Chinese Blanc de Chine moulded libation cup made during the first half of the 18th Century at the kilns at Dehua. late Yongzheng early Qianlong
excellent shape with crisp moulding. The rim is slightly everted with delicate indents representing where the leaves end. The body is moulded as an opening lotus flower with leaves and stalks around the base and forming the feet.
the sides also have small butterflies.
The delicate shape is covered in a clear glaze over an excellent white body