Anchorage teapot

Italian (Milan)
1983
Designed by Peter Shire (American, born in 1947), Manufactured by Memphis (Italian (Milan)), Produced by Rossi e Arcandi ((Italian, Vincenza, 1959-present))


Object Place: Europe, Milan, Italy

Dimensions

37.4 x 30.7 cm (14 3/4 x 12 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.117a-b

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver; lacquered wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Silver

Black tubular back leg with wedge-shaped, white foot; two thinner red tubular front legs ending in yellow spherical feet. Semi-spere over front legs forms body of teapot with ribbed conical section over back leg. Upper part of this section forms lid with spherical blue finial. Triangular-section spout rises from flat top of semi-sphere.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund, made possible by the generous assistance of John Axelrod

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.