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Teapot

1977.865AB (RS116775)

Description

Rectangular form with bulbous side; body molded with vertical gadrooning and horizontal molding below shoulder; modified C-shaped handle with spurred flat top; molded spout with ribbing on lower half; black glazed interior; silver lustered exterior; floral finial with wide brim with ribbing around dome; domed cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
lusterware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
Gadroon
gadrooning
lusterware
Lusterware
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
5.5 x 10.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.865AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4763

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