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Teapot

Description

Pink luster teapot with lid. Teapot (a) oval in shape with four feet and molded sides. Sides painted pink with pink luster design of a house with trees and birds. Pink luster stripe along edge of spout and teapot mouth. Lid (b) with molded flower knop and pink luster stripe on lid and flower.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1850
Probably
Inscriptions
"1" (pink luster)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
earthenware
luster (optical property)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
luster (optical property)
Teapot
teapots
Dimensions
7 x 11 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.343AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290686

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