• D9037. Cashmire Palette Teapot and Cover
Delft, circa 1715
Marked Roos in iron-red for De Roos (The Rose) factory and moulded O
The disc-form body molded on either side with a slightly convex central roundel painted with a phoenix within a border of flowering branches and insects repeated as further decoration on the shoulders, lower body, curved spout and loop handle, the neck encircled with an iron-red chain band, the foot with a crosshatched band, and the cover with flowering branches between iron-red herringbone borders below the blue bell-shaped knop.
Height: 14 cm. (5 1/2 in.)