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Miniature Teapot

1949.174 (RS104218)

Description

Miniature pewter teapot with long, curved spout. Urn-shaped body on raised foot. Hinged, domed lid with knopl. S-shaped, black painted wooden handle with thumb rest.

Details

Maker
Gleason, Roswell, 1799-1887 (Maker)
Date
1825-1875
Location of origin
Dorchester, Massachusetts
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
miniatures (toys)
pewter (tin alloy)
Teapot
teapots
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.174
Credit Line
Gift from Charles K. Davis
GUSN
54989

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