Eliel Saarinen's tea urn for the Wilcox Silver Plate Company required a special machine to create its perfectly spherical form.
It is credited
Lent by Dallas Museum of Art, The Patsy Lacy Griffith Collection, gift of Patsy Lacy Griffith by exchange, General Acquisitions Fund, and gift of Susan and Eric Saarinen, 2012.54.A-C.
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Its dimensions are
36.83 x 19.685 cm ( 14 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.