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Urchin - Teapot
Urchin - Teapot
Date:
1998
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Fired Ceramic, Applied Metal Screws, Metal Coil Legs
Dimensions:
Object: 11 3/8 x 14 x 8 3/8 in. (28.9 x 35.6 x 21.3 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2003.84.2.26a-b
Acquisition Date:
2003-10-09
Credit Line:

Gift of the Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Bisque ceramic teapot, with lid, body and lid with brown glaze, turned vessel. Body of vessel includes dozens of painted metal wood screws that have been glued to teapot with an epoxy. Teapot has three legs made of painted (patinated) metal springs and of turned brown ceramic feet. Lid is made of brown ceramic and is studded with metal studs. It has two protruding horns made of ceramic.
No signature visible.