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Teapot

about 1715


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

9.21 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.261a-b

Medium or Technique

Unglazed red stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Elers type. Redware, globular body flattened top and bottom. Turned finial, high straight spout, scroll handle, bands of decorative incising & between on each side, applied squirrel (?) on pedestal in scroll flanked by flower sprays. Applied designs on cover.

Markings

Label on reverse: D.M. & P. Manheim, New York

Provenance

1956; bequest of George Washington Wales by exchange to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales, by exchange