The ‘hundred butterflies’ pattern is a traditional guangcai pattern.
The Chinese word ‘butterfly’ is a homonym with the ancient word ‘耋’ which literally means seventy to eighty years of age, thus butterfly symbolizes longevity, and a blessing for happiness.
K11 Craft & Guild Foundation
(Tea Pot) 12cm x 9cm x 11cm
(Cup) H: 4.3cm, Diameter: 6.7cm /pc