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teapot
  • Rongqing
    active late 1800s
    active: China
  • teapot, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • Yixing ware, stoneware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 20 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 7 7/8 x 8 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1558.a,b
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Stoneware teapot and lid of reddish brown clay, unglazed, but polished. Body made to resemble bronze vessel, twisted bamboo handle. Lid with knob of twined bamboo form and decoration of bamboo sprays.