Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-25172

Description

Buff-colored clay body w/ deep brown mineral glaze. Bennington/ Rockingham type. Molded body. High modified cylindrical form, w/ faintly faceted body tapering slightly to circular mouth w/ deep flange to receive lid (missing). Rounded at bottom w/ three-part footring. Applied molded C-shaped handle w/ leafy spur. Shaped spout w/ central banding. Body w/ Mandarin figures in relief. (Maker's mark or signature smeared into glaze on bottom).

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
earthenware
Earthenware
TEAPOT

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

6.5 x 9 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1985.230