Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with cover
  • Worcester Porcelain Company
  • teapot with cover, circa 1750–1780
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 16.5 x 22.9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 1/2 x 9 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0088.a,b
Label Text

Porcelain teapot with a globular body, loop handle and a domed cover. The body and cover are decorated with mulitcolored flowers and leaves. There are molded, vertical panels on the body with a dragon on one side and a Bengal tiger on the other side. The cover has a finial in the shape of a flower.