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1950

  • Work on this object began.

1959

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

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American Modern Tumbler, 1950s

This is a tumbler. It was designed by Russel Wright. It is dated 1950s and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Paul F. Walter. It is credited Gift of Paul F. Walter.

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Vase, ca. 1927
  • blown and engraved glass.
  • Gift of Neil and Donna Weisman.
  • 2015-48-4

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 9.6 x 6.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

American Modern Tumbler, 1950s; Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976); USA; glass; H x diam.: 9.6 x 6.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.); Gift of Paul F. Walter; 1991-30-36

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