Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-6081

Description

Applied traingular spout with gilt scrolled highlighting; bulbous pitcher form, with circular mouth with notches to receive lid; S-shaped handle with spur and molded volutes; body decorated with handpainted enamel floral sprigs; single gilt band at bottom; no foot; lid is domed with applied rose and stem finial; gilt border and conformign floral sprigs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
porcelain
floral patterns
Porcelain
Painted
Sprig
TEAPOT

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.875 x 5.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1139AB