Teapot with lid: Texian Campagne

Object Number: 
1961.317ab
Date: 
1850-1878
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 4 5/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 7 x 11.7 x 9.8 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on base in irregular cartouche with flower: "TEXIAN/CAMPAIGNE"; "JB"; "3"
Description: 
Molded pearlware with gadrooned, bulbous body and scrolling handle and spout in low relief on foot with faceted, semi-domed cover with gadrooned finial printed in blue-green on pot and medium green on cover with view.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this view (the Texian Campaign) is of the Mexican war (1846-1848).
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