Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teapot with lid
  • Worcester Porcelain Company
  • teapot with lid, 1750–1780
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 14.6 x 17.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 3/4 x 7 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0110.a,b
Label Text

Teapot with a globular body, loop handle, curved spout and circular foot. The teapot is white with half crysanthemums with red, blue and green decorative petals (also described as a fan pattern). The body also has blue circles with a gilt trellis, diaper design. The lid is domed with a flower shaped finial on top. There are green leaves around the base of the finial.