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Miniature teapot with lid

Object Number: 
1937.37ab
Date: 
1875-1925
Medium: 
Porcelain, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain toy teapot and lid; gilt spout, foot, lip, and handle; enamelled blue, pink, and red floral sprigs.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this teapot was once owned by Mrs. Alice Foote MacDougal.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group