Teapot with lid: Christmas Eve

Object Number: 
1961.366ab
Date: 
1819-1836
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 6 in. ( 19 x 29.2 x 15.2 cm )
Marks: 
hand written: on tag: "WILKIE DESIGN CHRISTMAS EVE. Purchased from the Jayto[n?] Collection Westfield N.[H?] November 1923"
Description: 
Pearlware teapot and lid; rectangular shaped body with notched foot rim and lip; dark blue transfer printed flower and scroll border with interior view of four card-playing figures repeated four times (Christmas Eve, Wilkie-Burnet Series)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group