Yixing Stoneware from the Mr and Mrs Gerard Hawthorn Collection: Part II (lots 501-545)
An Yixing stoneware 'justice' cup, gongdaobei
Late Qing dynasty Finely moulded in the form of a lotus leaf supported on three seed feet, the interior with a figure of a laughing child holding a peach, with hair tied up and wearing loose robes. 10.4cm long.
For a 'justice cup' sold at auction, see the example from Part I of this collection, sold in these rooms, 28 November 2011, lot 213.
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