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Bowl, Northern Lights

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1928
DIMENSIONS 2 7/8 x 11 11/16 x 10 1/16 in. (7.3 x 29.7 x 25.6 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside of bowl: "INTERNATIONAL / [small maker's mark] STERLING / D105A" and "Patent Pending"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION "Northern Lights" silver bowl. Round, shallow bowl rises from flat bottom and has wide, everted rim that curves up around edge. Rim has molded decoration of wave pattern; on opposing sides, the wave shape extends into a handle that curls upward and tapers to a scrolled terminal. Condition: Good.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Alfred G. Kintz (American, 1885–1963). Bowl, Northern Lights, ca. 1928. Silver, 2 7/8 x 11 11/16 x 10 1/16 in. (7.3 x 29.7 x 25.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion, 1993.208.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1993.208.1.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1993.208.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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