Teapot

English
about 1752
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769), Attributed to Jefferyes Hamett O'Neale (Irish, active in England 1734–1801)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

9.21 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.723

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hexagonal globular teapot with straight neck (no cover). Short hight spout, scroll handle. One side has Aesop’s “Horse and Stag”, opposite has river scene. Peach fluorescence.

Inscription

Unmarked

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection