American Modern chop plate

American
designed 1937; made about 1948
Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976), Manufactured by Steubenville Pottery Company (active 1879–1959)


Object Place: Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 31.4 x 36.2 cm (3/4 x 12 3/8 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.275

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with chartreuse glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Whiteware with chartreuse glaze

Markings

on bottom: "Russel / Wright [in script] / MFG. BY / STEUBENVILLE / USA"

Provenance

Acquired by the donors at the time of their marriage in 1948; to MFA, 2005, gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.