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Manufacturer: Chelsea Keramic Art Works, American, 1872–1889

Teapot

1877–78

Earthenware with glazed interior

7 3/8 × 9 7/8 × 3 3/8 in. (18.7 × 25.1 × 8.6 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
2000.77.3
Geography: 
Manufactured in Chelsea, Massachusetts
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

David Rago, Lambertville, New Jersey. Fourth Quarter Antiques (Andrew Van Styn), Baltimore, Maryland, by 2000; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2000,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2001): 152.

Helen A. Cooper et al., Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), 335, no. 215, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.