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"Branchell" teacup

Glade Green

Marks

A/BRANCHELL/melmac Product/of finest quality/BRANCHELL CO./ST. LOUIS MO/K LaMoyne/DESIGNER

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

1950s

Object Place

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.7 x 12.7 cm (2 1/4 x 5 in.) (with handle)

Accession Number

2010.553

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics