Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1850

GUSN

GUSN-290686

Description

Pink luster teapot with lid. Teapot (a) oval in shape with four feet and molded sides. Sides painted pink with pink luster design of a house with trees and birds. Pink luster stripe along edge of spout and teapot mouth. Lid (b) with molded flower knop and pink luster stripe on lid and flower.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
earthenware
luster (optical property)
Teapot

Inscription

"1" (pink luster)

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7 x 11 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.343AB

Date

1790-1850 (Probably)