On one side we see an image of an angel appearing to bring water to Hagar & Ishmael who, after their expulsion from home are wandering the dessert thirsty for water.  (Genesis Chapter 21 verse 17-19.)  At the bottom right hand side of the print is the inscription "Leeds Pottery".

On the reverse side is a print of an angel appearing to Abraham as he is about to sacrifice his son Isaac.

" /> Printed British Pottery & Porcelain | Teapot

Additional Image:

The reverse of the teapot with a print of an angel appearing to Abraham as he is about to sacrifice his son Isaac. (Genesis chapter 22, verses 9-18.)

 

Shape Type: Breakfast & Tea Wares

Pattern Type: Literature, Classical, Mythology, and the Arts

Date: c. 1775-1790

Dimensions:

  • Height: 5.12 in (13.00 cm)

Maker: Leeds Pottery

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Description:

Teapot, creamware, with ear-shaped handle, the spout with acanthus leaf molding at the base. The cover has a flower knob and black prints of a long trailing floral spray. Each side of the teapot is printed in black with a different biblical subject from Genesis. On one side we see an image of an angel appearing to bring water to Hagar & Ishmael...


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