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Bowl

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Pewter
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 19th century
    DIMENSIONS 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (10.8 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS No marks
    INSCRIPTIONS Painted on underside, old accession numbers: (1) in black in center "10010 / 63" (2) in red around edge "16010-6"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 27.507
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Bowl, 19th century. Pewter, 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (10.8 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty, 27.507. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 27.507.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Footed round pewter bowl. From flared mouth, bowl tapers in at neck and then bulges out around center of body. Set on shallow domed pedestal. CONDITION: Fair; badly tarnished; pedestal base badly corroded; allover nicks, scratches, and small dings; slightly bent around mouth; tiny hole in bottom of bowl in center.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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