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Footed Bowl

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1931
DIMENSIONS 4 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. (11.4 x 21.0 x 21.0 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on bottom: "PEWTER / REED & BARTON / 5872 / [date mark in form of ax]"
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
CREDIT LINE Gift of Jewel Stern
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Footed bowl, pewter. Circular bowl of semi-egg shape with turned-in rim. Three projecting, squared, bar-like feet at base of body. CONDITION: Good; scratches and dings on surface and on bottom; oxidation to interior.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Reed & Barton (American, 1840–present). Footed Bowl, ca. 1931. Pewter, 4 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. (11.4 x 21.0 x 21.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jewel Stern, 1992.41. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1992.41_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1992.41_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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