Nov 1, 2019
Sep 25, 2014

Tea Service: Cup and Saucer

Tea Service: Cup and Saucer

designed 1956; made c. 1963

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designed by

Heinrich Loeffelhardt

(German, 1901–1979)

made by

Schott & Gen./ Jena Glaswerk



Overall: 4.5 x 12.6 x 10.4 cm (1 3/4 x 4 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Gift of Bern 1905 2004.11.4



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.

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Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Credit line: 
Gift of Bern 1905

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