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Teapot

Manufacturer: W. Wood & Company (English, 1875 - 1932)

Region: Staffordshire (English, founded c. 1700)

Medium: earthenware with transfer print
Dimensions:
6 × 11 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (15.2 × 29.2 × 13.3 cm)
With lid: 7 inches
Classification: Food Services
Markings: Urn / CORSICA in a banner / W & C in a rope knot (transfer print in red, on base)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 41.79.3.A
1979 York Appraisal: 292
Accession Number: 1981.454
Previous Number: 41.79.3
DescriptionOval shaped spreading foot; faceted body and neck; scalloped rim; extended spout; C-shaped handle; white ground; pink transfer print of the Corsica pattern; lakeside villa scene; pink transfer print floral designs on handle, spout, and at rim.
Provenance: Probably W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted March 5, 1981 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House
Terms
  • Women
  • Men
  • Lake
  • Castle