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Bread Box with Lid, Raymor Line

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: Zanesville, Ohio, United States
  • DATES ca.1950
    DIMENSIONS 5 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 11 in. (14.6 x 29.8 x 27.9 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS molded on bottom: "Raymor/by/Roseville/USA/ovenproof/pat. pend."
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2007.10.16a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Ben Seibel (American, 1918-1985). Bread Box with Lid, Raymor Line, ca.1950. Glazed earthenware, 5 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 11 in. (14.6 x 29.8 x 27.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 2007.10.16a-b. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.2007.10.16a-b.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Low, horizontal ovoid thick-walled form with overall off-white glaze raised on short foot rim. Two opposed indented grip dimples on lower part of short ends. Oval lid inserted to one long side with centered molded handle.
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    Bread Box with Lid, Raymor Line