The squat bulbous copper body was raised. It has naturalistic repousséd oak leaves and jewel-like inlaid silver acorns around its center, with a stepped flat foot and applied silver rim. The exterior has been lacquered.
“Stone” incised, with profile of chasing hammer struck incuse across St, on bottom.
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest (1872 – 1972); by descent to Alma Bent (about 1921 – 1992), Stone’s cousin, who donated it to the Museum.
Gift of Alma Bent