Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
5 3/8 x 15 9/16 x 11 7/16 in. (13.7 x 39.5 x 29.1 cm)
Other (Dish (a) ): 2 7/8 x 15 9/16 x 11 7/16 in. (7.3 x 39.5 x 29.1 cm)
Other (Cover (b) ): 3 1/8 x 10 x 10 in. (7.9 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside of bowl, in center: anchor within a shield / "F [?]" and "P" in Gothic script within square stamp / "GORHAM" / YC / GPG"
Gift of Richard L. Huggins
Silverplate covered dish. Dish (a) consists of shallow bowl with rim that arches up around edge and extends at sides to form two wide, slightly squared handles. Shallow domed lid (b) fits within rim of bowl; large finial formed by tube that flares out at top.
Condition: Good; light scratches all over; a few pit marks around inside of dish.
Gorham Manufacturing Company (1865-1961). Covered Dish, ca. 1955. Silverplate, 5 3/8 x 15 9/16 x 11 7/16 in. (13.7 x 39.5 x 29.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Richard L. Huggins, 2002.14.3a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2002.14.3a-b.jpg)
overall, 2002.14.3a-b.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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