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Tea and Coffee Piazza

Six pieces: Coffee pot: square section body with festooned sides, and four support bases likewise square sectioned with festooned sides. Top corners have four little spheres in blue lacquered aluminum. Truncated pyramidal feet in black bakelite. Truncated conical lid with knob composed of...

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Purchased by Mrs. Farago from Donna Schneier Fine Arts, New York, 02/12/1991

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

American, 1983

Place of Manufacture

Omegna, Italy


Tray - Overall: 7 x 41 cm (2 3/4 x 16 1/8 in.) Coffee pot - Overall: 26.5 x 12 cm (10 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Sterling silver with lacquer, aluminum, Bakelite, and mock ivory


Contemporary Art


Silver hollowware