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Tea Cup from "Museum" Service Cup, 1946

This is a Cup. It was designed by Eva Zeisel and manufactured by Castleton China Co. and Shenango Company. It is dated 1946 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Paul F. Walter. It is credited Gift of Paul F. Walter.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 4.8 × 14 × 11.4 cm (1 7/8 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Unmarked

Cite this object as

Tea Cup from "Museum" Service Cup, 1946; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); USA; porcelain; H x W x D: 4.8 × 14 × 11.4 cm (1 7/8 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.); Gift of Paul F. Walter; 1993-30-9

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