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Teapot

Description

Applied traingular spout with gilt scrolled highlighting; bulbous pitcher form, with circular mouth with notches to receive lid; S-shaped handle with spur and molded volutes; body decorated with handpainted enamel floral sprigs; single gilt band at bottom; no foot; lid is domed with applied rose and stem finial; gilt border and conformign floral sprigs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Porcelain
Sprig
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
4.875 x 5.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1139AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6081

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