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Teapot

1977.856.1AB (RS117150)

Description

Bulbous form with wide angled shoulders and narrow rectangular foot, with molded ribbed body; molded angular C-shaped handle and shaped spout; square domed cover with flattened urn shaped finial; decorated with overglaze pink and green swags, red blossoms and bluebells.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
overglazing
pearlware
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blossom
Bluebell
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
Overglazed
overglazing
Pearlware
pearlware
Swag
swags
TEAPOT
teapots
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
6.75 x 11.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.856.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4774

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