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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Michael Graves, American, 1934–2015
Retailer: Target Corporation

Coach Whistle Teakettle

1999

Stainless steel, aluminum tri-ply base, plastic, and painted wood.

11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm)
other (teakettle): 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm)
other (box): 11 3/4 × 8 1/4 × 8 1/4 in. (29.8 × 21 × 21 cm)
Gift of Mrs. William R. Scott, John G. McCullough, Class of 1936, and Mrs. William G. Heaphy, by exchange
1999.82.1a-d
Geography: 
Manufactured in Taiwan
Designed in Princeton, New Jersey
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

The teakettle was purchased at Target in Westbury, NY.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1999,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2000): 163.

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