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Teapot

Description

Molded white clay body w/ blue pearled glaze. "Flow blue" transfer printed decoration in pattern called "Schinde" featuring coral-like floral branches, daisy blossoms and oriental garden scenes. Teapot--round faceted body w/ conforming foot. Shaped handle broken off and missing. High domed top w/ repainted knop.

Details

Maker
Alcock, John & George (Maker)
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
See description.
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Flow blue
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Scinde
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
7.5 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.160.3
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24860

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