Teapot

English
about 1765
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

13.6 x 19 x 10.5 cm (5 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.758a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain

Globular with slight baseband & narrow cylindrical neck. Curved spout & simple handle. Domed flanged cover with open flower finial. Scalloped mulberry line in lozenge form encloses flowers in shell and butterfly on sides. Sprigs of flowers & insects on cover & flanking handle & spout.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation