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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery


Coffee Pot and Lid
ca. 1952 (made), 1946 (designed)
Place of origin

Porcelain coffee pot and lid with moulded vertical fluting. Model 55.

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Coffee Pot Body
  • Coffee Pot Cover
TitleTebe (series title)
Materials and techniques
Porcelain decorated with moulded fluting
Brief description
Coffee pot and lid, part of a tableware range 'Tebe', porcelain decorated with moulded fluting, designed by Arthur Percy, made by Karlskrona, Sweden, in production from 1952.
Physical description
Porcelain coffee pot and lid with moulded vertical fluting. Model 55.
  • Height: 25cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'KARLSKRONA' and a crown (Printed in green)
  • An anchor and 'KP SWEDEN PERCY' (Printed in green)
Credit line
Given by the maker
Object history
Part of a tableware range 'Tebe' [Circ.58 to 61-1961].
In production from 1952
Bibliographic reference
Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 111 p. ill. ISBN 1851770712.
Other number
C.20987 - Previous number
Accession number

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Record createdOctober 3, 2008
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