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Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Lowestoft (made)

  • Date:

    1770-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Teapot and cover of soft-paste porcelain, globular body painted in underglaze blue with Chinese landscapes and a diaper border round the top. The lid has similar landscapes, round the edge a similar border and a floral device on the knob. Floral devices also on spout and handle.

Place of Origin

Lowestoft (made)


1770-1775 (made)


Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue


Height: 10.8 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, 1770-1775

Production Note

Date given by John Howell in 1981.


Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes (representations); Floral patterns; Diaper-work


Ceramics; Porcelain; Drinking; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares


Ceramics Collection

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