Coffeepot

 
Coffeepot
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  • Title :     Coffeepot
  • Artist:     Porter George Blanchard Designer Porter Blanchard Maker
  • Accession:     87.9.1.1 a,b
  • Country:     United States Los Angeles California
  • Date:     circa 1935 1940
  • Dimensions:     Inches 10-1/4 9-1/4 5-3/4 Dimensions, overall Inches 9-5/8 9-1/4 5-3/4 Dimensions, pot (a) Inches 1 2-3/4 diameter Dimensions, lid (b), Centimeters 26.0 23.5 14.6 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 24.4 23.5 14.6 Dimensions, pot (a) Centimeters 2.5 7.0 diameter Dimensiosn, lid (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.9.1.1, 87.9.1.3-41.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Sterling silver coffee pot; cylindrical shape slightly narrower at base, with four-band design around bottom and ivory handle extending straight out from the side (perpendicular to spout rather than directly opposite spout); yellow Bakelite disc mounted on underside of base, to conduct heat away; matching stepped silver lid. a: pot, b: lid