Overall: 6 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. ( 15.9 x 19 x 14.6 cm )
inscribed: on base: "J. DANFORTH/NO. 6"
Squat, baluster teapot with hinged step-domed lid with small mushroom finial; broken, scrolled, faceted angular hollow handle, spout, and flaring foot with flat base.
J. Danforth (1803-1872), of Middletown, CT, worked from 1825 to 1837.
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
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