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1937

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1976

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American Modern Salad Plate

This is a Salad plate. It was designed by Russel Wright. It is dated 1937 and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is glazed, molded earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Russel Wright. It is credited Gift of Russel Wright.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 1.6 x 20.9 cm (5/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

American Modern Salad Plate; Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976); USA; glazed, molded earthenware; H x diam.: 1.6 x 20.9 cm (5/8 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of Russel Wright; 1976-15-5-d

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.

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