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Miniature Teapot with Cover

1944.27AB (RS33676)

Description

Teapot with cover. Teapot has a drum-shaped with straight spout and a twisted handle with red leafy terminals and red decoration on spine. Cover has a red berry finial. Border on cover and edge of body is comprised of a chain of blue, red, and orange flowers. Floral bunch of blue, green, and pink flowers painted on both sides. Part of a partial child's tea service, 1944.27-.32.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
covers (closures)
enameling
porcelain
Teapot
teapots
Vessel, Drink Serving
Dimensions
4 1/4 x 7 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.27AB
Credit Line
Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.
GUSN
53650

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