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Teapot

Description

Porcelain teapot with globular body and widely spaced ribs. Spout is short and placed high towards lid with scrollwork on upper and lower serfaces. Handle is "C" shaped with raised zig-zag down the center. Outline of piece is painted in rose palette with fine scrolls banded together around rim with pink and orange floral pendants. Body of teapot is painted on two sides with a large pink, purple, orange and green floral bouquet and gilt accents.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
porcelain
Teapot
teapots
Dimensions
4 7/8 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.617
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
258685

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