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Bowl

The shallow raised vessel with faint center point sits on a conical raised foot, with a reinforcing ring at juncture with vessel. Tiny burrs visible at the juncture between the foot and bowl were intended to stabilize the foot before soldering.

Inscription

“VWC” entwined monogram, in shaded script letters, engraved at center of bowl.

Marks

Unmarked

Provenance

From the artist to her sister Mary Wireman Remington (b. 1906); to her son David Remington and his wife, Chelsey, the donors.

Credit Line

Gift of David and Chelsey Remington

about 1947

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 17.8 cm (1 3/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

1999.736

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware