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Teapot And Cover, late 18th century

This is a Teapot and cover. It is dated late 18th century 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

15.5 x 22 cm (6 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.) with handle down: 15.5 x 17.5 cm (6 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

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Teapot And Cover, late 18th century; unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"); 15.5 x 22 cm (6 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.) with handle down: 15.5 x 17.5 cm (6 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-305-a,b

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