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Serving bowl (fuente)

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The raised circular vessel with center point has a deep, flat base in which the raising courses are evident. The bowl has sharply rising sides and a narrow rim, the latter stamped with two rows of small shield-shaped designs. A strengthening edge applied to the rim has also been stamped in a...

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Inscription

None.

Marks

None.

Provenance

Acquired by the MFA, February 1934, purchased from Mrs. Henry Lyman together with 34.61 for $215.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

about 1900

Object Place

Argentina

Dimensions

Overall: 7cm (2 3/4in.) Other (Overall): 38.4cm (15 1/8in.)

Accession Number

34.62

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware