Teapot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-8409

Description

Pear-shaped; hinged domed lid with disk finial and incised banding. Incised banding to body, on extended straight foot and flat base. Pewter scroll handle with thumb piece and S-scroll spout. Spout and handle of darker and heavier metal.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teapots
casting (process)
incising
pewter (tin alloy)
tin alloy
Cast
Pewter
Incised
Queen Anne
TEAPOT

Inscription

Incised on bottom underside: [faintly incised name; indistinct. Possibly H. Smith. Maker? Probably owner?]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.612

Places

Possibly