Teapot and Cover thumbnail 1
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Teapot and Cover

ca. 1780 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Teapot and cover, of soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, crimson, yellow, green, brown and blue enamel with two bouquets and scattered sprays. Border of red scrollwork.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Teapot
  • Cover
Materials and techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels
Brief description
Teapot and cover, soft-paste porcelain, painted in overglaze polychrome enamels, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1780
Physical description
Teapot and cover, of soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, crimson, yellow, green, brown and blue enamel with two bouquets and scattered sprays. Border of red scrollwork.
Dimensions
  • Height: 14.9cm
  • Diameter: 11.1cm
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Production
Date given by John Howell 1981
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic reference
Honey, W. B. Old English porcelain; a handbook for collectors London: Faber & Faber, 1948, Pl. 64D, pp. 150-151
Collection
Accession number
C.188&A-1924

About this object record

Explore the Collections contains over a million catalogue records, and over half a million images. It is a working database that includes information compiled over the life of the museum. Some of our records may contain offensive and discriminatory language, or reflect outdated ideas, practice and analysis. We are committed to addressing these issues, and to review and update our records accordingly.

You can write to us to suggest improvements to the record.

Suggest feedback

Record createdApril 20, 2009
Record URL
Download as: JSONIIIF Manifest