Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-24860

Description

Molded white clay body w/ blue pearled glaze. "Flow blue" transfer printed decoration in pattern called "Schinde" featuring coral-like floral branches, daisy blossoms and oriental garden scenes. Teapot--round faceted body w/ conforming foot. Shaped handle broken off and missing. High domed top w/ repainted knop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
ironstone (pottery)
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Ironstone
Scinde
Flow blue
TEAPOT

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Alcock, John & George (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.5 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.160.3