Vesevo

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Teapot of a rounded shape with a punched dotted border around the bottom edge, a triangular spout and a handle of coiled silver. The teapot consists of two separate chambers: a small upper, central chamber in which the tea itself is brewed and a large lower chamber for hot water.
Credit Line
Gift of Sanae Asayama Sabattini
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
1984
Accession Number
1992-116-1-a/d
Designer
Filippo Alison, Italian, 1930 - 2015
Manufacturer
Sabattini Argenteria S.p.A., founded 1964
made in
Naples, Italy
Medium
Silverplated brass
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Teapot
Type
Teapot