- Museum number
Silver coffee-pot, of tall tapering form, with long thin tapering spout, the hinged lid curves with an upward sweep that projects beyond the body of the pot, the handle with two ebony insulators.
- Production date
Height: 24 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Known as 'saddleback' form, from the shape of the lid.
See M. Collins, 'Towards Post-Modernism, Design since 1851', London, British Museum, revised ed. 1994, fig. 114.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1992 31 Jan-5 Apr, Glasgow, Museum and Art Gallery, The New Look-Design in the Fifties
1991-1992 13 Oct-5 Jan, Manchester, City Art Gallery, The New Look-Design in the Fifties
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number