Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1829

GUSN

GUSN-31256

Description

Blue transfer-printed earthenware teapot. Rectangular molded finial. Foliate and diamond design adorns the cover, rim, handle, and spout. Scene of Jedburgh Abbey on exterior body and spout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
fishing
Vessel, Drink Serving
Teapot
Teapot

Inscription

"Teapot/ Scene. Ledburg/ Abbey. maker/ Stubbs/ cracked/ $6.00" (Applied)

Maker

Stubbs, Joseph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

7.5 x 11 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.127