Teapot with lid
Overall: 7 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. ( 19 x 19 x 12.1 cm )
written: on piece of paper found inside: "Earliest lustre pottery made in USA at Baltimore, Md., by the Bennett Pottery Works still in existence [sic]" painted: on front of teapot: "REBEKAH AT THE WELL"
Molded earthenware (redware) teapot with ten panels; raised scene of woman with jug at well with painted inscription below on front and back, purple luster with red, green, and brown highlights, lid with black highlights.
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
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