Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • Belleek Pottery Works Company Ltd
    founded 1884
  • teapot with lid, circa 1890
  • Where object was made: Belleek, County Fermanagh, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • parian
  • Object Height/Width: 10.2 x 15.9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 x 6 1/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet F6
  • 1937.0101.a,b
Label Text

Globular teapot in the shape of an "echinus" or sea urchine. There are coral branches twined around the base and spout. The handle is ear-shaped and is in the form of a coral branch. The lid has a finial in the form of a shell.