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Teapot

1977.312 (RS116551)

Description

Squat, bulbous; urn-shaped body with conical lid; "C"-shaped metal handle with small scroll return on upper curve, originally enameled black; ovoid leaf stamped handle mounts; serpentine spout case with "V"-shaped indent; dome-shaped foot with copper base (added later).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
copper (metal)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Copper
copper (metal)
foliation (pattern)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
TEAPOT
teapots
tin (metal)
Dimensions
7.75 x 11.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.312
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3992

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