Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1815

GUSN

GUSN-3428

Description

SERVICE: Primary border: gold swags and tassels and sawtooth band with dot centers; secondary border: gold husk chain. (Traces of) gold basket as main decoration. TEAPOT: Drum-shaped with straight, stepped spout with traces of gold; reeded, twisted handle with gold decoration on spine and leafy, gold terminals; primary border around top; secondary border around base; gold band around neck; traces of basket on sides. Cover (probably not original) has red spearhead border & berry finial with red leaves; traces of basket on sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
baskets (containers)
Chinese export
Porcelain
Painted
Gilded
Fruit Basket
Chinese Export
TEAPOT

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

6 x 10 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1951.164