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Tray, Modernist Pattern, Part of a 4-Piece Set

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Silver
DATES 1928-1929
DIMENSIONS 7/8 x 13 3/8 x 10 1/4 in. (2.2 x 34 x 26 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Stamped on bottom: "[company logo of 'R' in shield between eagle and lion] / STERLING / D1000"
INSCRIPTIONS Engraved monogram in center of tray in square geometric capital letters: "D.G.L."; engraved on bottom: "FROM / THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES / OF THE / EMANUEL SISTERHOOD / JUNE 1ST 1930"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1994.205.14
CREDIT LINE Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Reed & Barton (American, 1840-present). Tray, Modernist Pattern, Part of a 4-Piece Set, 1928-1929. Silver, 7/8 x 13 3/8 x 10 1/4 in. (2.2 x 34 x 26 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion, 1994.205.14. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 1994.205.14.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Silver tray; part of four-piece set with coffee pot, sugar bowl, and creamer (1994.205.11-.13). Ovoid, outward flared rim with flattened lip; overall lightly hammered surface; monogram at center, square geometric capital letters "D.G.L."
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (75%)
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