Eva Zeisel (American, born Hungary, 1906-2011). <em>Cruet and Stopper, "Town and Country" Pattern</em>, ca. 1942-1943. Earthenware, cork, 5 5/8 x 5 x 3 1/2 in.  (14.3 x 12.7 x 8.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Cruet and Stopper, "Town and Country" Pattern

Artist:Eva ZeiselRed Wing Pottery

Medium: Earthenware, cork

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Dates:ca. 1942-1943

Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 5 x 3 1/2 in. (14.3 x 12.7 x 8.9 cm)

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Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

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Accession Number: 1992.98.9a-b

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Catalogue Description:
"Town and Country" pattern, one of a pair; earthenware with brown-black metallic glaze, slightly mottled high luster finish. (a) Cruet: teardrop shape, bulbous, hollow body with flat underside rises in diagonal, asymmetrical curve to slender neck. (b) Stopper: earthenware cylindrical flat top, tapers to cylindrical shaft to fit neck opening of cruet, shaft covered with glued-on cork. CONDITION - Very good.

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