"Boontonware" gravy boat

mid–1950s
Designed by Belle Kogan (American, 1902–2000), Manufactured by Boonton Molding Company (active 1920–1981)


Object Place: Boonton, New Jersey

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 19.7 x 9.5 cm (3 7/8 x 7 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.544

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics

Turquoise

Markings

Boontonware/3610/U.S.A.

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