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Teapot

Description

Squat, rounded octagonal body with mustard yellow glaze and molded vine and flower decoration in relief on body and cover; berry finial; scrolled and twisted handle.

Details

Maker
American Pottery Co. (Maker)
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Impressed: ""AMERICAN/ POTTERY CO./ JERSEY CITY"" Note in Miss Jewell's hand: ""mark that of Am. Pottery Co., Jersey City/ see Barber 1904 'Marks of American Potters' p.42"" ""Designed by Daniel Greatback""
Location of origin
Jersey City, NJ, USA
Material
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
Berry
berry
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
molding (forming)
relief (sculpture techniques)
Relief Molded
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
TEAPOT
teapots
Vine
vines
Dimensions
3.5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.227AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
48285

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