Teapot with Cover

Globular with straight neck & baseband. Straight spout. Scroll handle. Arms of Seymour, Dukes of Somerset, on each side, flowers between, chain on shoulder. Domed & flanged cover with chain & flowers, pointed gilded knob finial. Set with 51.1163-1176.

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

Teapot with Cover

  • Chinese for export, about 1755
China for export
Dimensions
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamels and gilding
Classification
Ceramics
Type
Chinese export, -Chinese Export-
Accession Number
51.1162a-b
On view
Simone and Alan Hartman Galleries (Newland House) - 241B

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