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Child's Teapot

1982.207.1AB (RS211855)

Description

Miniature porcelain teapot (a) with lid (b). Dark blue transfer-printed chinoiserie pattern with scene of three people in boat, pagodas, fence, and willows.

Details

Label
In exhibit "Martha Anne Kuhn" at the Bostonian Society June 2000 to August 2000.
Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
"19" [or "61"] (impressed)
Associated Building
Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Boat
Children's food service tools and equipment
Chinoiserie
Fence
Flower
glazing (coating)
Landscape
molding (forming)
Pavillion
People
porcelain
Teapot
teapots
transfer printing
Trellis
Vessel, Drink Serving
Willow
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.207.1AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Bowser
GUSN
50178

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