Tomorrow's Classic sugar bowl and lid

American
designed 1949–50; made 1952–57
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: 9.2 x 10.2 x 9.2 cm (3 5/8 x 4 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.511.1a-b

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Oval form with flared lip that slopes upward at the sides. Lid is oval in form with “pinched” handle. White glaze with motif on both sides of the bowl consisting of thin, black, interlaced lines joined by small gold dots.

Markings

Stamped on bottom "HALLCRAFT / BY/ Eva Zeisel / MADE IN U.S.A. BY HALL CHINA CO."

Provenance

Purchased at Ebay auction by Brett Angell; to MFA, 2004, gift of Brett Angell.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.