Sugar bowl with lid

1950s
Manufactured by Marcrest Company (active mid-20th century)


Object Place: Chicago, Illinois

Accession Number

2010.579a-b

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Plastics

Yellow

Markings

MELMAC R [in circle] / CHICAGO 54 / MADE IN 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