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"Boontonware" creamer

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Turquoise

Marks

Boontonware/3521-01/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

mid–1950s

Object Place

Boonton, New Jersey

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 15.9 x 8.7 cm (3 5/8 x 6 1/4 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.543

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics