The raised elliptical bowl has a gently curved rim with a thick applied molding at edge. A concave neck descends from the rim, turning outward to an angled shoulder that curves down to an elliptical fabricated foot ring composed of ogee sections.
On base of vessel is engraved “B. BERNSTEIN / 1960;” stamped “STERLING” in sans-serif capitals; maker’s monogram, an angular figure-eight form is stamped near center point.
Made by the donor in 1960 and retained by him until given to the Museum in 2000.
Gift of the artist
Copyright 1960 Bernard Bernstein
- Artist Bernard Bernstein, American, born in 1928