Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1845-1870

GUSN

GUSN-4421

Description

Squared, swelling shape with squared base; molded white clay body with S-shaped spout; scalloped lip receiving squared "hipped" dome lid originally with finial (broken off); underglaze blue transfer print decoration: central Tyrolean-type cottage scene; dotted patterned scroll foot border; scroll and floral border at mouth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
earthenware
vitrification
transfer printing
underglazing
cottages
Earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
Underglazed
Transfer Printed
Cottage
TEAPOT

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

7 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.662AB