Teapot with lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1740-1760

GUSN

GUSN-6830

Description

Blue and white: scalloped foot; double tongue band (bianco-sopra-bianco) around base of lobed body; blue diaper band around body contains bianco-sopra-bianco butterflies and vines; "sunburst" band around neck of body; blue button finial; replaced brass handle; tin spout with scalloped terminal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
covers (closures)
brass (alloy)
porcelain
silver (metal)
underglazing
Chinese export
Vessel, Drink Serving
Teapot
Teapot

Additional Identification Number

1920.127A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. P. Dean

Accession Number

1920.127AB