Teapot and cover - ROM2008_10009_9


Teapot and cover

Maker: Wedgwood (English, est. 1759)
Medium:Pale green jasperware with white relief decoration
Geography: Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
Date: c. 1790
9.5 x 19.5 cm
Object number: 950.6.6.A
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. J. H. Plummer
Not on view
DescriptionThe relief decoration on this teapot is displaying scenes from Goethe’s novel "The Sorrows of the Young Werther." They have been adapted from cut paper designs by Lady Elizabeth Templetown (British, 1747 - 1823).
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