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Waste Bowl

Description

Waste bowl (a) rather squat; hinged lid, domed with leaf finial; C-shaped wooden handle attached at top of body and top of leg; S-shaped spout from middle of body opposite spout. Bag (b)magenta felt bag marked "water basin".

Details

Maker
Tiffany & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1854-1870
Inscriptions
[Not explicitly noted in museum file.] Codman crest [bird with branch] on body. Struck with Tiffany & Co. identification.
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
fruitwood
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
BOWL, WASTE
crests (motifs)
Family Crest
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fruitwood
Fruitwood
Head
heads (representations)
Palmette
palmette (motif)
Silver
silver (metal)
slop bowls
Dimensions
4.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.668.5AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
635

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