Teapot And Lid (Russia), 2005
This is a Teapot and lid. It was designed by Eva Zeisel. It is dated 2005 and we acquired it in 2006. Its medium is molded, glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Zeisel collaborated with a number of ceramics manufacturers around the world. This white ovoid teapot with a fluted opening and delicately arched handle was manufactured in Russia by the Lomonosov Porcelain Factory (formerly the Imperial Porcelain Factory).
It is credited
Gift of Peter Kahane.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 20.6 x 23.5 x 13.3 cm (8 1/8 x 9 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
It has the following markings
On base, a and b, in blue underglaze: "[triangular shape with Z] 003 / 1744 / ST. PETERSBURG / RUSSIA / Eva Zeisel"
Cite this object as
Teapot And Lid (Russia), 2005; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); molded, glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 20.6 x 23.5 x 13.3 cm (8 1/8 x 9 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.); Gift of Peter Kahane; 2006-26-1-a,b