Date: circa 1790
Measurements: H: 5 1/8"; W (overall): 91/4"
Chinese Export porcelain teapot. Globular body, flat cover with disc finial. Slightly curved, molded spout and molded loop handle. Narrow ring foot. Painted underglaze cobalt blue with a variant of the Willow pattern. Touches of gilding at spout edge, rim of pot, on finial, and on the two molded hearts appearing on top and bottom of handle. Made in China for the American market.