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