Four Gentlemen Tea Set
Size: Teapot H12cm x 22cm x 12cm x 96cL, cup H5.5cm x Dia 7.5cm, tray 27.5cm x 27.5cm
Four white fine china teacups accompany a tray and teapot in pewter decorated with the delicately sculpted motifs of lingzhi, the ‘ten thousand’ wan character pattern for longevity, and the four gentlemen. A wood finial and handle in mahogany-stained nyatoh accentuate the teapot.
Space is available for personalisation.
About the collection
Collectively known in Chinese art and literature as the Four Gentlemen, the plum blossom, orchid, bamboo and chrysanthemum have exemplified the high moral conduct and noble ideals of a gentleman since the 10th century.