Safe/Haven Update

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Teapot (6) excavated at a Colonial house

Object Number: 
1947.579a-f
Date: 
1760-1783
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 14 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Stoneware teapot; red-bodied with black glaze; four body and one base fragments; lid with mushroom-shaped finial.
Gallery Label: 
This platter was excavated by Reginald P. Bolton and others at the Colonial Nagel house.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group