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Teapot

Hexagonal, straight sides, curving shoulder, narrow neckband. Curved spout & scroll handle, modeled with leaves. Hexagonal domed cover with flower finial. Panels of sides have Chinese figures & birds in relief. Glazed in green, brown & yellow. No. marks.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

English, about 1760

Object Place

England

Accession Number

51.755a-b

Medium or Technique

Creamware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery