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Teapot

1965.59AB (RS207406)

Description

White porcelain triangular teapot with hand-painted butterflies, sprays of leaves and flowers, with gold bands. Molded rope handle and knots on body and lid with gold highlights.

Details

Maker
Haviland & Co. (Maker)
Date
1879
Inscriptions
"HAVILAND & CO LIMOGES" (Printed in brown)
"H & Co/ L" (Printed in dark green)
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Material
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Butterfly
Gilded
gilding
Hand Painted
hand-painted
Japonais
Japonaiserie
porcelain
Porcelain
Teapot
teapots
Vessel, Drink Serving
People and organizations
Clarck Adams & Clarck
Dimensions
9 1/2 x 5 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.59AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss E. H. Handy
GUSN
47136

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