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This and 4 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Leningrad 1935 Tea Service.

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Leningrad 1935 Teapot And Lid, 1935

This is a Teapot and lid. It was designed by Eva Zeisel. It is dated 1935 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is enameled, gilt and glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 12.4 x 17.1 x 10.2 cm (4 7/8 in. x 6 3/4 in. x 4 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: Lomonosov mark for 1937 stamped in orange overglaze; (in Russian:) 'V. Freze / "Leningrad 1935"' handpainted in black overglaze; hammer, sickle, cog stamped in green underglaze (faint)

Cite this object as

Leningrad 1935 Teapot And Lid, 1935; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); enameled, gilt and glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 12.4 x 17.1 x 10.2 cm (4 7/8 in. x 6 3/4 in. x 4 in.); The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds; 1989-41-88-a,b

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