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Teapot

1916.40 (RS30552)

Description

Round Pewter teapot with hinged lid with a black-painted wooden ornament; curved spout thicker at base. Black-painted wooden durved handle with thumb rest; round body sits on a 2.75 inch tall stand, grooved band around its belly and another band right below the lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"B / 4" (Engraved)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
britannia metal
pewter (tin alloy)
Teapot
teapots
tin (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8 1/4 x 8 1/2 (HxW), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1916.40
Credit Line
Mrs. Evelyn May Guilford
GUSN
27330

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