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Tall cylindrical silver teapot of seamed construction, with narrow tubular body ,set at angle, with flaring spout at top and applied circular silver element at bottom as support; circular handle made of Delrin disk secured to silver holder with five pins, and applied to body; separate seamed lid...

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Marks

Marked on underside of bottom with maker's mark of two Japanese characters and "STERLING"

Provenance

1997, collection of the artist; 2009, purchased from the artist by Yvonne J. Markowitz

Credit Line

Gift of Yvonne J. Markowitz in honor of the artist and teacher, Yoshiko Yamamoto

Copyright

© Yoshiko Yamamoto

American, 1997

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 24.4 x 15.2 x 5.1 cm (9 5/8 x 6 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5105

Medium or Technique

Silver, Delrin (polyoxymethylene) plastic, gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware