The Property of an English collector
A fine sancai-glazed waterdropper
The eight-lobed vessel raised on three conch-shaped feet fashioned in resemblance to a cupped leaf with splayed sides, the interior decorated with a small eight-legged crab, its underside worked to allow liquid flowing through discharging from the spout modelled as a hollowed stem, all covered in vivid splashes of green and amber glaze, wooden stand and box.
8.7cm diam. (3).