Nut Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1908

GUSN

GUSN-12114

Description

Uneven gadrooned rim on a slightly upturned mouth. Reticulated sides atop a spherical concaving bowl. Dish rests on three ball feet.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
engraving (printing process)
gadrooning
impressing
reticulation
sterling silver
silver (metal)
Sterling Silver
Gadrooned
Reticulated
Stipple Engraved
Impressed
DISH, NUT

Inscription

The bottom is engraved in script with: April 26/MMM/1881-1906. Marked: ""T"" with an overstruck lion above ""STERLING"" impressed on the bottom. Also impressed on the bottom is: 4781.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

1971.1456.1,2

Maker

Towle Silversmiths (Maker)

Location of Origin

Newburyport, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.625 (H), 4.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1456.1-2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)