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Spun aluminum and walnut
16 x 13 x 8 1/4 in. (40.6 x 33.0 x 21.0 cm) (show scale)
On bottom, impressed: "RUSSEL / WRIGHT"
Gift of Paul F. Walter
Coffee Urn. Spun aluminum, wood. Spherical form on cylindrical stand. Spherical wood knobs on metal cylinders for handles, final, and pourer. Narrow cylindrical spout at base of sphere. Metal percolator basket with lid in interior.
Russel Wright (American, 1904-1976). Coffee Urn, ca. 1935. Spun aluminum and walnut, 16 x 13 x 8 1/4 in. (40.6 x 33.0 x 21.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1994.165.1a-d. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1994.165.1a-d_PS1.jpg)
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