Teapot and Cover

Chinese export
18th century


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

15 x 19.1 cm (5 7/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1982.100a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hard-paste porcelain, spherical with low relief flowers and insects, framed quadrilobed panels on sides and domed cover, straight spout, c-shaped handle, bulb-shaped knop; underglaze blue on spout, handle, and top of finial, blue cell border on cover and shoulder; interior scene of three women and children with parrot in polychrome and gold-both sides, flower sprays in panels on cover.

Markings

Unmarked.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson