Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1940-1960

GUSN

GUSN-51121

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

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
chasing
wrought
handmade
silver (metal)
sterling silver
floral patterns
geometric patterns
Sterling Silver
Hand-wrought
Chased
Geometric
Floral
Silver
BOWL

Inscription

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.

Associated Building

Used At Groton School,

Maker

Glendining, Herman W., Mr. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Gardner, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.5 (H), 4.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.778

Places

Massachusetts (United States)