Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1875

GUSN

GUSN-54986

Description

Round, pewter teapot with domed, hinged lid; black-painted wooden knop; curved spout; balck-painted wooden handle; and banded, circular base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
pewter (tin alloy)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Teapot

Label

Exhibited in DAPC, July 2000.

Inscription

"R.GLEASON" (stamped)

Maker

Gleason, Roswell, 1799-1887 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Dorchester, Massachusetts

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

8 1/4 x 8 1/4 (HxW), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Charles K. Davis

Accession Number

1949.171

Places

Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Massachusetts (United States)