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“Magnalite” kettle

about 1936
Designed by John Gordon Rideout (American, 1898–1951), Manufactured by Wagner Manufacturing Co. (1891 - 1953)


Object Place: Sidney, Ohio, USA

Dimensions

Overall (approx): 21.6 x 24.9 cm (8 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.764

Medium or Technique

Magnalite (magnesium/aluminum alloy), wood

Not On View

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

Incised into base:
"Wagner
Ware [W is oversized and not repeated]
SIDNEY
--O--

Magnalite [in script]

4133."

Provenance

By 2016, Kevin W. Tucker, Dallas; 2016, gift of Tucker to the MFA. (Accession date: December 14, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Kevin W. Tucker in honor of Nonie Gadsden