Research: Luce Center for American Art

Coffeepot with Lid,
Accession #1992.98.1a-b
Designer Eva Zeisel
Manufacturer Shenago Co., Castleton China Co.
TitleCoffeepot with Lid, "Museum" Pattern
Dateca. 1942-1943
Dimensions10 x 7 x 4 1/2 in. (25.4 x 17.8 x 11.4 cm)
Marksno marks
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineGift of Paul F. Walter
LocationVisible Storage: Case 18, Shelf K (Contemporary Design)
Description"Museum" pattern. Coffee pot (a) with lid (b), white porcelain with vitreous glaze; tall barrel shaped torso sloped inward to narrow cylindrical neck; ridge around interior of lip for lid support; attached sloped, flat curving handle and opposing tall sloped spout with thin, protruding lip; underside flat with narrow circular ridge. Lid is shallow dome with center rising to continuous short cylindrical finial. Museum pattern. CONDITION - Excellent.