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SYP - Simple Yet Perfect Teapot And Lid, ca. 1900

This is a Teapot and lid. It was manufactured by Wedgwood. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of William Aberbach.

Its dimensions are

18.7 x 21 cm (7 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

On base of (a): in blue: a garland that crosses the entire base: "TRADE MARK; OAKLANDS. / WEDGWOOD"; inside garland, impressed: "PATENT / S.Y.P. / WEDGWOOD"; above in blue: "1"; a star, a ring with a line; below, impressed: "V"; "I"; "S"; On side of (b): "THE PATENT / TRADE S.Y.P. MARK / TEAPOT / STRAND ON THE GREEN, CHISWICK, LONDON." "r" "r"

Cite this object as

SYP - Simple Yet Perfect Teapot And Lid, ca. 1900; Manufactured by Wedgwood (United Kingdom); England; porcelain; 18.7 x 21 cm (7 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of William Aberbach; 1991-107-1-a,b

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