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Contraption of Mankind Teapot
Contraption of Mankind Teapot
Artist:
Date:
2002
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Glazed Porcelain
Dimensions:
33 x 22 x 12 3/4 in. (83.8 x 55.9 x 32.4 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2008.13.39a-b
Acquisition Date:
2008-06-24
Credit Line:

Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Very large teapot, partially wheel-turned, with hand-formed lower section, spout and handle, made of high-fired white clay, with low-fired glazes. The lid is hand-formed and has red-blue glaze and a rim made to look lilke a metal band that is in fact made of clay.
Signed: "RRose" at midline of pot.
very top heavy