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Bowl

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Birch wood
  • Place Manufactured: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • DATES ca. 1943-1953
    DIMENSIONS 2 3/8 x 4 3/8 x 4 3/8 in. (6 x 11.1 x 11.1 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On bottom: impressed "PRESTINI"; in crayon "196"; paper label "s"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 81.113.2
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Professor James Prestini
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION James Prestini (American, 1908-1993). Bowl, ca. 1943-1953. Birch wood, 2 3/8 x 4 3/8 x 4 3/8 in. (6 x 11.1 x 11.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Professor James Prestini, 81.113.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.81.113.2.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.81.113.2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bowl, birch wood, lathe-turned. Solid foot 1 5/16" diameter above which is a deep bowl with flaring sides. Prestini nos. 7, 196 CONDITION: Good
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