Teapot and cover; porcelain; globular with plain handle and short spout; raised acanthus leaf decoration enamelled in blue round lower body, rim and cover; gilded spout, handle and edges and infill rococo decoration; contained within separate reserves, painted in colours, are seven portraits of figures in a variety of dress: a hussar with a bow and arrow, a black male and a black female, a jocky wearing a strap, a gentleman with a pipe, huntress wearing tricorn and a woman wearing a crown and holding a sceptre; marked; from a service.
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