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Double Colander

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MANUFACTURER Tupperware Corporation
MEDIUM Plastic
  • Place Manufactured: Orlando, Florida, United States
  • DATES Designed 1992; Manufactured 1994
    DIMENSIONS Overall: 5 x 15 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (12.7 x 38.7 x 25.7 cm) Height of Bowl (a) only: 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm) Height of Lid (b) only: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Marked In relief on base: " S [within ring of three arrows] / PP / Made in U.S.A."
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1995.102.1a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Tupperware
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Morrison Cousins (American, born 1934). Double Colander, Designed 1992; Manufactured 1994. Plastic, Overall: 5 x 15 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (12.7 x 38.7 x 25.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Tupperware, 1995.102.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 1995.102.1a-b_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Double Colander: Plastic, rounded bowl (a) and domed lid (b) of white molded plastic perforated with oblong and round holes; bowl supported by five semi-circular feet, bowl and lid joined by shaped tongue and joint at rim, forming one projecting horizontal tube-like handle. CONDITION - Excellent.
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