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Teapot Teapot

This is a teapot. It was designed by Christian Johannes van der Hoef and manufactured by Amphora Factory. It is dated ca. 1908 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mr. Justin G. Schiller. It is credited Gift of Justin G. Schiller.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a,b: overall): 13.5 x 23.5 cm (5 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside of teapot: [1] "HOLLAND ∙ AMPHORA ∙” in a circle, stamped in black (factory mark). [2] "228-B-1", painted in black (probably inventory number). [3] the letters "HD" conjoined, painted in black (painter's mark).

Cite this object as

Teapot Teapot; Designed by Christian Johannes van der Hoef (Dutch, 1875 – 1933); Manufactured by Amphora Factory (Netherlands); Netherlands; earthenware; H x W (a,b: overall): 13.5 x 23.5 cm (5 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.); Gift of Justin G. Schiller; 1994-66-1-a,b

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