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Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Teapot, 1725
  • Ceramic, stoneware, wood
  • China
  • H: 3 1/2 in, W: 5 1/2 in, D: 3 in (H: 8.9 cm, W: 14.0 cm, D: 7.6 cm)
  • Gift of James Galley, 1984
  • E74059.AB

DESCRIPTION

Yixing teapot with replaced applewood handle with metal mounts. Teh teapot is hexagonal with matching domed lid and button finial. The sides are decorated with raised flowers on the sides, cloud scrolls on the shoulder and three Buddhist emblems on the lid.