Teapot

Chinese, for the European market
18th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .102 H.

Accession Number

92.2662a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain, overglaze enamels

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White with deep blue band on which is running vine in gold; basket of flowers on each side; twisted handle. Spray of leaves on knob. 92.2662-2675 a set.

Provenance

1892, gift of Mrs. Henry P. Sturgis (Elizabeth Orne Paine Sturgis) (b.1826-d.1911), Beverly MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 1, 1892)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Sturgis