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Teapot, F49.117

Physical Description

Copper teapot, with elements of brass. Base is copper, with band of brass in decorative patterns. Middle section of teapot is covered in floral motifs, with the sides covered in a diamond shaped motif, with tooth shaped decorations. Handle is a thin, brass dragon, with arm outstretched to below neck of pot. Spout is copper, with a dragon at base and the spout coming out of it's mouth. Tip of spout is copper. Lid is attached to handle (dragon's neck) by a brass chain. Lid is brass with floral designs around edge and a ovoid knob.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 343 x 366 x 204mm

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