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Manufacturer:
Imperial Vienna Porcelain Factory, Austrian, founded 1718  Search this
Designer:
Josef Hoffmann, Austrian, 1870 – 1956  Search this
Medium:
porcelain
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.4 × 7.7 × 6.2 cm (1 3/4 × 3 1/16 × 2 7/16 in.)
H x diam. (b): 2.8 × 9.8 cm (1 1/8 × 3 7/8 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
cup and saucer
Object Name:
cup and saucer
Date:
1929
Description:
"melon" shape, painted with blue and white stripes. The cup's handle is painted blue. The cup rests in a saucer that has a scalopped edge and is indented where each stripe is painted, mimicking the texture found on a gourd.
Credit Line:
Gift of George R. Kravis II
Accession Number:
2018-22-10-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48b43afd3-3982-4364-a2b7-786a6389433e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2018-22-10-a_b