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teapot with lid
  • Maurice Thursfield
    active 1760–1772
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • teapot with lid, circa 1760–1765
  • Where object was made: Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Jackfield ware
  • Object Height/Width: 12.7 x 20.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 x 8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1724.a,b

Spherical, red clay teapot with black glaze. On the sides is a painted floral decoration in red, gay and blue. It has a crab handle. The lid has a knob in the form of a chrysanthemum.