Water dropper in the form of a sitting hen

LL 6666


Water dropper, one of a pair (to LL 6665), in the form a sitting hen with chickens beside her. Cover formed of a lotus leaf on which is a chicken. The beak is open to allow the water to pour out, and the tail is curled round to form a handle. Porcelain with colour glazes - brownish yellow on the body and feathers picked out with green, aubergine, and black.