Beautiful tea kettle sold for 200 million, the relation of pot made in 18th century to China
Everyone is excited to see, understand and keep with them the things that come out of the womb of history. One such unique tea kettle is in discussion at the moment.
Made of 18th century, this kettle is blue in color and it has been sold during the auction for £ 2million i.e. in Indian currency it is worth more than 20 million 30 lakh rupees.
It is being told that the tea kettle was made during the year 1740 and it was prepared for the then King Qianlong of China. It was bought by an officer and his wife in the year 1925 from a dealer in London after the First World War. Although its price was kept at £800,000 i.e. 80 million, but later its bidding increased.
6 inch kettle sold for 20 crores
According to the report of The Sun, this kettle is 6 inches wide and is made of bronze. More such kettles are present in museums in Taipei, Taiwan and America. In the auction, the initial price of the kettle was kept more than 8 crores, but in the auction it gradually pulled up to more than 17 crores 24 lakhs 93 thousand. Kettle was being bid in Central London’s Mayfair. Its entire price was settled for more than 20 crore 30 lakh rupees. While auctioning it was told that this is a very rare and historical piece, which was made for the king himself.
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Teapot boasts history
It is being told that the kettle has been bought by the Far East collector. This was a lost legacy of Chinese history, which has been recovered by Chinese collectors. There are pictures of mountains and lakes on top of the kettle. Along with this, there is a beautiful shining in the kettle decorated with some flowers and butterflies artwork. There is also a royal mark of that time on the tea kettle.