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Acanthus-Leaf Teapot

Manufacturer: Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1745-1749
Overall: 10 x 16 cm (3 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium: Glassy (frit) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: The Macdonald Collection
Origin:England, London, Chelsea
Object number: G05.11.10a-b
DescriptionChelsea ‘acanthus leaf’ moulded teapot and cover, enamelled in the Kakiemon style with tiger and chrysanthemums issuing from rocky mounds.