Dec 5, 2007

Coffee and Tea Service

Coffee and Tea Service

c. 1910

Part of a set. See all set records

designed by

Louis Rorimer

(American, 1872–1939)

made at

and Rokesley Shop

(American)

Silver, moonstones, ebony

Gift in memory of Louis Rorimer from his daughter, Louise Rorimer Dushkin and his granddaughter, Edie Soeiro 1991.314

Description

This tea and coffee service was designed for production by the Rokesley Shop, a collaborative group working at Louis Rorimer’s studio. Reacting against industrial mass production, Rorimer emphasized inventive design in finely crafted objects.

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