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Teapot

German (Meissen)
late 19th century
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

13.6 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

91.221a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White ground with gold bands around foot piece, on handle, spout and neck; a broad band of deep green grape leaves around the body and a plain green band on cover.

Markings

Mark: 6 (in pale red).

Provenance

1891, gift of Caroline Isabella Wilby, Boston, (d.1897) to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 3, 1891)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss C. I. Wilby