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Teapot

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Karl Gustav Hansen, Danish ; Hans Hansen Silversmithy, Kolding, Denmark

Date

1955 (designed 1952)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Teapot, Karl Gustav Hansen, Danish      ;    Hans Hansen Silversmithy, Kolding, Denmark
Teapot: Gallery Label - Current
: Coffee, Tea, or Chocolate?
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver, wicker
Size: 5 1/2 x 8 3/16 x 4 1/16 in. (13.97 x 20.8 x 10.32 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Denmark
Culture: Europe, Denmark
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Stamps on bottom of lid: [ANNO/1955 (inside a perforated circle)/Hans Hansen/DENMARK/STERLING], and same stamp on bottom with [451] below
Physical Description: organic shape with attached spout; hinged lid; woven wicker handle
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the James Ford Bell Foundation
Accession Number: 99.87
Rights: ©2002 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/BONO, Oslo
Artist: Karl Hansen, 1914-2002
Role: Designer
Nationality: Danish
Life Dates: 1914-2002

Artist: Hans Silversmithy, 1906-1992
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality:
Life Dates: 1906-1992
Added to Site: February 28, 2009