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Diplomat

Designer:
Walter von Nessen (American (born Germany), Berlin 1899–1943 Wiscasset, Maine)
Manufacturer:
Chase Brass & Copper Company, Inc. (Waterbury, Connecticut)
Date:
1933
Medium:
Chrome-plated copper, composition
Dimensions:
a: Coffee pot H. 8-1/2, W. 4-1/4, D. 6-5/8 inches (21.6 x 10.8 x 16.8 cm) b: Sugar H. 2-7/8, W. 3-1/4, D. 2-1/2 inches (7.3 x 7.9 x 6.4 cm) c: Creamer with d: Lid: H. 4-1/2, W. 4-1/4, D. 5-1/2 inches (11.4 x 10.8 x 14 cm) e: Tray H. 1-1/8, Diam. 10-1/2 inches (2.9 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Combination
Credit Line:
John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.722.1a-e
Not on view
Marking: [stamped on bottom of b]: [centaur]/CHASE
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 16, 2000–January 7, extended to February 4, 2001, unnumbered cat. (p. 43; John C., Wadell Collection, Promised Gift of John C. Wadell).

Newport Beach, Calif. Orange County Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 25–August 19, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Flint, Mich. Flint Institute of Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," September 14–December 16, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," January 11–April 7, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Charlotte, N. C. Mint Museum of Craft and Design. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 3–July 28, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Tulsa, Okla. Philbrook Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," August 23–November 17, 2002, unnumbered cat.

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