Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-18868

Description

Teapot w/ molded bamboo decoration; pink interior; brown bamboo-like handle and base; bamboo leaves around body; yellow coloration around lid and top half of body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
bamboo (material)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin glaze
tin (metal)
bamboo (material)
maiolica
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Majolica
Bamboo
TEAPOT

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: ""ETRUSCAN MAJOLICA/ GHS/ E. 10""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Griffen, Smith & Hill (Maker)

Location of Origin

Phoenixville, PA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

6.75 x 7.5 (HxW), 4.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1060.1AB

Reference Notes

copyright

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)