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Salt cellar
  • Salt cellar
    Henning Koppel, born 1918 - died 1981
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Salt cellar

  • Place of origin:

    Copenhagen (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1963 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Henning Koppel, born 1918 - died 1981 (designer)
    Bing & Grøndahl (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 5, shelf 4

Physical description

Plain white porcelain salt cellar, undecorated.

Place of Origin

Copenhagen (manufactured)


1963 (designed)


Henning Koppel, born 1918 - died 1981 (designer)
Bing & Grøndahl (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques


Object history note

Part of a tableware range [C.139&A, 140&A, 141 to S-1987].

Descriptive line

Salt cellar, part of a tableware range, plain white porcelain, designed by Henning Koppel, made by Bing & Grøndahl, Denmark, 1963.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 45 p. ISBN 1851770712.




Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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