Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics

Flying Object

Teapot
1995 (designed), 1996 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Semi-circular form with flat top. Decorated with a frieze of yellow birds under a blue band.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Teapot
  • Cover
Titles
  • Flying Object (manufacturer's title)
  • Cult (manufacturer's title)
  • Cult Terrazzo (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Porcelain with printed decoration
Brief description
Cover "Flying Object" pattern

Teapot "Flying Object" pattern
Physical description
Semi-circular form with flat top. Decorated with a frieze of yellow birds under a blue band.
Dimensions
  • Height: 12.9cm
  • Width: 25.0cm
  • Depth: 16.3cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'Arzberg' in an oval, below which is 'GERMANY 6' (On base; Printed)
  • 'DAVID PALTERER DAVID PALTERER...' (around knop; printed)
  • '724' in white (on base; printed)
Production
"Flying Object" pattern; "Cult Terrazzo" range; "Cult" shape
Collection
Accession number
C.54:2-1998

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Record createdDecember 7, 1999
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