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Teapot with Cover

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Globular with straight neck & baseband. Straight spout. Scroll handle. Arms of Seymour, Dukes of Somerset, on each side, flowers between, chain on shoulder. Domed & flanged cover with chain & flowers, pointed gilded knob finial. Set with 51.1163-1176.

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

Chinese for export, about 1755

Object Place

China for export

Accession Number

51.1162a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamels and gilding

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain