Teapot and Cover

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Object Name: 
Teapot and Cover
Accession Number: 
98.4.459
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.5 cm; Diam: 15 cm; L: 20.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1978
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Opaque white non-lead glass, glass-ceramic (Pyroceram); stainless steel; black plastic; mold-blown by machine; a) squat conical shaped teapot; flared rim with pinched lip, rim angled so lip at tallest end; short cylindrical neck with metal band around it; handle opposite lip, attached to neck by metal band and screw, handle an upside down "L" shape with a turned in end; pot tapered out to bottom, bottom rounded in to base, "CORNING WARE ®/P-104 6 CUP/CORNING, NY, USA 183 MA" printed on side below handle; flat circular base; b) circular cover; round knob with convex top, bottom flared in to cover; cover slightly domed, rim turned down, notch in one side of cover, small hole in opposite side; three wire insert legs on underside near rim, screw in center of underside.
Pattern Name: 
White
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection