"Kubus" Stacking Storage Containers and Vessels

Designed by Wilhelm Wagenfeld, German, 1900 - 1990. Made by the Kamenz Glassworks of the Vereinigte Lausitzer Glaswerke AG (United Lausitz glassworks), Weisswasser, Germany, 1889 - present.

Geography:
Made in Germany, Europe

Date:
Designed 1938

Medium:
Pressed glass

Dimensions:
Large Square Dish - Tall: 3 1/8 x 7 1/8 inches (7.9 x 18.1 cm) Large Square Dish - Short: 1 3/4 x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 inches (4.4 x 18.1 x 18.1 cm) Top of Square Dishes: 5/8 x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 inches (1.6 x 18.1 x 18.1 cm) Rectangular Dish - Tall: 3 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 7 1/8 inches (7.9 x 8.9 x 18.1 cm) Rectangular Dish - Short: 1 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 7 1/8 inches (4.4 x 8.9 x 18.1 cm) Top to Rectangular Dish: 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 7 1/8 inches (1.6 x 8.9 x 18.1 cm) Tall Pitcher: 6 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (15.6 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm) Short Pitcher: 3 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (7.9 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm) Square Dish: 1 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (4.4 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm) Square Top: 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (1.6 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

* Collab Gallery, Perelman Building, first floor

Accession Number:
1991-171-1a--q

Credit Line:
Gift of Collab: The Group for Modern and Contemporary Design at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1991

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