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Teapot

Description

Hand-thrown, buff-colored, semi-vitrified clay body w/ white glaze. Round, slightly squat body, canted at bottom and tapering to recessed circular bottom. Glaze wiped away from base. Circular neck and mouth. Slightly domed lid w/ button knop. Straight spout. Two applied rings to receive handle. Wire handle wrapped w/ leather w/ decorative braid at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1925
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
leather
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
leather
Leather
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
5 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.231AB
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25173

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