American Modern teapot with lid

American
designed 1937; made 1939–59
Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976), Manufactured by Steubenville Pottery Company (active 1879–1959)


Object Place: Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 14.6 x 25.7 cm (5 x 5 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.816.1a-b

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with chartreuse glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Markings

Signed on bottom: "Russel Wright / MFG BY / STEUBENVILLE"

Provenance

Purchased on Ebay by the donor in 2003; to MFA, 2003, gift of Brett Angell.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell in honor of Gerald W.R. Ward

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.