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Town and Country Soup Bowl And Lid, ca. 1946

This is a Soup bowl and lid. It was designed by Eva Zeisel and manufactured by Red Wing Pottery. It is dated ca. 1946 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mel Byars, The Mel Byars Collection of 20th Century Design.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a, b): 8 x 18.5 cm (3 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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Cite this object as

Town and Country Soup Bowl And Lid, ca. 1946; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); USA; glazed earthenware; H x W (a, b): 8 x 18.5 cm (3 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.); Gift of Mel Byars, The Mel Byars Collection of 20th Century Design; 1990-15-14-a,b

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