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Iroquois Casual Mug, 1950s

This is a Mug. It was designed by Russel Wright. It is dated 1950s and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Brooklyn Museum. It is credited Gift of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Paul F. Walter Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9.7 x 12 x 8.5cm (3 13/16 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/8in.)

It has the following markings

On base, in gray underglaze: "IROQUOIS / CASUAL / CHINA / by Russel / Wright"

Cite this object as

Iroquois Casual Mug, 1950s; Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976); USA; glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 9.7 x 12 x 8.5cm (3 13/16 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/8in.); Gift of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Paul F. Walter Collection; 1999-42-25

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