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Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Other titles
    • teapot
    • crazy quilt patchwork teapot (maker's title)
  • Description
    form, coffee pot form, glass, body is a convex with a small top extending to a large bottom, form is free standing, form is made from mulit-coloured cubed glass cane in patchwork design with blocks of colour and blocks of prints, teapot has a cirular handle that was cast seperatly from the body, teapot has a lid that does not remove, spout has a thick lip, circular base that is concave, base has : 1981 MARQUIS/ NZ inscribed into the glass teapot is non-functional
  • Place
  • Other Number
    G375, 1982.25
  • Accession number
  • Accession date
    26 January 1982
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Record richness


  • Credit
    purchased from the artist with funds provided by the Charles Edgar Disney Art Trust, 1982, collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1982.25, G375
  • Production
    Dick Marquis (glassmaker)
    Auckland City
    Elizabeth II (1952 -), House of Windsor, English reign
  • Signature/marks
    • 1981 Marquis  (maker's mark)
    • #3  (sticker)
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › glass
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height : 185mm
      (height 185 x diameter 122 mm)
    • 0 - Whole diameter : 122mm
    • 0 - Whole height x width x depth/length : 185mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 04 Tools & Equipment for Materials (Category)
    › Food Service T&E (Classification)
    › Serving Vessels (Sub-classification)
    › Vessel, Drink Serving (Primary Term)
    › Teapot (Secondary Term)
  • Record created
    3 March 1997

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