The raised, elliptical, scalloped bowl with applied rim and raised foot retains its hammered surface.
“STERLING / HAND WROUGHT [in a demilune] / AT / THE KALO SHOP / 5811 M” struck on bottom. Ada Mark * F4733
Original owner unknown; subsequent history unknown until given to the Art Institute of Chicago by the John L. and Helen Kellogg Foundation in 1978; the bowl (one of a pair) was exchanged with the Art Institute for duplicate examples of Stone silver in the MFA’s collection.
Seth K. Sweetser Fund