Five-piece place setting, "Design One" pattern Designer: Don Wallance (American, 1909–1990)
Manufacturer: C. Hugo Pott and Company (German, founded 1904)
Retailer: H. E. Lauffer Co. (American, early 1950s–82)


American Decorative Arts

On view, 3rd floor, Modern and Contemporary Art and Design


Stainless steel

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley V. Greimann, B.Arch. 1953, M.C.P. 1957

Accession Number



20th century


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  • "Acquisitions, July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2006): 209, ill.

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.1 Knife "LAUFFER - STAINLESS" "GERMANY" [perpendicular to previous mark] [spoon, fork and knife crossed], all on stamped on blade\r\n\r\n.2 - .5 [spoon, fork, and knife crossed] "LAUFFER (pellet) STAINLESS (pellet) GERMANY" stamped on underside of handle

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