Tea Service: Teapot

  • Michael Banner, Maureen Banner, Tea Service: Teapot, 1991, hollow formed, cut, hammered, annealed, soldered, and polished sterling silver, rosewood, and cloisonné enamel, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1991, Michael and Maureen Banner, Gift of the James Renwick Alliance, 1994.78.1A-B

Execution Date

“We’re drawn to round forms that move and flow . . . for us, the vessel has to be a body with warm, rounder shapes.” Michael Banner, quoted in Metalsmith, Summer 2001

Title
Tea Service: Teapot
Artists
Date
1991
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
overall: 11 7/8 x 6 3/8 x 3 3/4 in. (30.2 x 16.3 x 9.6 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the James Renwick Alliance

Mediums
Mediums Description
hollow formed, cut, hammered, annealed, soldered, and polished sterling silver, rosewood, and cloisonné enamel
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – other – dish
Object Number
1994.78.1A-B
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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