Probably form-pressed on wood, this raised shallow dish with two soldered, keyhole, pierce-cut handles has a soldered foot and rim.
“1929” engraved on one handle; “B / PC,” with two notches on top of each other below “B” and between “P C,” engraved on other handle.
“G / F J R / A.H.S. / STERLING / 5 9 2” struck incuse on bottom.
Original owner unknown. Subsequent owner unknown until purchased from Brodney Gallery of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, with funds provided by the donors.
Gift of Mrs. Irvin Taube in memory of Anne Murphy Holmes