Plate

designed 1958; made 1958–73
Designed by Ben Seibel (American, 1918–1985), Manufactured by Iroquois China Company (active 1905–1969)


Object Place: Syracuse, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 7/8 x 10 1/4 in. (2.2 x 26 cm)

Accession Number

2006.1935

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with transfer print decoration

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Inscription

"Informal / TRUE CHINA BY / Iroquois" [contained in an abstract onion-shaped design, one side tan, one side brown; "Iroquois" in brown]; "A Ben Seibel DESIGN / FLAMEPROOF FOR COOKING / MADE IN USA" ["Ben Seibel" in script and in brown].

Provenance

Purchased by donor on eBay 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell