"Boonton" sugar bowl with cover

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


Object Place: Boonton, New Jersey

Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 14.4 x 10.5 cm (2 7/16 x 5 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.) (bowl) Height x diameter: 0.6 x 10.2 cm (1/4 x 4 in.)(lid)

Accession Number

2010.542.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics

Yellow

Markings

MADE IN/Boonton/N.J./U.S.A./603 (Boonton is in script)

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