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teapot and cover
  • Castleford
  • teapot and cover, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 15.7 x 22.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 1/8 x 8 7/8 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0061.a,b

Earthenware teapot and domed cover decorated with green leaves and red flowers and blue stripes.The handle is slightly ear shaped and is edged with blue. The top of the teapot is scalloped with rosettes bordered with blue stripes. There is a red stripe around the neck with red flowers and green leaves in relief. The body has panels with colored roses bordered by blue and brown stripes. There is a band of brown around the bottom.