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Coffee pot and cover - Delfi

Delfi

  • Object:

    Coffee pot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Copenhagen (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ca. 1974 (manufactured)
    1973 (shape)
    1973 (pattern)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hunt, Martin, born 1942 (designer)
    Stålhane, Carl-Harry, born 1920 (designer)
    Bing & Grøndahl (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:

    C.149&A-1979

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Porcelain coffee pot and cover with hand-painted decorationin underglaze blue. Shape 301.

Place of Origin

Copenhagen (manufactured)

Date

ca. 1974 (manufactured)
1973 (shape)
1973 (pattern)

Artist/maker

Hunt, Martin, born 1942 (designer)
Stålhane, Carl-Harry, born 1920 (designer)
Bing & Grøndahl (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration

Marks and inscriptions

Three towers and 'B&G' within a circle of the words 'COPENHAGEN PORCELAIN MADE IN DENMARK'
Printed in green

'47'
Painted in underglaze blue

'301'
Printed in green

Object history note

Part of a tableware range 'Delfi' [C.148 to 153-1979].

Descriptive line

Coffee pot and cover, part of a tableware range 'Delfi', porcelain with hand-painted underglaze blue decoration. Designed in 1973, shape designed by Martin Hunt, pattern designed by Carl Harry Stålhane, manufactured by Bing & Grøndahl, Denmark, ca. 1974.

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

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 46 p. ISBN 1851770712.

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt blue; Glaze

Techniques

Underglazed; Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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