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Round plate with three engraved groupings of elephants, one large flanked by two small elephants in each group, around slightly raised rim with molded edge.

Inscription

Engraved on bottom: "JOHN H. ROSS / CHRISTMAS 1925"

Marks

Marked on bottom: "Stone [with hammer design] / STERLING / H"

Provenance

Given to John Herbert Ross (1925-2002) at Christmas, 1925; by descent to the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of John Herbert Ross and Barbara O'Neil Ross

1925

Object Place for Label

Gardner, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 cm, 280 gm, 20.3 cm (3 1/4 in., 0.6 lb., 8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.818

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware