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Teapot

Description

Copper lusterware teapot. Blue bands adorn the body and cover. Simple scroll molded handle. Floral molded finial.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
Handwritten: Loose paper label inside: ""Mrs. H. Brownell's Teapot/ Providence, RI & Portsmouth, RI"" Affixed paper label on cover: ""Copper Lustre/ Much made/ from 1790 to 1850""
Material
copper (metal)
glazing (coating)
lusterware
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
copper (metal)
glazing (coating)
lusterware
Teapot
teapots
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
6 x 11 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.402AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Eva R. Greeley
GUSN
40291

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