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Teapot with cover

Description

TEA SERVICE: Primary border: blue enamel with gold loops; secondary border: blue and gold huskchain; main decoration: gold flower sprig on shield draped in blue and gold mantel with tassels and topped with blue and gold ribbons. TEAPOT: Drum-shaped with straight, stepped spout with traces of gold on mouth; reeded, twisted handle with leafy terminals; primary border around neck; secondary border around base; cover has gold berry finial and blue enamel border with gold star.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
covers (closures)
Enameled
enameling
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
5.5 x 9.5 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2964.1AB
GUSN
37478

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