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1933

  • Work on this object began.

1943

  • Work on this object ended.

1990

  • We acquired this object.

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Mug (USA), 1933–43

This is a Mug. It was designed by Russel Wright. It is dated 1933–43 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is aluminum, rattan. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mel Byars, The Mel Byars Collection of 20th Century Design.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 10.9 x 13 x 8.8 cm (4 5/16 x 5 1/8 x 3 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Mug (USA), 1933–43; Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976); aluminum, rattan; H x W x D: 10.9 x 13 x 8.8 cm (4 5/16 x 5 1/8 x 3 7/16 in.); Gift of Mel Byars, The Mel Byars Collection of 20th Century Design; 1990-15-8

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