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American Modern pitcher

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Whiteware with chartreuse glaze

Marks

on bottom: "Russel / Wright [in script] / MFG. BY/ STEUBENVILLE/ USA"

Provenance

Acquired by the donors at the time of their marriage in 1948; to MFA, 2005, gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, designed 1937; made about 1948

Object Place

Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 22.9 x 16.5 cm (10 1/2 x 9 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.273

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with chartreuse glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware