Orange Florida Souvenir Teapot or Chocolate Pot



Return to Search Results | New Search

Add Tag | Comment | Rate | Share

Save Record to:

Orange Florida Souvenir Teapot or Chocolate Pot

Advertisements for specific products, services or destinations on this website are for the information of the public, and do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by this institution, its officers, employees or agents.


Orange Florida Souvenir Teapot or Chocolate Pot
ca. 1900-1915

Content Description: 

Teapot. Chocolate Pot? Ceramic porcelain souvenir teapot with lid. Lid painted orange & its surface is textured with many "pits" to resemble an orange. At top of lid is a blown handle, fashioned into a circular ring. Teapot is primarily orange & "pitted" like the lid. Applied white orange blossom & several green leaves on the lid. Handle is brown & made to resemble a tree branch. White blossom & green leaf applied to handle. Spout is painted light green with leaves at bottom where it meets body of teapot. At bottom of teapot is a rope-like band that circles around bottom edge. On reverse side of applied blossom & leaves FROM FLORIDA is painted in gold. Inside of lid & teapot are unpainted.

Physical Description: 

H: 6 3/4" (with lid) W: 8 3/4" D: 5 1/2"
500 S Bronough St,Florida,Tallahassee,32399