London, South Kensington
1 November 2001
An English creamware 'melon' teapot and cover
with flower finial, branch moulded handle and spout, the globular body applied with a flowerhead, the body and cover impressed with bands of dots and dashes and painted in green and yellow with vertical bands, circa 1765 (minor crack to rim of cover, small chips and glaze crazing generally) -- 11cm. high
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Cf. Robin Reilly, Wedgwood, Volume I (1989), p.162, pl. 122.
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