Teapot, part of tea service

Maker
James Johnstone
Production date
Circa 1928
Description
Hinged lid with finial and ebony "single frond koru" handle, part of sterling silver tea service, handmade. Repousse leaf and flower design on lid and base rim.
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Production role
Maker
Measurements
Length: 240cm (94 1/2")
Width: 15cm (5 7/8")
Height: 160mm (6 5/16")
Named collection
Current rights
Current rights code
Other Id
97/2001
5011
9903
Accession number
2001.97.13
Marks and Inscriptions
Marks/Inscriptions: 'James A Johnstone Christchurch New Zealand Circa 1928'; Type of mark: Inscription; Method: Engraved; Notes: Modern style engraving on base. Added later by either Johnstone or his daughter Ngarita

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