Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • China
  • teapot with lid, circa 1790, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 15.2 cm
    Object Height: 6 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0052.a,b
Description

Globular teapot with a straight spout, loop handle and a domed cover. The body has clusters of flowers on either side, floral sprays in pink and a conventional border in red around the top. The cover has pink floral sprays and a border in red and brown around the edge. On top of the cover is an acorn shaped finial.