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Teapot with lid

Object Number: 
1956.141cd
Date: 
1810-1820
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 10 x 5 1/8 in. ( 13.3 x 25.4 x 13 cm )
Description: 
Oval cylindrical "Canton" porcelain teapot with lid; handle (original handle is missing) terminating in leaf sprays; body molded slightly with vertical scallops; decorated in blue underglaze with Chinese river scene with buildings and covered boat; lid and top of body decorated with blue underglaze borders of dog tooth bands, fish scales, and fine lines creating a pattern of rays; gilded berry knop on cover.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group