On View In:
Gallery 379
Artist:   John R. Morgan
Sears, Roebuck and Co.  
Title:   "Waterwitch" outboard motor  
Date:   20th century  
Medium:   Aluminum, iron, rubber, pigment, paper  
Dimensions:   40 1/2 x 15 1/2 x 17 1/4 in. (102.87 x 39.37 x 43.82 cm)  
Credit Line:   Gift of funds from Michael and Ann Birt  
Location:   Gallery 379  

Name:   Morgan, John R.  
Role:   Designer  
Nationality:   American  
Life Dates:   American, 1903-1986  
Name:   Sears, Roebuck and Co.  
Role:   Manufacturer  
Life Dates:   est. 1886  

Object Description  
Inscriptions:   Inscription on top, molded: [WATERWITCH/ SEARS ROEBUCK AND COMPANY/ MODEL NO. MB 10/ SERIAL NO.  
Classification:   Industrial Design  
Physical Description:   silver metallic outboard motor; sides of motor shaped like blimps with red and white "WATERWITCH" stickers  
Creation Place:   , United States, , ,  
Accession #:   2006.1  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts