Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • Mexico
  • teapot with lid, 1900s
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • ceramic, glazing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 x 13 x 18.5 cm together
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 7 5/16 in together
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7263.a,b

The globular teapot (2007.7263.a) has a bird's head at the end of the spout. It has raised flowers on either side for decoration. The handle opposite the spout has a sharp corner at the top.

The lid (2007.7263.b) has a lip that sits into the teapot, a sloping top, and a knob at the center. Both pieces are green.