Teapot and cover

ca. 1775 (made)

Unknown

Height: 16.5 cm, Diameter: 9.8 cm

C.213&A-1939 CER

Teapot and cover of cream-coloured earthenware painted with enamels, made in Staffordshire or Yorkshire, ca. 1775.

Teapot and cover of cream-coloured earthenware painted with enamels. Painted with flowers in irregular compartments formed by intersecting bands of painted beads, chevrons and dots, and fish-roe pattern in red and black. [Teapot] Teapot, cylindrical with an incurved shoulder. Twisted double handle with flower and leaf attachments. Beaded edges. [Cover] Domed cover with a pear-shaped knob.

Given by Miss Lily Antrobus

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain, room 138, case I, shelf 4

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