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1935

  • Work on this object began.

1945

  • Work on this object ended.

1984

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

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Doughnut Teapot And Lid

This is a Teapot and lid. It is dated ca. 1940 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is molded and glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.

It has the following markings

On underside of pot, printed in gold: "HALL'S/SUPERIOR/QUALITY/KITCHENWARE" in a square with two horizontal lines above and two below; "MADE IN /U.S.A./1" below square and lines.

Cite this object as

Doughnut Teapot And Lid; USA; molded and glazed earthenware; Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund; 1984-90-1-a,b

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