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Vase-shaped teapot with an S-curved, bird's-head spout, high strap handle wrapped in green leather, flared base, and removable cover with fluted melon knop. Bands of acanthus leaves border cover, shoulder and base. Raised script letters "MG" cast on underside of base. No other marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
ca 1800-1900
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
leather (handle wrapping material)
overall: 10 3/4 in x 6 in x 3 3/4 in; 27.305 cm x 15.24 cm x 9.525 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Elizabeth S. Stevens
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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