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Teapot

1977.662AB (RS116980)

Description

Squared, swelling shape with squared base; molded white clay body with S-shaped spout; scalloped lip receiving squared "hipped" dome lid originally with finial (broken off); underglaze blue transfer print decoration: central Tyrolean-type cottage scene; dotted patterned scroll foot border; scroll and floral border at mouth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1870
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
underglazing
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cottage
cottages
Earthenware
earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
TEAPOT
teapots
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Underglazed
underglazing
vitrification
Dimensions
7 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.662AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4421

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