Teapot

Swiss
about 1775
Made at Zurich Manufactory (Switzerland)


Object Place: Europe, Zurich, Switzerland

Dimensions

9.2 x 16.2 x 9.1 cm (3 5/8 x 6 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.475a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Delicately painted flowers; the cover has flower bud for knob; a bird’s beak for spout.

Provenance

Acquired in Lausanne, Switzerland by Mr. and Mrs. George W. Wales; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Wales to the MFA in 1895 (Accession Date: March 28, 1895)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales