Teapot

LL 1490

Part of

Wedgwood collection

A selection of objects from our collection of the finest Wedgwood jasperware in the world.

About this object

A teapot of solid blue Jasper, with white jasper sprigging depicting naked putti chasing butterflies and wrestling. The shape of the teapot body is very similar to the shape of vases that Wedgwood made. Vases for decoration were particularly popular during the 1770s.
  • Date
    1786 - 1800
  • Maker
    Wedgwood
  • Materials
    Jasperware
  • Credit line
    From the Collection of Lord Leverhulme
  • Location
    Lady Lever Art Gallery, Room 03, Case 9004
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Staffordshire: Stoke-on-Trent: Hanley
  • Measurements
    160 mm x 200 mm x 110 mm
  • Collection
    From the Lady Lever Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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