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1933.699.1AB (RS207666)

Description

Child-sized whiteware teapot squat-shaped with rectangular knop, scrolled spout and tall, pointy, scrolled handle with brown transfer-printed scene of two figures on a boat approaching a pavilion with trees, flowers, and building in the distance, scrollwork and flower spray border around the lid and rim of teapot. Part of a fifteen piece tea set.

Details

Label
Tea set used in exhibition "Yankee Remix" at Mass Mus of Contemporary Art, May 2003-April 2004.
Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Children's food service tools and equipment
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Teapot
teapots
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.699.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
35789
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