Pyrex Teapot

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Teapot
Accession Number: 
98.4.255
Dimensions: 
H: 15.5 cm; Diam: 13 cm; L: 17 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1934-1942
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass borosilicate glass; chrome plated metal; plastic; mold-blown, by machine; stamped; globular shaped pot; flared rim with machine finished edge; short straight neck with chrome plated metal band around it; handle attached to metal band with two screws, bottom of handle tapers down to middle of pot's body but is unattached; body rounds out from neck, then rounds into bottom, widest point about one third of the distance from neck to base; base flat and circular with "PYREX®/84-66/MADE IN U.S.A." stamped in green in the center.
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection