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Teapot w/ lid

Description

One teapot w/ lid. White porcelain w/ green and gold decoration. Scalloped rim, spout, lip and portion of C-shaped handle, trimmed w/ gold. Bottom section of pot is fluted, w/ a ground of light green overpainted(?) w/ gold (approx. 2" high). Main body of teapot is decorated w/ stylized palm trees on green w/ outlines in gold. Around the rim is a built-in "latch" which holds the lid in place. Scalloped lid is similar in design, but is a light blue, not green. Small rosette finial.

Details

Maker
New England Pottery Company (Maker)
Date
1889-1895
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom of pot: ""NEP"" in crown design Ink on bottom of pot: ""975""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
porcelain
printing (process)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
covers (closures)
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
palm leaf
Porcelain
porcelain
printing (process)
TEAPOT
teapots
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Tree
Dimensions
7.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5756AB
GUSN
26363

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