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Teapot

Object Number: 
1946.100ab
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 8 7/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 13.7 x 22.5 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware teapot with bulbous form, undulating rim, and scrolling spout and handle in low relief, hand-painted in "King's rose" pattern in red, yellow, and green overglaze with wide pink band with incised lozenge diaper around neck (Gaudy Dutch style).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank Van Fleet Tompkins
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group