Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-14582

Description

Rounded squat form w/ unglazed tan exterior and clear glazed interior; decorated w/ painted and enameled flying cranes, daisy-like flowers in white, blue, and yellow, and green and red carnations; the cranes and daisies in relief. Each piece w/ "ruffled" rim edged in gold and the necks banded in brown and tan striped "roping" tied in bow at handle. Teapot w/ arched spout edged in gold and bamboo handle. Cover of circular, domed form w/ basket weave-like incised design and onion finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
bamboo (material)
earthenware
enameling
bamboo (material)
Earthenware
Enameled
Bamboo
TEAPOT

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.75 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.537.2AB