American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Jon Hedu, American, 1914–1995
Manufacturer: The Watertown Manufacturing Company, American, 1915–ca. 1965

“Lifetime Ware” Pitcher

1946–60

Melamine

8 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (21 x 16.51 x 10.8 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
1999.135.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Plastic
Geography: 
Made in Watertown, Connecticut
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Stratford Antique Center, Inc., Stratford, Conn., by 1999

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 97, no. 55.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.