Teapot - ROM2009_10570_10

ROM2009_10570_10

Teapot

Maker: Wedgwood (English, est. 1759)
Medium:White earthenware dipped in multi-coloured clays, glazed, and painted in gold
Geography: Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
Date: about 1860
Dimensions:
13.5 x 16 x 10.5 cm
Object number: 984.18.67.1
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. G. Egerton Brown. Certified by the Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board under the terms of the Cultural Property Export and Import Act. Attestée par la Commission canadienne d'examen des exportations de biens culturels en vertu de la Loi sur l'exportation et l'importation de biens culturels.
Not on view
DescriptionThe coloured effect created by a slip mixture resembles one used for ornamental wares made in the Wedgwood and Bentley period. This is a good example of Victorian “Historismus” or historical revival styles.
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