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  • Object:

    Coffee cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1983 (made)
    ca. 1973 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rabold, Lutz, born 1942 (designer)
    Porzellanfarbik, Friesland (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with red enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the manufacturer

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 42, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Coffee cup and saucer of porcelain with red enamel decoration.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)


ca. 1983 (made)
ca. 1973 (designed)


Rabold, Lutz, born 1942 (designer)
Porzellanfarbik, Friesland (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with red enamel

Marks and inscriptions

'Friesland, Melitta, Germany'
Printed in grey

Object history note

Gift of the maker. Recipient of a "DesignPlus" award at the Frankfurt Fair, 1984.

Descriptive line

Coffee cup and saucer, 'Life' shape designed by Lutz Rabold about 1973, pattern 'Edition', porcelain with red enamel decoration, made by Porzellanfabrik, Friesland, Melitta, Germany, ca. 1983.




Glazed; Enamelled


Ceramics; Porcelain; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares


Ceramics Collection

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