Teapot

English
19th century
In the manner of Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Place of Creation: England

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 55.9 cm (6 1/4 x 22 in.) Height with lid: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.) Height with handle: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.) Height of spout: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5367a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware ("basalt"), copper handle

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pots (tea, coffee, chocolate)

Markings

No marks

Provenance

1891, bought in Antwerp by James Herbert Bullard (b. 1842 - d. 1914) and Martha G. Bullard (b. 1840), Springfield, MA; to their son, Edwin Woodbury Bullard (b. 1874 - d. 1959), Springfield, MA and Hampden, CT; 1959, by inheritance from Edwin Woodbury Bullard to his granddaughter, Virginia Bullard Larsen Symington, Wallingford, CT; 2009, gift of Mrs. Symington to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Virginia Bullard Larsen Symington in honor of James Herbert Bullard (1842–1914)