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Condiment dish

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The serving dish has three lobes at each end and is divided into three sections. It has an applied silver course at the rim.

Inscription

None.

Marks

“STERLING / HAND WROUGHT [in demilune shape] / AT / THE KALO SHOP / O C” struck on bottom. Ada Mark * F4731

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

about 1921–41

Object Place

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Dimensions

2.3 x 38 x 14.4 cm (7/8 x 14 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.156

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware