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Object Name Teapot
Object ID # 2016.33.1
Place of Origin Probably Staffordshire, England
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1880
Material Ceramic
Dimensions H-9 W-10.25 Dia-6.5 inches
Description Flow Blue teapot, with deep blue pattern of flowers and leaves and white background. Handle, spout and lid all in good condition.
Provenance Flow Blue teapot, circa 1870, owned by Susan Godshall Frederick Rosenberger (1854-1932) of Souderton, PA. She married first, in about 1873, Benjamin H. Frederick (1852-1891) of Franconia Township; married second Amos Rosenberger (1852-1924); they lived in Souderton. Susan was a member of the Franconia Mennonite Congregation and is buried there with her first husband. Part of a larger set of dishes, which may have been a wedding gift to Susan.
Source Gift of Dorothy N. Benner
People Rosenberger, Susan Godshall Frederick, 1854-1932