I recently purchased a small teapot from an antiques fair and I'm unsure what the mark means. I'm presuming it's likely a modern reproduction, but my attempts to find someone to translate this have failed me.
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It says: 雍正 年 制 Yōngzhèng nián zhi (zhi' here means 'manufactured')
You can read that as: 'made in the year of Yōngzhèng'
Yōngzhèng: Qing Emperor 1722 - 1735
Don't know about antiques, but that says it is Qing dynasty! If you get a million for it, I'll send you my alipay :)！