Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China or Japan
  • teapot, 1780
  • Where object was made: Japan or China
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height: 10.8 cm
    Object Height: 4 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1605.a,b

Bulbous shaped, octagonal, porcelain teapot. It has blue underglaze decoration of floral sprays with red and gold overglaze. The lid is fastened to the handle with a chain.