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Teapot

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Teapot made in one piece (lid is integral to body). Chinoiserie decoration in blue, with simple scroll decorated handle. Glaze on edge of spout and foot; worn old chip on edge of cover.

Provenance

Purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston from Nystad Antiquairs Lochem N.V., Lochem, Holland, November 1971 (Accession Date: November 10, 1971)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Dutch (Delft), late 17th century

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

17 x 14.2 x 11.8 cm (6 11/16 x 5 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1971.399

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware