Teapot

English
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.907a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Globular teapot, modeled with overlapping grape leaves which also form curved spout and ajoure splayed baseband. Twig handle and finial. Yellow and green with puce veining.

Markings

unmarked

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection