Teapot

English (Staffordshire)
about 1760


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

14.13 cm (5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.756a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

“Cauliflower design”. Elongated globular, scroll handle, curved spout, inset cover with knob finial (broken & mended). Molded & glazed in cauliflower design. No mark.

Provenance

Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation