Teapot w/ lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1889-1895

GUSN

GUSN-26363

Description

One teapot w/ lid. White porcelain w/ green and gold decoration. Scalloped rim, spout, lip and portion of C-shaped handle, trimmed w/ gold. Bottom section of pot is fluted, w/ a ground of light green overpainted(?) w/ gold (approx. 2" high). Main body of teapot is decorated w/ stylized palm trees on green w/ outlines in gold. Around the rim is a built-in "latch" which holds the lid in place. Scalloped lid is similar in design, but is a light blue, not green. Small rosette finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
covers (closures)
porcelain
glazing (coating)
printing (process)
ironstone (pottery)
tin (metal)
palm leaf
Porcelain
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Tree
TEAPOT

Inscription

Stamped on bottom of pot: ""NEP"" in crown design Ink on bottom of pot: ""975""

Additional Identification Number

P1383

Maker

New England Pottery Company (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

7.5 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1998.5756AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)