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Teapot

1952.246 (RS30591)

Description

Round, pewter teapot on round foot. Domed, hinged lid and mushroom-shaped knop; three-sided short spout; and curved handle.

Details

Maker
Danforth, Josiah (Pewterer)
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
"J. DANFORTH [in triangle] / No. 5" (stamped)
Location of origin
Middletown, Massachusetts
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
Teapot
teapots
tin (metal)
Dimensions
7 3/4 x 8 3/4 (HxW), 4 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.246
Credit Line
Museum Accession from Pratt
GUSN
45436

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