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The raised vessel has an applied narrow ring foot that is roughly circular in section, with strainer holes cut in the body and a V-shaped spout affixed to the body. The shoulder soldered to the body is flat, lozenge-shaped, and upturned at each end, creating a transition to the spout and handle;...

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Inscription

None.

Marks

"C" within a stylized six-petaled flower

Provenance

Made by the artist and retained in her personal collection until acquired by the museum in 1988.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Joyce Goldberg with funds donated by John Axelrod, Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Stoneman, Mr. Charles Devens, Mr. and Mrs. Peter S. Lynch, The Seminarians, Mr. James G. Hinkle, Jr., The MFA Council and Friends

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

about 1936

Object Place

Detroit, Michigan, United States

Object Place

Wichita, Kansas, United States

Dimensions

14 x 23.5 x 13.9 cm (5 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.533

Medium or Technique

Silver, Gabon ebony

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware