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Teapot and cover

1986.155AB (RS25141)

Description

Japanese porcelain teapot w/ bamboo handle of globular form w/ raised collar and fitted drop-in lid, painted w/ polychrome enamels and gilt highlights w/ (?) busy floral and bird decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1925
Inscriptions
Painted on underside of lid: 6-character mark (pattern?, decoration?--cannot transcribe)
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
enameling
gilding
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
covers (closures)
Enameled
enameling
Gilded
gilding
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
Porcelain
porcelain
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
4.125 x 5.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.155AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14142

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