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Teapot

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Faience; globular, melon-shaped body with loop handle, straight spout and cover surmounted by a knob; light clay covered with an unctuous crackled cream-colored glaze; decorated with diapered borders and sprays of chrysanthemums in gold, red and blue enamels (Satsuma ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Accession Number:
38.25.124a, b
Not on view
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