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Chinese characters on teapot


lonny tao

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I have a little yixing teapot for decoration.

There are some Chinese characters on it but what it means...somebody can tell me?

And some small characters, maybe the name of the fabric?

A better photo for the small characters was not possible.

 

 

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The verse on the teapot is 野店臨西浦,門前有橘花 (a little inn next to the west side of river bank, there are orange flowers in front of its door) from a Tang Dynasty poem "宿江店" .

 

Here is a calligraphy work about this peom and the caption reads "Lodging at a Hotel by River" -> http://www.ly-tw.net/photos/2012ex/x14.html

 

I can't read the picture on the right, too blurry.

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Thanks for the translation.

Its a part of a poem, thats nice.

I asked the man in the shop that sell me this teapot, a Chinese man but he did not know.

The last picture, I already said its not good but these characters are verry small so a good photo is not possible.

Maybe I try again.

 

Lonny

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