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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. 1765 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Small teapot and cover of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with panels of Oriental flowers.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Teapot
  • Cover
Materials and techniques
Porcelain, painted
Brief description
Small teapot and cover of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1765.
Physical description
Small teapot and cover of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with panels of Oriental flowers.
Dimensions
  • Height: 7.2cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • Crossed swords, dot, and painters' mark (In underglazed blue)
  • 'E' (Impressed)
Credit line
From the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection. Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 2006
Object history
Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection.
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.97:1, 2-2006

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Record createdApril 23, 2009
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