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Chalice (part of a set)

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The chalice, of cast bronze, is composed of a small circular foot that rises, turning inward slightly toward the bowl, and then opens outward to the rim. A raised silver-gilt cup set inside the bronze form extends above the lip, forming a smooth rim. A rock crystal set into a copper bezel is...

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Inscription

None.

Marks

Touchmarked "OLAF SKOOGFORS" in incuse letters on exterior rim of chalice.

Provenance

Originally made as a commission but never sold, the chalice and paten descended to the artist’s wife, Judith Skoogfors, who made it a gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Judith Skoogfors

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1968

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

1999.131.1

Medium or Technique

Cast bronze; gold plated silver interior

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Metalwork