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Canister - One Touch

One Touch

  • Object:

    Canister

  • Place of origin:

    Florida (made)

  • Date:

    1991 (designed)
    1992 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cousins, Morison S (designer)
    Tupperware (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Polypropylene, polyethylene, injection moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the manufacturer

  • Museum number:

    C.318:1-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Polypropylene canister of cylindrical shape, polyethylene lid with a rim projecting beyond top of canister. The canister is a smooth white finish. The lids are a matt mottled effect in "creamy rose" pink colour.

Place of Origin

Florida (made)

Date

1991 (designed)
1992 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Cousins, Morison S (designer)
Tupperware (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Polypropylene, polyethylene, injection moulded

Marks and inscriptions

"Tupperware made in U.S.A."

"D" in double circle, "2416A-2"

See Ceramics register for symbols on base of object

Dimensions

Height: 15.5 cm, Diameter: 14.8 cm

Descriptive line

Canister, "One Touch", part of a set, injection moulded polypropylene and polyethylene, designed by Morison S. Cousins and Doug Laib in 1991 for Tupperware, Florida, manufactured in 1992.

Materials

Polypropylene; Polyethylene

Techniques

Injection-moulded

Categories

Plastic; Containers; Tableware & cutlery

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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