Teapot with cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-37478

Description

TEA SERVICE: Primary border: blue enamel with gold loops; secondary border: blue and gold huskchain; main decoration: gold flower sprig on shield draped in blue and gold mantel with tassels and topped with blue and gold ribbons. TEAPOT: Drum-shaped with straight, stepped spout with traces of gold on mouth; reeded, twisted handle with leafy terminals; primary border around neck; secondary border around base; cover has gold berry finial and blue enamel border with gold star.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
covers (closures)
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Porcelain
Painted
Enameled
Chinese Export
TEAPOT

Additional Identification Number

1934.2964.1A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5.5 x 9.5 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.2964.1AB