Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900

Monkey on Snake majolica medium size teapot produced by Mafra of Portugal circa 1900. This monkey is calmly sitting on a large snake and enjoying a bite of artichoke. The snake's body and head form the spout of the teapot and the monkey's tail forms the handle.

Maker:

Mafra

Portugal

circa 1900

Model #:

Majolica

Height:

6 1/4"

medium

Size:

Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900
Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900
Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900
Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900
Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900
Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900
Monkey on Snake medium teapot - Mafra circa 1900