Erotic subject saucer

Erotic subject saucer



An erotic subject (sometimes known as the 'acupuncture' pattern) saucer decorated with a couple entwined on a rug, the female wielding a needle in her left hand, the male with his hand on her right breast within a star shaped panel within a moulded border. the back with moulded panels of flowers and scrolling lotus.

Condition: chip at rim on the back, otherwise fine.

Kangxi period (1662-1722).


Diameter 11.2 cm / 4 12"