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Wash stand

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Wash Stand. Flattened cirulcar silver-plate bowl is decorated with gadrooning and three shell dishes applied to rim; bowl is supported on three dolphins with a tap below. Concave-sided triangular pedestal.

Inscription

MARKS: on bowl??? I will have to look, maybe a BELL? INSCRIPTIONS: engraved on a plaque mounted on the base, "Roberts, Cadman, and Co."

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

about 1820

Object Place

Sheffield, England

Dimensions

86.36 cm (34 in.)

Accession Number

1985.20a-c

Medium or Technique

Mahogany with gilt bronze; silver-plate; painted tin

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver