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Bowl, Northern Lights

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Silver
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"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1993.208.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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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
IMAGE overall, 1993.208.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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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.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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