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teapot with cover
  • Denmark
  • teapot with cover, 1700s
  • Where object was made: Copenhagen, Denmark
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10.8 x 7.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 1/4 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6624.a,b
Description

Porcelain teapot with a cylindrical body glazed in white. There is a band of lavender around the center of the body with gold medallions. Inside the medallions are purple and pink flowers. There are green vertical stripes on the lavender band. There are bands of gold above and below the lavender band, on the spout, on the handle and on the cover. The cover has a gold, acorn-shaped finial on top.