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Sugar Bowl and Lid from Three Piece Tea Service, Kyoto Homage Pattern

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Porcelain
  • Place Manufactured: New York, New York, United States
  • DATES Designed 1980; Manufactured in 1987
    DIMENSIONS 4 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 6.4 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Impressed on underside of teapot, lower right: (in script) "Dorothy Hafner"
    SIGNATURE Signed In black on underside of sugar bowl: (in script) "Dorothy Hafner '87 / ©1980"
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    ACCESSION NUMBER 87.120.2a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Dorothy Weiss
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Glazed porcelain sugar bowl (a) and lid (b), "Kyoto Homage" pattern. Vertical, rectangular shape bowl; rectangular lid with canted corners and strip finial. White ground with "confetti" pattern (i.e., dashes of black dots of turquoise, lavender, peach and terracotta). Front and rear sides have reserve of lavender "double dot" pattern surrounded by peach band. Part of three-piece tea service, 87.120.1a-b (teapot) & 87.120.3 (creamer). CONDITION: Fine
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Dorothy Hafner (American, born 1953). Sugar Bowl and Lid from Three Piece Tea Service, Kyoto Homage Pattern, Designed 1980; Manufactured in 1987. Porcelain, 4 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dorothy Weiss, 87.120.2a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 87.120.1a-b_87.120.2a-b_87.120.3_bw.jpg)
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