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Teapot

Object Number:51-4-97A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Provenience: Tibet
Date Made: 18th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Monster
Dragon
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951
Other Number:36-C - Other Number

Description

Cast copper teapot. Similar in shape to 51-4-94, etc. Monster (makara) head spout with a dragon handle. The decoration is otherwise plain except for a few encircling ridges. The lid is stepped with a knob on top.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Himalaya: Land of the Snow Lion (Supplement) (04 Oct 2008 - 12 Apr 2009) View Objects in Exhibition

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