Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • Thomas Barlow
    1849–1892
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • teapot with lid, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • copper lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width/Diameter: 14 x 21.2 x 12.1 cm
    Object Height/Width/Diameter: 5 1/2 x 8 3/8 x 4 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1997.a,b
Description

Copper luster teapot and lid. There is a band of yellow near the base of the teapot which has a painted pastoral scene in relief. The interior is glazed brown. The handle is ear-shaped with a bird (eagle) on the top. It has four scenes in teal, green, red, white, and black. The lid is domed with a finial.