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Bowl with Cover

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pewter, cherry
  • Place Manufactured: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
  • DATES ca. 1950
    DIMENSIONS 4 3/8 x 8 x 8 in. (11.1 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On bottom of bowl, etched: "#400A" / [in script] Marion Louise Anderson" [name underscored with two etched lines]
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1992.40.50a-b
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Round pewter bowl (a) and fitted lid (b) with cherry finial. Outer top edge of bowl has molded rim; at bottom, continuous round base. Flat lid with curved, convex sides; upright rectangular wooded finial attached with screw. CONDITION: Fair; significant wear, scratches overall, especially interior and bottom of foot.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Marion Anderson Noyes (American, 1907–2002). Bowl with Cover, ca. 1950. Pewter, cherry, 4 3/8 x 8 x 8 in. (11.1 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes, 1992.40.50a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1992.40.50a-b.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.1992.40.50a-b.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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