Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1818-1825

GUSN

GUSN-45167

Description

Blue transfer printed earthenware teapot. Floral motif surrounds the rim and cover. Landscape scene featuring pagodas, bridges, and willow trees adorns the body. Superimposed gold gilding in a Greek key pattern surrounds the body and cover. Gold gilding accents finial, handle, and spout.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Printed on bottom of both: ""SPODE""

Maker

Spode, Josiah (Maker)

Location of Origin

Stoke, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

6 x 10 1/2 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge

Accession Number

1950.306AB