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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery

Teapot and Cover

ca. 1800-1810 (made)
Place of origin

Teapot and cover, Black Basalt with applied reliefs. 14cm high.

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Teapot
  • Cover
Materials and techniques
Black Basalt with applied reliefs
Brief description
Teapot and cover, probably made at the factory of Enoch Wood or Wood & Caldwell (Staffordshire, England), about 1800-10, black basalt with applied reliefs.
Physical description
Teapot and cover, Black Basalt with applied reliefs. 14cm high.
  • Taken from register height: 14cm
Gallery label
Teapot and cover Probably Made at the factory of Wood & Caldwell, Burslem, Staffordshire, England about 1800-10 Black Basalt with applied reliefs C.32-1996 Given by Miss B. Folliot(16/07/2008)
Credit line
Given by Miss B. Folliot
Bibliographic reference
Identical pot but with different central motif illustrated by Miller & Berthoud, An Anthology of British Teapots (1985) plate 1007, with W mark under the handle, tentatively attributed to the Enoch Wood factory. Another, or perhaps the same pot, illustrated by D. Edwards, Black Basalt (1994) pl.437, attributed to Wood & Caldwell.
Accession number
C.32:1, 2-1996

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Record createdJuly 16, 2008
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