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Plate, Ebbtide

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1928
DIMENSIONS 1 3/4 x 13 3/16 x 10 1/16in. (4.4 x 33.5 x 25.6cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside of bowl: "INTERNATIONAL / [small maker's mark] STERLING / H82A" and "Patent Pending"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION "Ebbtide" silver plate with handles. Round shallow plate has flat bottom, rises to a wide, stepped bouge and wide, everted rim. Rim decorated with four ribbed arches that meet at points around its edge. Two upright, opposing handles, each handle formed by a ribbed, triangular piece extending from side of rim that tapers at end, then is turned up at right angle and continues straight up for about one inch, then curves downward to meet bottom edge of handle. Condition: Good, a few tiny scratches.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Alfred G. Kintz (American, 1885–1963). Plate, Ebbtide, ca. 1928. Silver, 1 3/4 x 13 3/16 x 10 1/16in. (4.4 x 33.5 x 25.6cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion, 1993.208.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1993.208.2.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1993.208.2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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