Lot 111 , A Chinese Yixing and pewter mounted five piece tea set tallest 15cm
A Chinese Yixing and pewter mounted five piece tea set tallest 15cm
All pieces have fine crazing to the inside, the short jug has an open crack running around the middle. Both bowls have hairline cracks to the rim. The pewter base of the teapot appears to have been crudely cut off. All pieces show signs of wear with some minor tarnish to pewter.
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Sold for £150