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Teapot

1986.537.2AB (RS25201)

Description

Rounded squat form w/ unglazed tan exterior and clear glazed interior; decorated w/ painted and enameled flying cranes, daisy-like flowers in white, blue, and yellow, and green and red carnations; the cranes and daisies in relief. Each piece w/ "ruffled" rim edged in gold and the necks banded in brown and tan striped "roping" tied in bow at handle. Teapot w/ arched spout edged in gold and bamboo handle. Cover of circular, domed form w/ basket weave-like incised design and onion finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bamboo (material)
earthenware
enameling
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
earthenware
Earthenware
Enameled
enameling
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
4.75 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.537.2AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14582

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