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Design for teapot with distinctive handle made up of a tree-trunk up which a snake is crawling (it rears its head at exactly the right place for the thumb-stop). The main body of the vessel and the spout are decorated with vegetal scrollwork. The lid has a ?fruit-shaped finial. Set on ball feet.
Pencil on thin drafting paper and mounted on thicker cartridge paper.
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Height: 21 centimetres (of drafting paper)
Width: 33.80 centimetres (of drafting paper)
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- Once-folded, puckered and torn at edges.
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