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Cruet and Stopper,
Accession # 1992.98.9a-b
Designer Eva Zeisel
Manufacturer Red Wing Pottery
Title Cruet and Stopper, "Town and Country" Pattern
Date ca. 1942-1943
Medium Earthenware, cork
Dimensions 5 5/8 x 5 x 3 1/2 in. (14.3 x 12.7 x 8.9 cm)
Marks no marks
Inscriptions no inscriptiond
Signed no signature
Credit Line Gift of Paul F. Walter
Location Visible Storage: Case 17, Shelf L (Contemporary Design)
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.