Pair of Chinese Export Double Handle Kangxi Imari Sauce Boats
Chinese export porcelain sauce boats, circa first quarter of the 18th Century.
Dimensions: Each approximately 8⅜” x 6⅞” (including handles)
The early silver-form bodies are decorated in Imari floral designs in underglaze blue with overglaze iron red and gilt highlights.
There is a red and blue fan shape design under the spouts.
The handles are formed with animal heads.
Condition: The handles on one of the sauceboats have glaze losses; otherwise in excellent condition consistent with age and usage.