Teapot with Lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1933

GUSN

GUSN-12164

Description

Blue and white transfer print pattern "Real Old Willow" with gilt overglaze decoration; borders are alternating diaper reserves with gilt edge; central tranditional pagoda house and river willow pattern scene in Far Eastern manner. 2) Bulbous squat form with a curved spout and a C-shaped handle. Bell form top with finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
covers (closures)
earthenware
gilding
overglazing
transfer printing
Orientalism
willow (wood)
Earthenware
Staffordshire
Willow
Transfer Printed
Overglazed
Gilded
Pagoda
Orientalism
TEAPOT

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Booth's Ltd. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England; Tunstall, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

5.75 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1049.2