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1938

  • Work on this object began.

1990

  • We acquired this object.

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Kubus Stacking Storage Container Set, 1938

This is a Stacking storage container set. It is dated 1938 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is machine-molded and pressed glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Sir Arthur Bryan and General Acquisitions Endowment Funds.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D (elements arranged as a group): 21 x 27.5 x 26 cm (8 1/4 x 10 13/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition IDEO Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection.

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