Three Yixing stoneware appliqué-decorated teapots and covers
Early Qing dynasty
Modelled as a lotus bud wrapped with six petal panels with further lotus, surmounted with a seed pod cover with a crab knop, together with other two teapots with appliqué design of twigged flowers to the sides, one surmounted with a recumbent water buffalo.
The largest: 14cm long. (3).