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Elliptical fluted teapot with bright-cut bands and tassled garlands, flared spout and hinged lid with pinecone finial; wooden handle a replacement. Engraved monogram OEG in bright-cut ellipse over center angle on each side.

Provenance

Ozias and Elizabeth Goodwin, m. 1784; descended in the family to the donor, who gave it to the Museum in 1968.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Elizabeth Goodwin Chapin

about 1795–1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 555

Dimensions

15.4 x 28.57 cm (6 1/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

68.431

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware