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Kensington Dish

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Probably form-pressed on wood, this shallow flat-bottomed bowl has nine chased panels and is divided by flutes, creating a subtle scalloped effect.

Inscription

None.

Marks

“Stone [with profile of incuse chasing hammer stamped across St] / Sterling / T” struck near edge.

Provenance

Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Alma Bent, Stone’s cousin, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Arts and crafts period, 1908–36

Object Place

Gardner, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

1.8 x 15 cm (11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.243

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware