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Coffeepot with Lid, "Museum" Pattern

Decorative Arts and Design

MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES ca. 1942–1943
DIMENSIONS 10 x 7 x 4 1/2 in. (25.4 x 17.8 x 11.4 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS no marks
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
CATALOGUE 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.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Eva Zeisel (American, born Hungary, 1906–2011). Coffeepot with Lid, "Museum" Pattern, ca. 1942–1943. Porcelain, 10 x 7 x 4 1/2 in. (25.4 x 17.8 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter , 1992.98.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1992.98.1a-b_1992.98.2_1992.98.3a-b_SL1.jpg)
IMAGE 1992.98.1a-b_1992.98.2_1992.98.3a-b_SL1.jpg.
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