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small teapot with lid
  • Country Unknown
  • small teapot with lid, late 1800s–2007
  • ceramic, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 x 9 x 6.5 cm height includes lid
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 3 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 9/16 in height includes lid
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7231.a,b

The small ceramic teapot (2007.7231.a) has a lid (2007.7231.b). The teapot body is rounded and tapers toward the top. It has a red field and a green and white flower design on either side. The handle is not present. The lid has a large knob in the center and slopes to sides. A small lip sits into the pot. The set is noticeably lopsided.