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Teapot Lid

Object Number:51-4-108B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Provenience: Tibet
Date Made: 15th Century - 1935
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1935
Section:Asian
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Inlaid
Porcelain
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951
Other Number:99 - Other Number

Description

Lid for old teapot. Dark reddish brown pottery, with porcelain inlay on shoulder, spout and lid. Flat base, rounded sides expanding to ridge setting off flat shoulder; cylindrical neck, grooved rim. High spout from one side at ridge; wide strap handle with medial groove at other. Domed lid with knob(half missing). Lid and handle pierced for connecting cord(missing).

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