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Teapot w/ cover

1939.401AB (RS33564)

Description

All-over silver lustre; oval body w/ lobed, faceted sides and vertical and horizontal bands of beading in relief; spout w/ slight scroll in relief at end and vertical beading on neck; scrolled, pointed handle; scalloped collar; scallop-edged, lobed cover w/ beading in relief and ovoid button finial w/ miniature beading. A= Teapot B= Cover

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Inscriptions
Handwritten on bottom of cover; ""Silver Lustre/ Wedgwood 1776?/ to 1800+, Latest/ about 1850""
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
luster (textile)
silver (color)
silver (metal)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
covers (closures)
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
luster (textile)
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
silver (color)
silver (metal)
Silver Lustre
TEAPOT
teapots
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
6 x 11 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.401AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
40290

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