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The raised bowl has a small rounded base and rises outward to a slightly everted rim; the foot ring is applied. A punched pattern of flowers and petals has been filled in with blue and white enamel.

Inscription

none.

Marks

unmarked

Provenance

Descended in the family of silversmith George C. Gebelein (1878-1945), who worked with Knight at Handicrafts Shop. Purchased from the estate of the silversmith's son J. Herbert Gebelein (1906-1986) with funds provided by Gertrude Atwood.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Gertrude S. Atwood

1902–11

Object Place

Boston or Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 11.1 cm, 0.14 kg (1 3/4 x 4 3/8 in., 0.31 lb.)

Accession Number

1987.68

Medium or Technique

Silver, enamel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware