A Chinese export coffee cup imported to Europe with an underglaze blue and carved floral decoration, and decorated in Europe with a band of baskets of flowers and lake scenes with a man fishing from a boat. This decoration is likely to be Dutch (Amsterdams Bont). Height of cup 6.3 cm.
Date: circa 1725 to 1740
Condition: this cup is in very good condition with no chips or cracks or restoration there is a small glaze fault inside the rim of the cup.