Teapot

English (Staffordshire)
about 1765


Object Place: Europe, Staffordshire, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

12.06 x 18.41 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.649a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed cream-colored earthenware

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Lead-glazed earthenware. Hexagonal body with molded chinoiserie decoration on six panels including scenes of a boy with a bird and a woman with a bowl of fruit and a child. Floral-molded spout. Cabbage leaf handle. Lid and shoulder are scroll-molded. Finial is in the form of a flower. Green glaze with uncolored and manganese panels, manganese finial. Lid and rim are repaired.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine