Pitcher, model number '856'

Danish
designed in 1938, manufactured about 1938
Designed by Sigvard Bernadotte (1907–2002), Manufactured by Georg Jensen (Danish, established 1904)


Object Place: Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 13.3 x 10.6 cm (6 x 5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.66

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Ovoid reeded body, with cylindrical neck, shaped & flared to form spout. Scroll handle applied at back edge of neck and lower body.

Markings

Stamped manufacturer's marks and mark of origin 'DENMARK', stamped 'STERLING' and silver content 925, stamped 'DESSIN' with fascimile signature 'Sigvard' below, stamped model number '856'

Credit Line

Gift of Gino Lorenzo Perera