Eva Zeisel, a rare pair of bird-form tall Salt and Pepper Shakers, Eva Zeisel Fine Stoneware/Hi-Fi Stoneware, Hollydale Pottery, South Gate, California, 1957. Largo Brown, the pepper shaker Allegro Yellow eyes. Unmarked. Height 6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm). 1620-114
Exhibited: San Diego, Mingei International Museum, “Eva Zeisel: Extraordinary Designer at 100,” 10 December 2006-12 April 2007
The Hi-Fi Stoneware (i.e., High Fire) line was advertised as having been “made in stoneware in colors never used in that medium.” Long Beach Independent Press-Telegram, March 17, 1957, p. 36. On this line, see Scott Vermillion, “Eva Zeisel Stoneware and Ironstone.” in Eva Zeisel: Life, Design, and Beauty, 2013, pp. 102-109.