Covered Teapot with Black Enameled Floral Sprays

Object Name: 
Covered Teapot with Black Enameled Floral Sprays

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Object Name: 
Covered Teapot with Black Enameled Floral Sprays
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.3.95
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.5 cm, Diam: 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1750-1800
Credit Line: 
Gift of John B. Strater, Charles Helme Strater, Jr., and Mrs. Margaret S. Robinson in memory of Charles Helme and Alice B. Strater
Primary Description: 
Opalescent white non-lead glass; blown, enameled, gilt. (a) Exaggerated true baluster shape, with cylindrical, slightly spreading neck; rounded shoulders, and bulbous sides; enameled black border, with slanting bands alternating with sets of four dashes; enameled black stylized floral sprays on the sides, with two tiny flowers highlighted with small gold leaf squares at the centers; applied S-shaped spout, with enameled black stylized flower at the base; applied loop handle with curled lower terminal; trailed foot rim; rough pontil mark. (b) Domed shape, with folded rim and tapered brim; black enameled floral wreath on the dome and dashes on the rim; conical applied finial; pontil mark inside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Robinson, Margaret S., Source
Strater, Charles Helme, Jr., Source
Strater, John B., Source
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