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

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