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Covered Bowl with Lid

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MAKER David Hall
MEDIUM Silver
DATES ca. 1770
DIMENSIONS 6 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 4 3/16 in. (15.6 x 10.6 x 10.6 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS In rectangle, twice on bottom: "DH" Engraved on underside of foot and on inside rim of cover: "T/P over asterisk/E"
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 82.243.2a-b
CREDIT LINE Gift of Wunsch Foundation, Inc.
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION David Hall. Covered Bowl with Lid, ca. 1770. Silver, 6 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 4 3/16 in. (15.6 x 10.6 x 10.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Wunsch Foundation, Inc., 82.243.2a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 82.243.2a-b_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 82.243.2a-b_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Sugar bowl (a) and lid (b), silver. Inverted pear-shaped body with applied vertical lip, on high applied, cast, splayed foot, overlapping double domed cover with applied, vertical lip and applied, cast, spiral "flame" finial. Condition: Good, with minor surface dents and scratches, some fire scale over body.
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David Hall. <em>Covered Bowl with Lid</em>, ca. 1770. Silver, 6 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 4 3/16 in. (15.6 x 10.6 x 10.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Wunsch Foundation, Inc., 82.243.2a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 82.243.2a-b_bw.jpg)