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MEDIUM Silverplate
DATES ca. 1885
DIMENSIONS 4 13/16 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (12.2 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on bottom: "PAIRPOINT MFG CO/QUADRUPLE [company logo] PLATE/NEW BEDFORD MASS"; 1602"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Silverplate goblet; part of set with pitcher and stand (1994.119.2a-c) and a matching goblet (1994.119.4). Downward tapering polished cylindrical bowl, with cup-shaped bottom. Asymmetrical incised floral decoration in the Japanese taste on one half of bowl; molded segmented horizontal band around lower portion of bowl with alternating stylized floral motifs. Tripartite flared stem with central knob, resting on broad polished, flat, slightly raised base.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Pairpoint Manufacturing Company (1880–1929). Goblet, ca. 1885. Silverplate, 4 13/16 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (12.2 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1994.119.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1994.119.2a-c_1994.119.3_1994.119.4.jpg)
IMAGE group, 1994.119.2a-c_1994.119.3_1994.119.4.jpg.
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