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Covered Teapot

Danish (Copenhagen)
designed in 1967, manufactured 1967 to present
Designed by Arne Jacobsen (Danish, 1902–1971), Manufactured by Stelton (Danish, Founded in 1960)


Object Place: Copenhagen, Denmark

Dimensions

12.86 x 13.02 x 23.18 cm (5 1/16 x 5 1/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1974.58a-b

Medium or Technique

Stainless steel and black nylon

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Cylindrical teapot with narrow upright spout and rectangular nylon handle with cutout interior arc. A thin circular lid with a large raised circular handle rests within the body.

Markings

Impressed on underside: STELTON/Stainless 18, Denmark 8. Original paper label: design no. 04/2

Provenance

Gift of Bloomingdale's to the MFA in 1974 (Accession: February 13,1974).

Credit Line

Gift of Bloomingdale's