Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • teapot with lid, 1815–1850
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • pink lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width: 16.5 x 25.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 1/2 x 10 1/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2145.a,b
Description

White glazed teapot with bands of pink luster around the top, on the handle, spout and on the body. In the middle of the body is a wider band of pink, yellow, red, and pink luster flowers. The handle has a pink luster foliate design. The handle is ear-shaped with a flat top. The body is rectangular. The domed lid is rectangular with pink luster bands and a wide band of pink, yellow, red and pink luster flowers. It has a rectangular shaped finial with pink luster on top.