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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Michael Graves, American, 1934–2015
Manufacturer: Alessi spa, Italian, founded 1921

Kettle with little bird-shaped whistle

1985

Stainless steel and plastic

8 11/16 in. (22.1 cm) other: 8 9/16 in. (21.7 cm) other (box): 9 1/2 × 8 7/8 × 8 7/8 in.(24.13 × 22.543 × 22.543 cm)
Bequest of Doris M. Brixey, by exchange
2001.13.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Milan, Italy
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 123.

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