Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot
  • Davenport & Co.
    active 1793–1887
  • teapot, circa 1825
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware, paint
  • Object Height: 19 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6652.a,b
Description

Earthenware teapot glazed white with a thin band of red around the foot, near the top of the body, around the rim and on the tip of the spout. There are red strawberries with yellow dots, green leaves and pink roses on the body and lid of the teapot. The finial on the lid has red, vertical lines on top. The handle has red decoration on it.