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Teapot And Lid (China), 1865–85

This is a Teapot and lid. It is dated 1865–85 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is silver, ivory. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Walter Phelps Warren. It is credited Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren.

This object has not been digitized yet.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 16 x 23.5 x 13.5 cm (6 5/16 x 9 1/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: "MHK 90" [Chinese character]

It is inscribed

Engraved in shield on side: "ACML" (for Annie Case Mead Lane, Mrs. George Tibbits Lane, Troy, New York, grandmother of WPW)

Cite this object as

Teapot And Lid (China), 1865–85; silver, ivory; H x W x D: 16 x 23.5 x 13.5 cm (6 5/16 x 9 1/4 x 5 5/16 in.); Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren; 1986-61-2

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