Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-188961

Description

Carved soapstone basin in the shape of an open bivalve shell, with closed bivalve shell feet and decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
carving (processes)
Knickknack
Bowl, Decorative
Bowl, Decorative

Associated Person

Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997

Additional Identification Number

8.16
EQ36

People and Organizations

Metropolitan Moving & Storage

Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 11 1/4 (HxW), 8 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

2009.5.16.1

Places

China