Teapot and Cover
Decorative Arts and Design
4 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 5 in. (11.4 x 16.5 x 12.7 cm) (show scale)
Teapot: Co. logo printed in green with an 'R' below; Handwritten in gilt 'P'; Impressed 'I' ; Impressed '780'; applied, white, rectangular tag '5824'.
Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller
Teapot and cover, ivory-bodied, pot of compressed globular shape; the ivory pot molded into four lobes on upper and lower body separated at mid-body by a molded gilt-foliate band; the upright fixed handle molded and gilded, the base of the spout covered by a gilt acanthus leaf; raised on four molded gilt cylindrical pad feet. The ivory, circular cover centered with a gilt molded knop.
Condition: Very good.
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Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). Teapot and Cover, 1880. Porcelain, 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 5 in. (11.4 x 16.5 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.66a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.152.66a-b_bw.jpg)
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