Teapot

Chinese for export


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 5 5/8"; L. 9"

Accession Number

1977.729a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cylindrical, heavy, with chunky spout and rather short handle modeled and with petal design at lower joining. Narrow sloping shoulder, flat cover with large recumbent dog finial, hold between paws. Garlands on shoulder and cover, circles on sides enclosing ribboned medallion for monogram OS (Oliver Smith) and MEMENTO on scroll. Set with 16-18. 55. See also 36.348 and App. 55.

Credit Line

Gift of Eveleth C. Cowles