Overall: 5 1/4 x 9 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. ( 13.3 x 24.8 x 13 cm )
printed: in blue on base: "STATE HOUSE/HARTFORD"
printed: affixed label: "Very, very rare priced at $500"
Molded pearlware oblong bulbous teapot with flanged neck, scrolled angular handle and oblong,semi-domed lid with three-fourth rim around reverse and mushroom finial molded in low relief; printed in light to medium blue with views of neoclassical building in oval medallions either side, floral border.
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.