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Bowl

1971.1447 (RS118163)

Description

Rococco revival hemispherical bowl with 12 uneven flutes, each flute conforming with the pedestal foot. Rim is draping and downturned. 10 of the flutes are machine engraved with vertical floral patterns. The two remaining flutes, which are wider in size, are engraved with a larger floral pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Engraved in script and enclosed in a cartouche is an: M.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
engraving (printing process)
Floral
floral patterns
plate (material)
Rococo Revival
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
Dimensions
5.625 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1447
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12099

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