Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-10866

Description

Broken pearlware teapot of hexagonal shape and neo-classical design, with polychrome enamel and panels of yellow-ground and manganese transfer print of classical female and cupid, raised decoration - and a hexagonal lid with classical female and cupid finial; old and new breakage, now in many broken pieces. (needs much conservation.)

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
enamel paint
molding (forming)
pearlware
transfer printing
Neoclassical
Pearlware
Molded
Enamel
Neoclassical
Transfer Printed
TEAPOT

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.617