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1952.33.1AB (RS214932)

Description

Ovoid form porcelain teapot with lid. Imari design. Cobalt blue, orange and gilt design of leaves, tendrils, abstract motifs, and stylized flowers on white background in three reserves separated by gilt leaf sprays and pendant flowers on cobalt blue background in a broad central band outlined in gilt. White foot banded with gilt. Shoulder has gilt leaf band on white background. Gilt on outside of S-scroll handle with gilt thumb rest. Gilt spout has oval medallion with white background and stylized gilt flower on front. Molded gilt feather design on top of spout. Lid with similar design of two reserves. White oval medallion topped by faceted gilt knop.

Details

Maker
Coalport (Maker)
Date
1805-1815
Location of origin
England, SHROPSHIRE
Material
enameling
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Shropshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
enameling
floral patterns
gilding
hand-painted
Imari
porcelain
Teapot
teapots
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
6 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.33.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. John B. Morris Jr.
GUSN
17612

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