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Eva Knife Prototype, 2012

This is a Knife prototype. It was designed by Eva Zeisel. It is dated 2012 and we acquired it in 2014. Its medium is carved and gesso-painted balsa wood. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Estate of Eva Zeisel. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Eva Zeisel.

  • Object ID #18696077
  • silver.
  • Museum purchase from Friends of Applied Arts and Industrial Design, General....
  • 2002-3-1

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Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 24.2 × 2.2 × 1.4 cm (9 1/2 × 7/8 × 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Eva Knife Prototype, 2012; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); USA; carved and gesso-painted balsa wood; L x W x D: 24.2 × 2.2 × 1.4 cm (9 1/2 × 7/8 × 9/16 in.); Gift of the Estate of Eva Zeisel; 2014-8-3

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