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Teapot with Aesop’s Fable of the “Horse and the Ass”

Manufacturer: Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory

Decorator: Decoration attributed toJefferyes O'Neale

Date: c.1752-1755
Overall (G83.1.1198.1-2): 12.1 x 17.8 cm (4 3/4 x 7 in.)
Medium: Glassy (frit) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, London, Chelsea
Object number: G83.1.1198.1-2
DescriptionAn octagonal Chelsea tea pot and cover, painted with a fable of the horse and the donkey and landscape.