"Tomorrow's Classic" ladle

designed 1949–50; made 1952–57
Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, born in Hungary, 1906–2011), Designed by Katavolos, Littell, & Kelley (American, 1949–1955), Manufactured by The Hall China Company (East Liverpool, Ohio, 1903 to the present)


Object Place: East Liverpool, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 11.4 x 7.3 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5181

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

“Fantasy” pattern by Katavolos, Littell & Kelley

Provenance

Early history unknown; by 2009, eBay auction; 2009, purchased on eBay by Brett Angell, Chelsea, MA; 2009, gift of Angell to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.