Made by James Dixon & Sons
Electroplated nickel silver with ebony handle
Museum no. M.4-2006
Purchased with generous support of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Art Fund, the American Friends of the V&A and an anonymous donor, the Friends of the V&A, the J. Paul Getty Jr. Charitable Trust and a private consortium led by John S.M. Scott
Christopher Dresser - Teapot
Christopher Dresser embraced industrial production and new materials. The simple geometric forms of the teapots he designed for James Dixon & Sons were strikingly original.