Walter von Nessen (American, born Germany, 1889-1943). <em>Coffee Urn, "Coronet Pattern", Model No. 90121</em>, 1938. Chromed metal, Bakelite, glass, 12 x 10 1/4 x 10 in. (30.5 x 26 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of John C. Waddell, 2008.58.22a-d. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 2008.58.22a-d_2008.58.23a-b_2008.58.24_2008.58.25_PS2.jpg)

Coffee Urn, "Coronet Pattern", Model No. 90121

Artist:Walter von NessenChase Brass & Copper Co., Inc.

Medium: Chromed metal, Bakelite, glass

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 12 x 10 1/4 x 10 in. (30.5 x 26 x 25.4 cm)


Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, The City and the Rise of the Modern Woman, 1900–1945


Accession Number: 2008.58.22a-d

Image: 2008.58.22a-d_2008.58.23a-b_2008.58.24_2008.58.25_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Coffee urn (a), lid (b), basket (c), and detached cord (d) Spherical body divided at the top to form a removable lid with a ribbed cylindrical finial with two arched and ribbed ivory-colored side handles and a spigot with a fan-shaped ivory-colored handle supported on cylindrical fluted stand and a thick circular ivory-colored base

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