Chinese 19 Century Dark Yixing Teapot with overhead handle with applied Light Clay Designs of Animals and a Bat; base of spout with single hole. Age related wear, small flakes to spout and edges of cover. Height to top of handle 4 1/2 inches (11.5 cm.) X width from side to spout 4 3/4 inches (12 cm.). NOTE: Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Eddie's Auction shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging.