Rare Creamware Teapot. 'The Prodigal Son'. Height 5.5 inches (14 cm). Circa 1780.
This rare Creamware Teapot, decorated with the scenes ‘The Prodigal Son in Excess’ and ‘The Prodigal Son in Misery’, dates from circa 1780.
There has been some restoration to the Teapot. The lid has been broken in quite a few pieces, reglued and repainted. The knop has some old restoration.
The end of the spout has some old restoration.
There are hairlines in the base and some small surface chips to the top rim.
The colours are still strong.
Height 5.5 inches (14 cm)