Michael Graves (American, 1934-2015). <em>"Spinning Whistle" Tea Kettle with Lid</em>, Designed 2002. Stainless steel, plastic, 10 x 10 7/8 x 9 in. (25.4 x 27.6 x 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Michael Graves & Associates, 2003.72.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2003.72.1a-b_bw.jpg)

"Spinning Whistle" Tea Kettle with Lid

Artist:Michael GravesTarget Corp.

Medium: Stainless steel, plastic

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:Designed 2002

Dimensions: 10 x 10 7/8 x 9 in. (25.4 x 27.6 x 22.9 cm)


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

Accession Number: 2003.72.1a-b

Image: 2003.72.1a-b_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
"Spinning Whistle" stainless steel tea kettle (a) and lid (b), with plastic accents. Dome-shaped body. Attached tubular spout tapers slightly toward opening and has hinged blue plastic cover with red upright spiraling whistle top. Opposing attached metal handle curves upward over lid; end is covered with a blue plastic heat-resistant grip. Conforming lid with tilted tan egg-shaped plastic finial. Condition: Excellent

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