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1998.1060.1AB (RS23676)

Description

Teapot w/ molded bamboo decoration; pink interior; brown bamboo-like handle and base; bamboo leaves around body; yellow coloration around lid and top half of body.

Details

Maker
Griffen, Smith & Hill (Maker)
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: ""ETRUSCAN MAJOLICA/ GHS/ E. 10""
Location of origin
Phoenixville, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
bamboo (material)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
maiolica
Majolica
TEAPOT
teapots
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
6.75 x 7.5 (HxW), 4.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1060.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18868
Reference Notes
copyright

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