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Teapot And Lid

This is a Teapot and lid. It was manufactured by John Turner. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 15.5 × 23 × 13 cm (6 1/8 × 9 1/16 × 5 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Impressed mark on foot below spout: TURNER

Cite this object as

Teapot And Lid; Manufactured by John Turner (Lane End, Staffordshire, England, 1759 - 1780); unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"); H x W x D: 15.5 × 23 × 13 cm (6 1/8 × 9 1/16 × 5 1/8 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-302-a,b

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