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Coffee pot, from a five-piece coffee and tea service


Jean Puiforcat



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Coffee pot, from a five-piece coffee and tea service, Jean Puiforcat
: Coffee, Tea, or Chocolate?
: The Shape of Things to Come
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver, optical glass
Size: 5 1/8 x 7 x 2 1/2 in. (13.02 x 17.78 x 6.35 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: punch, UR corner of body two marks: left one is square (Head with mowhawk); right is diamond shaped (initials 'E.P.'); stamped with poincon du Maitre orfevre
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Decorative Arts Department Deaccession Funds, the Putnam Dana McMillan Fund, and gift of funds from the Decorative Arts Council in honor of Dr. Michael Conforti, Chief Curator and Bell Memorial Curator of Decorative Arts and Sculpture, 1980-1994
Accession Number: 94.71.2
Rights: © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Artist: Jean Puiforcat, French, 1897-1945
Role: Designer
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1897-1945
Added to Site: February 28, 2009