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Serving Bowl

Description

Wide mouth, straight rim on shallow form; entirely high-karat gold finish, except for bottom; interior etched with overall leaf and vine motif in evenly-spaced sections; corresponding outer band with smooth gold band below.

Details

Maker
Haviland & Co.
Date
1906-1927
Inscriptions
"Haviland/ France" (stamped)
Material
etching (corroding)
gilding
gold (metal)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Serving
bowls (vessels)
etching (corroding)
foliation (pattern)
gilding
gold (metal)
Porcelain
porcelain
People and organizations
Fitts, Onata North, 1871-1946
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 8 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.49.5
Credit Line
Gift of Barbara Smith Barnett
GUSN
265770

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