Teapot

English (Staffordshire)
about 1740
Made at Staffordshire (England), Possibly made by Whieldon Factory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

13.2 x 17.5 x 8.4 cm (5 3/16 x 6 7/8 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.299

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware (creamware or agateware) and silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Teapot. Agate ware, blue, brown and light green mottle. In the form of two shells. Animal spout and serpent handle. Silver cover (later).

Provenance

Lent by Charles A. King, Feb. 11, 1913; Gift of Mrs. Charles A. King to the MFA in 1939 (Accession Date: February 9, 1939)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles A. King