Teapot depicting a couple with a dogOn display
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Teapot depicting a couple with a dog
Dateearly 18th century
Material and technique
porcelain, with iron-red and black overglaze enamels, and gilding; pewter repairs
Dimensionswith lid 10.5 x 16 x 10 cm max. (height x width x depth)
without lid 7.5 x 16 x 10 cm max. (height x width x depth)
without lid, width and depth at foot 7.5 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.