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Cup And Saucer (Russia), 2005

This is a cup and saucer. It was designed by Eva Zeisel. It is dated 2005 and we acquired it in 2006. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Peter Kahane.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a,b: overall): 10.8 x 16.5 x 14.9 cm (4 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.) H x W x D (a: cup): 10.2 x 12.1 x 8.9 cm (4 in. x 4 3/4 in. x 3 1/2 in.) H x W x D (b: saucer): 2.2 x 14.9 x 16.5 cm (7/8 x 5 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

On base, a and b, in blue underglaze: "[triangular shape with Z] 003 / 1744 / ST. PETERSBURG / RUSSIA / Eva Zeisel"

Cite this object as

Cup And Saucer (Russia), 2005; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); glazed porcelain; H x W x D (a,b: overall): 10.8 x 16.5 x 14.9 cm (4 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.) H x W x D (a: cup): 10.2 x 12.1 x 8.9 cm (4 in. x 4 3/4 in. x 3 1/2 in.) H x W x D (b: saucer): 2.2 x 14.9 x 16.5 cm (7/8 x 5 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.); Gift of Peter Kahane; 2006-26-2-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Design USA: Contemporary Innovation.

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