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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Teapot and Cover

ca. 1770 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Teapot and cover, of hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Teapot
  • Cover
Materials and Techniques
Hard-paste porcelain, moulded, painted with enamels and gilded, and with silver repair
Brief Description
Teapot and cover, of hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded, made by Plymouth Porcelain Factory, Plymouth, ca. 1770
Physical Description
Teapot and cover, of hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded
Dimensions
  • Height: 14.3cm
  • Diameter: 11.1cm
Marks and Inscriptions
Sign for tin (In gold)
Credit line
Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber
Object history
The glaze is discoloured and dotted with black specks

Purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Mr C. Prideaux, Knightsbridge, for £1 in November 1868
Subjects depicted
Other Number
Sch. I 717&A - Schreiber number
Collection
Accession Number
414:717/&A-1885

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record createdFebruary 5, 2009
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