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teapot and cover
  • Lowestoft Porcelain Factory
    active 1757–1802
  • teapot and cover, circa 1750–1775, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ceramic
  • Object Height: 14 cm
    Object Height: 5 1/2 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0048.a,b
Description

Bluish white teapot and cover. The teapot is bulbous shaped with a straight spout, loop handle, and domed cover. The teapot has oval medallions on either side which have landscapes with deer, trees, grass and sky in natural colors. The cover is decorated with floral sprays. There is a floral border around the top of the teapot and around the bottom of the cover which have brown squirrels intermixed with the black flowers.