Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-191555

Description

Footed bowl with snake handle. V-shaped bowl with flared rim, yellow glaze. Green snake wraps around footed base, arches out and rests on edge rim. Nannie Borden Phillips butterfly mark scratched on bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
clay
Bowl

Inscription

Butterfly mark (Small head with one antennae, diamond shaped wings, fish shaped body)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963 (Maker)

Dimensions

2 3/4 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1765