"Boonton" divided vegetable bowl with cover

1948–late 1950s
Manufactured by Boonton Molding Company (active 1920–1981)


Object Place: Boonton, New Jersey

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 21 cm (2 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.) Height x diameter: 1.3 x 21 cm (1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)(lid)

Accession Number

2010.538a-b

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics

Stone Gray

Markings

MADE IN/Boonton/N.J./U.S.A./605-10

Provenance

Early history unknown; purchased by Barbara and Gerald Ward, Portsmouth, NH, at various dealers, primarily in Maine and Hampshire, or acquired on eBay, from ca. 2000 to 2010; 2010, given by the Wards to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward