Corning Ware 1-Quart and 2-Quart "Centura" Covered Saucepans with Stand and Candle Warmer

Object Name: 
Corning Ware 1-Quart and 2-Quart "Centura" Covered Saucepans with Stand and Candle Warmer

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Object Name: 
Corning Ware 1-Quart and 2-Quart "Centura" Covered Saucepans with Stand and Candle Warmer
Accession Number: 
2015.4.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: about 17.2 cm, W: 28.2 cm, D: 23 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1960-1969
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jerry E. Wright
Primary Description: 
Corning Ware 1-Quart and 2-Quart "Centura" Covered Saucepans with Stand and Candle Warmer. White machine-made Pyroceram glass; aluminum stand and candle warmer, wax. (a) 2-Quart saucepan; (b) 1-quart saucepan; (c) lid; (d) metal warmer base; (e) metal candle cover; (f) metal warmer lid.
Provenance: 
Wright, Jerry E. (American, b. 1932), Source
2015-09-23
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
CENTURA / by CORNING / 2 QT. SAUCEPAN
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Stamped (a) on base
CENTURA / by CORNING / 1 QT. SAUCEPAN
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Stamped (b) on base
CENTURA / by CORNING
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Stamped (c) on underside
VLW
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Marker (d) on underside handwritten
VLW
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Marker (f) on underside handwritten
199
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Affixed (b) on side