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1986.778 (RS24848)

Description

Of low convex form with a simple chased border. It has a wide circular mouth, with a flat molded lip over bands of incised lines and chased stylized flowerheads and dots. It is raised on a circular molded fet.

Details

Maker
Glendining, Herman W., Mr. (Maker)
Date
1940-1960
Inscriptions
A engraved mark reads: A. Stone/Sterlng. Engraved on the bottom is: Amelia F. Little/ 1945-1060 Groton School. Outside of the note reads: From the Shop of/ GEBELEIN/Silversmiths/79 Chestnut Street/Foot of Beacon Hill/Boston. The enclosed note reads inside: HANDWROUGHT STERLING SILVER BOWL/low convex form with simple chased/border/ by ARTHUR J. STONE ASSOCIATES,/Gardner, Mass., noted among par-/ticipants in the early XX century/arts and crafts movement./Individual MAKER: Herman W. Glendining, Craftsman and/ Lecturer.
Location of origin
Gardner, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Groton School. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
chasing
handmade
silver (metal)
sterling silver
wrought
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOWL
bowls (vessels)
Chased
chasing
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand-wrought
handmade
Silver
silver (metal)
Sterling Silver
sterling silver
wrought
Dimensions
1.5 (H), 4.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.778
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51121

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