Teapot made by Peter Bentzon
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|Caption||The silver teapot has an oval vase-shape on a spreading pedestal foot, with curved spout capped by an incised patera and wooden leaf-capped scroll handle, and hinged domed cover with acorn finial. The scripted monogram "MC" has been engraved on the side and the name "Rebecca Dawson" has been engraved along the bottom rim. Date: 1810s. Record ID: nmaahc_2010.14.|
|Artwork medium||silver and wood|
|Credit||Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture|
|Teapot Peter Bentzon silver oval vase-shape spreading pedestal foot curved spout capped incised patera wooden leaf-capped scroll handle hinged domed cover acorn finial African diaspora Craftsmanship Free communities colour Ornamentation History|
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|YSH006158||5,610 x 4,204 pixels||5|
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