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Child's teapot and cover

Child's teapot and cover
Title
Child's teapot and cover
Date 
ca. 1840
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 11.4 x 14.9 x 9.5 cm )
Description 
Child's faceted teapot and cover transfer printed in blue with a log cabin with trees and river behind; border pattern of large and small stars and band entwined by a vine.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Object Number 
1961.319ab
Gallery Label 
The log cabin series by Ridgway was produced to honor William Henry Harrison, who ran for president in 1836 and 1840. See Larson # 177-179.
Provenance 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group