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Teapot

1991.1101 (RS21261)

Description

A teapot of pear form, with undulating ribbed sides and a conforming, domed hinged lid with a flower blossom knop. With a "C" scroll handle and an "S" shaped spout with lobed base. It is raised on four scrolled feet with scalloped skirt.

Details

Maker
Reed & Barton (Maker)
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Impressed on the bottom is: 1760/REED & BARTON/6 .
Location of origin
Taunton, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Britannia
floral patterns
Flower Blossom
flowers (plants)
Rococo Revival
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
9 x 8.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1101
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3315

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