There are 11 other images of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

-0001

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2014

2015

2020

2021

  • You found it!

Black Basalt Coffeepot Coffeepot

This is a coffeepot. It was manufactured by Wedgwood. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is stoneware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

  • Tall Green Bloom Urn Urn
  • nylon.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Elizabeth and Lee Ainslie and from General....
  • 2013-53-1
  • Coffeepot Coffeepot
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel.
  • Gift of Mrs. Edward Luckemeyer.
  • 1912-13-1-a,b

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a,b: overall): 23.7 x 15.5 cm (9 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.) H x W x D (a: body): 17.7 x 11.1 x 15.5 cm (6 15/16 x 4 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.) H x diam. (b: lid): 7.2 x 7.2 cm (2 13/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Incised mark: "N"

Cite this object as

Black Basalt Coffeepot Coffeepot; Manufactured by Wedgwood (United Kingdom); England; stoneware; H x W (a,b: overall): 23.7 x 15.5 cm (9 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.) H x W x D (a: body): 17.7 x 11.1 x 15.5 cm (6 15/16 x 4 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.) H x diam. (b: lid): 7.2 x 7.2 cm (2 13/16 x 2 13/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-307-a,b

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18349595/ |title=Black Basalt Coffeepot Coffeepot |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=1 December 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>