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Teapot

1943.274AB (RS211492)

Description

Blue transfer-printed earthenware footed teapot. Floral motif surrounds a scene depicting Lafayette at the grave of Franklin. Pointed rectangular finial.

Details

Maker
Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
The impressed handwritten inscription on the bottom reads: (on impression): WOOD, (on paper label): Dr. S. Foskit/Wilbraham.
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Teapot
teapots
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 12 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.274AB
Credit Line
In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington
GUSN
11016
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Title Pitcher Accession number 1943.259

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