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1951.164 (RS33583)

Description

SERVICE: Primary border: gold swags and tassels and sawtooth band with dot centers; secondary border: gold husk chain. (Traces of) gold basket as main decoration. TEAPOT: Drum-shaped with straight, stepped spout with traces of gold; reeded, twisted handle with gold decoration on spine and leafy, gold terminals; primary border around top; secondary border around base; gold band around neck; traces of basket on sides. Cover (probably not original) has red spearhead border & berry finial with red leaves; traces of basket on sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
China
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Fruit Basket
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
6 x 10 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1951.164
GUSN
3428

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