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"Color-Flyte" teacup

Salmon/Glow Copper

Marks

DESIGNERS DINNERWARE/FASHIONED OF Melmac/K/Color FLYTE/by BRANCHELL/ST. LOUIS MO

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

about 1952

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

2010.554

Medium or Technique

Melamine (plastic)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Plastics