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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Plastic
DATES ca. 1948
DIMENSIONS 9 x 5 1/4 x 2 7/8 in. (22.9 x 13.3 x 7.3 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
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CAPTION Charles M. Burroughs (American, 1904-1998). Pitcher, ca. 1948. Plastic, 9 x 5 1/4 x 2 7/8 in. (22.9 x 13.3 x 7.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1994.119.16. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, CUR.1994.119.16.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pitcher. Light orange with black and gold flecked molded plastic. Tall rectangular shape. Hinged rectangular lid covers the entire top rim and slightly protruding spout. Curved elongated handle. Each side of body with a repetitive, concentric, inverted U-shaped motif along side and lid. A visible seam protrudes along the handle and body.
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