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This is an oval-shaped white teapot with gold bands and blue leaf decoration. The lid is missing. Part of a Chinese and English porcelain tea service 1972.481-501, 1972.560-563, 1972.604-612

Provenance

Probably descended in the Derby and West families of Salem, MA; to Richard Edwards; 1972, gift of Richard Edwards to the MFA. (Accession date: June 7, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards

Chinese, 1800–1850

Object Place

China for American Market

Accession Number

1972.563

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain