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Teapot

1977.862.1AB (RS117154)

Description

Angular hexagonal form with sharply flared rim; angular C-shaped handle with molded spur at side; shaped spout; body decorated with mulberry transfer print of Washington funerary vase in landscape; molding below rim decorated with foliate band and spearhead border; body waisted above foot; foot decorated with spearhead band; inverted bell shaped cover with eight panels; steam hole; foliate finish handle; mesh band with reserves on rim.

Details

Maker
Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)
Date
1829-1859
Inscriptions
Impressed and printed marks on various pieces: Podmore, Walker & Co.
Location of origin
Tunstall, England; England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Funeral
funerals
glazing (coating)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
TEAPOT
teapots
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Vase
vases
People and organizations
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
8.25 (H), 5.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.862.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4907

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