Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1851

GUSN

GUSN-50900

Description

Undecorated octagonal-shaped w/ fluted lobes and splayed body on base; double band at top and high domed cover; also fluted and lobed w/ vegetal finial; hexagonal curved spout w/ applied fleur de lis; scrolling loop handle w/ applied fleur de lis thumbpiece.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
ironstone (pottery)
Ironstone
TEAPOT

Inscription

Incised underglaze on underside: ""T & R BOOTE"" underneath English registration mark w/ transcribed date of : July 21, 1851.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Boote, Thomas & Richard, 1842-1906 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9.25 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.503AB