19th century, Chinese export; polychrome and white porcelain; flared body with pierced lid; body with raised decoration; the reserves decorated with enameled figural scenes of court life with gold to their hair; on a later wooden stand. Unmarked. Approx. h. 8", w. 7.625"; on stand height of 10.5". Provenance: From the Estate of Mr. Cecil S. Whitehead, Jr., Atlanta, Georgia.
Lid does not fit correctly, possibly replaced; flake to foot of pot.