Motifs of dragons and clouds with stylized patterns. Brass gilt throughout.
Teapot: White earthenware on a round footed base with navy blue and brass gilt decoration throughout, with two dragons to each side on white backgrounds surrounded by clouds and numerous pink and robin's egg blue smaller dragons throughout, as well as 11 stylized yellow dragons outlined in copper gilt to the rim. Brass rim to pot and lid, which has two stylized dragons in pink and robin's egg blue and stylized pointed bronze finial with rich brown patina. Light green to base and interior. Teacups: Identical decorative schemes as teapot, with two dragons on each cup. Â
Dimensions: 2.25"H x 3.25"W handle to rim (cups), 7.75"H x 9.5"W handle to spout (pot)
Country of Origin: Japan