c. 1740

fabricated by

Jacob Hurd

(American, 1702-1758)


Overall: 14.8 x 22.6 cm (5 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.); without handle: 12.6 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Weight: 538.284 g (1.19 lbs.)

Gift of J. H. Wade 1920.225



This teapot was made by Jacob Hurd, the father of Nathaniel Hurd whose portrait by John Singleton Copley is in gallery 204. The finial is probably not original to this teapot.

See also
Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Credit line: 
Gift of J. H. Wade

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