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Description

Circular body with gold cipher "W" in (trace gold) oval; border around neck of double band of gold stars; traces of gold on lip of stepped spout; missing handle, but retaining leaf cluster terminals with traces of gold paint; cover (married) has berry, finial with blue enamel & gold leaves & borsder of double band of 3-dot clusters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Cipher in gold oval: ""W""
Material
enameling
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
covers (closures)
Enameled
enameling
foliation (pattern)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Star
stars
TEAPOT
Dimensions
3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1433.2
GUSN
7381

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