Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1829-1859

GUSN

GUSN-4907

Description

Angular hexagonal form with sharply flared rim; angular C-shaped handle with molded spur at side; shaped spout; body decorated with mulberry transfer print of Washington funerary vase in landscape; molding below rim decorated with foliate band and spearhead border; body waisted above foot; foot decorated with spearhead band; inverted bell shaped cover with eight panels; steam hole; foliate finish handle; mesh band with reserves on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
ironstone (pottery)
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
funerals
vases
Ironstone
Tin Glazed
Vase
Funeral
Transfer Printed
TEAPOT

Inscription

Impressed and printed marks on various pieces: Podmore, Walker & Co.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Podmore, Walker & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England; England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8.25 (H), 5.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.862.1AB