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CULTURE American
DATES 1810–1815
DIMENSIONS 6 3/4 x 9 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. (17.1 x 25.1 x 12.1 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on inside, on bottom in center: partially worn round stamp with serrated edge containing "T.B"
CREDIT LINE Dick S. Ramsay Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pewter teapot with hinged lid. Cylindrical body with banded edge around bottom; stepped back to narrower cylindrical neck that flares slightly at lip; attached serpentine spout that tapers to ovoid mouth and opposing, large ear-shaped handle. Fitted dome-shaped lid that tapers sharply to urn-shaped finial; lid pierced with steam hole near center. Condition: Good
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Timothy Brigden. Teapot, 1810–1815. Pewter, 6 3/4 x 9 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. (17.1 x 25.1 x 12.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 47.83.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.83.1.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 47.83.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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