Tea Service: Saucer

Tea Service: Saucer

designed 1956; made c. 1963

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designed by

Heinrich Loeffelhardt

(German, 1901-1979)

made by

Schott & Gen./ Jena Glaswerk

(German)

Glass

Diameter: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Gift of Bern 1905 2004.11.9.b

Location

Description

Heinrich Loeffelhardt, a student of the famous Bauhaus pioneer designer Wilhelm Wagenfeld, designed this classic tea service using advanced heat resistant glass. In its production, both hand and machine glassmaking techniques are used to ensure that the pot pours without dripping while the glass handle stays cool to the touch.

See also
Collection: 
Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Glass
Medium: 
Glass
Credit line: 
Gift of Bern 1905

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