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The Teapot Stand
This page attempts to record what is known about the origin and history of the modular origami design known as the Teapot Stand. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.



This modular design, made from postcards, appears in 'Pocket Guide to Origami: Bow-Wow Book', by Isao Honda, which was published by the Asahi Origami Club, Tokyo in 1959.



This design also appears, as 'Hot Plate Holder', and made from only 48 postcards, in 'The World of Origami' by Isao Honda, which was published in the USA by Japan Publications Trading Company in 1965.