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Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1754-56 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Longton Hall 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 6, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Teapot of soft-paste porcelain. Globular body with scroll handle and flat lid. Painted in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie landscapes.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)


ca. 1754-56 (made)


Longton Hall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue


Height: 9.5 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Longton Hall porcelain factory, England (Staffordshire), ca. 1754-56

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Hou Seng, Chan eds. Taste and Essence: Historical Tea Pieces from the Collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. Artron Art Group: Beijing, 2013. ISBN 9789996502019.
p. 73

Production Note

Previously attributed to Liverpool in the register.


Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted



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


Ceramics Collection

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