"Residential" porringer

designed 1953
Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976), Manufactured by Northern Industrial Chemical (active 1904–1963)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 15.2 x 13.3 cm (1 5/8 x 6 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.561

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics

Mottled blue and white

Markings

Russel/Wright/RESIDENTIAL/by/Northern/BOSTON 27

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

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.