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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Silverplate
DATES ca. 1955
DIMENSIONS 5 1/16 x 13 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (12.9 x 34 x 34 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside of bowl, in center: anchor within a shield / "F [?]" and "P" in Gothic script within square stamp / "GORHAM / YC / GPF"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Richard L. Huggins
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Silverplate tazza. Simple, round, very shallow bowl raised on pedestal which consists of a hollow cylinder that tapers toward juncture with bowl. Condition: Good; light scratches and a few small dents around inside of bowl; large spot of brownish discoloration on outside of bowl.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Gorham Manufacturing Company (1865–1961). Tazza, ca. 1955. Silverplate, 5 1/16 x 13 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (12.9 x 34 x 34 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Richard L. Huggins, 2002.14.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2002.14.1.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 2002.14.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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