The teapot has an elliptical body with a hinged domed lid and turned oval finial. The spout is curved, and the handle and knob are made of cokus wood.
“Stone [with profile of incuse chasing hammer stamped across St] / STERLING / H” struck on bottom of teapot, near edge.
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Alma Bent, Stone’s cousin, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund