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1925

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

2002

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

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Teapot (Germany)

This is a teapot. It was manufactured by Kahla. It is dated ca. 1930 and we acquired it in 2002. Its medium is glazed proto-porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Victor Wiener. It is credited Gift of Victor Wiener.

  • Teapot
  • molded and glazed earthenware trimmed in platinum.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2016-39-1-a,b

Its dimensions are

Parts a & b) 11.2h x 22.8w x 14d cm (4 7/16 x 9 x 5 1/2 in. )

Cite this object as

Teapot (Germany); Manufactured by Kahla (Germany); glazed proto-porcelain; Parts a & b) 11.2h x 22.8w x 14d cm (4 7/16 x 9 x 5 1/2 in. ); Gift of Victor Wiener; 2001-28-31-a,b

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