Large unmarked bone china teapot c1845. Item 3184.
This large unmarked bone china teapot is decorated with a simple decoration of puce enamel inside gilt lines, with further gilding to the rim and the high points. It is shown in Plate 2008 of Berthoud and Maskell’s “Directory of British Teapots” as unidentified. It stands 200mm high, with the panelled body having a diameter of 157mm. There are some small chips to the spout and the loop finial has been repaired. There is also some minor rubbing of the gilding. c1845