Teapot

 
Teapot
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  • Title :     Teapot
  • Artist:     Porter George Blanchard Designer Porter Blanchard Maker
  • Accession:     87.9.1.2 a,b
  • Country:     United States Los Angeles California
  • Date:     circa 1935 1940
  • Dimensions:     Inches 4-1/2 11-1/2 6-7/8 Dimensions, overall Inches 4-1/8 11-1/2 6-7/8 Dimensions, pot (a) Inches 1/2 3 diameter Dimensions, lid (b), Centimeters 11.4 29.2 17.5 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 10.2 29.2 17.5 Dimensions, pot (a) Centimeters 1.3 7.6 diameter Dimensions, lid (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Food and Beverage , Metal/Metal Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.9.1.1-5.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Sterling silver teapot, squat triangular shape with four-band design around base; triangular ivory handle extends straight out opposite spout; yellow Bakelite disk mounted into underside of base (to conduct heat away from base); matching silver stepped lid. a: pot, b: lid