Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • England, United Kingdom
  • teapot with lid, date unknown
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 17.8 x 23.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 7 x 9 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1756.a,b
Description

White, porcelain teapot with floral design stamped on in purple dotted lines and then roughly painted with red, yellow, blue, rust flowers and green leaves. The teapot stands on four feet and has a ruffled lip. The handle has a thumb rest and divides into two leaf shaped stems where it joins the body of the teapot. The lid has the same floral design as the body. The knob is white with an escalloped edge.