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teapot with lid
  • Maurice Thursfield
    active 1760–1772
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • teapot with lid, 1760–1765
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • Jackfield ware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 13.3 x 13.3 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1719.a,b
Description

Spherical teapot with black glaze. It has a crab handle. On either side of the teapot is a decoration with painted red, blue and gray roses which surround a center painted circle of gray. Inside the center circle are the initials R.H., painted in black. The lid has a knob.