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Teapot

Teapot

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    J. A. Tulk Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.27-1956

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 22, shelf 5

Physical description

Teapot of hard-paste porcelain. Octagonal body, spout and handle. After a Japanese Arita model. Painted with enamel colours and gilt in Kakiemon style with flowers and stylised rocks.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Diameter: 6.8 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot, hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Germany, ca. 1730

Production Note

Attribution from the manuscript catalogue dates from about 1970 and was compiled by William Hutton of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Rock; Flowers

Categories

Porcelain; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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