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Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775-1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Pennington's 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 8, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Teapot of soft-paste porcelain, globular, with loop handle and domed lid. Painted in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie landscapes with pavilions; scalloped line-borders.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)


ca. 1775-1780 (made)


John Pennington's factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue


Height: 11.4 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, England (Liverpool), 1775-80


Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide


Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Scalloping; Pavilions; Landscapes


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


Ceramics Collection

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