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This raised bowl has a scalloped and stepped rim with chased shell ornament atop the deeply chased lines that divide the bowl into eight panels. The splayed molded foot is soldered.

Inscription

None.

Marks

“Stone [with profile of incuse chasing hammer stamped across St] / STERLING / G” struck on bottom, near edge.

Provenance

Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Alma Bent, Stone’s cousin, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

about 1926

Object Place

Gardner, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 14.3 cm (3 1/4 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.249

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware