"Residential" small plate

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


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.3 x 15.2 cm (1/2 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

2010.565

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics

Mottled gray

Markings

Russel/Wright/RESIDENTIAL/by/Northern/BOSTON 27 (Russel Wright and by Northern are 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

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.