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Leningrad 1935 Teapot And Lid, 1935

This is a Teapot and lid. It was designed by Varvara Petrovna Freze and Eva Zeisel and manufactured by Lomonosov Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1935 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is enameled, gilt and glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was catalogued by Deborah S. Shinn. It is credited The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 12.4 x 17.1 x 10.2 cm (4 7/8 in. x 6 3/4 in. x 4 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: Lomonosov mark for 1937 stamped in orange overglaze; (in Russian:) 'V. Freze / "Leningrad 1935"' handpainted in black overglaze; hammer, sickle, cog stamped in green underglaze (faint)

Cite this object as

Leningrad 1935 Teapot And Lid, 1935; Designed by Varvara Petrovna Freze and Eva Zeisel; enameled, gilt and glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 12.4 x 17.1 x 10.2 cm (4 7/8 in. x 6 3/4 in. x 4 in.); 1989-41-88-a,b

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