Carved Stone Tea Set
click for more pictures for item CA519
Chinese Carved Lacquered Stone Tea Set
It is made of carved lacquered stone possibly soapstone.
The teapot is 5" tall and is decorated with a carved dragon on both sides. The handle and spout are dragons also.
The footed tray is 9" x 7" and has 3 carved dragons and a phoenix. The tray has mother of pearl inlaid peaches and carps and men playing a board game.
The cups are 1 1/2" tall and are decorated with a carved dragon on one side and a flaming ball or pearl on the other side.
The underside of the teapot lid has some dings.
The other items have only slight lacquer loss.