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Dawn Platter, ca. 1950–59

This is a platter. It was designed by Eva Zeisel. It is dated ca. 1950–59 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Sack.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 5 x 38 cm (1 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside, in blue: HALLCRAFT / BY EVA ZEISEL [to the left is a logo in gray] / MADE IN U. S. A. BY HALL CHINA CO.

Cite this object as

Dawn Platter, ca. 1950–59; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); USA; glazed porcelain; H x W: 5 x 38 cm (1 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Sack; 1992-96-2

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