The scallop-edged copper bowl has a spun and hammered body and spun applied foot. The silver lining was applied by an electroplating technique that enhanced the hammered appearance.
“GEBELEIN” in a rectangle and “Boston” struck incuse on bottom. “F 1439” scratched on bottom, above marks.
Original owner unknown; purchased privately by the donors, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert F. Sacks, at auction in the 1980s.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert F. Sacks