Chinese Export Armorial Covered Tureen and Tea Caddy, 18th century, small chamfered rectangular tureen with cassia flower knop and reeded lapped handles with fruit terminals, the cover and sides ornamented with a coat of arms, with undulating fruiting vine border; and a tea caddy decorated with a wreath and crown, inscribed monograms, and "1793" date, with gilt-starred cobalt blue border, (imperfections), tureen ht. 4 3/4, wd. 5 3/4, lg. 9 1/4; caddy ht. 5 in.
Provenance: The estate of Peter L. Rosenberg.
Tureen- knop reattached, with gilt loss small hairline beside knop, 1/2 in. glaze loss, and a couple small repairs on bowl rim, few flakes of enamel loss to decoration, some enamel loss to red and green striped cover border.
Tea Caddy- 3/4 in. curved hairline from rim, no cover,
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