William B. Kerr & Company (1855-1906?). <em>Bon Bon Dish</em>, ca. 1910. Silver, 1 1/4 x 6 x 6 in.  (3.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift in memory of Harry and Marian R. Lipton presented on behalf of their great-grandchildren, Elissa H. Samet, Brandon R. Derringer, Jeremy A. Derringer, and Justin M. Derringer, 2000.6.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2000.6.6.jpg)

Bon Bon Dish

Artist:William B. Kerr & Company

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1910

Dimensions: 1 1/4 x 6 x 6 in. (3.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 2000.6.6

Image: 2000.6.6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silver bon bon dish; thin sheet of metal molded into round bowl with everted rim that has irregular, scalloped edge; inside of bowl has radiating, swirling sections; rim decorated with roses and leaves in high relief. CONDITION: Good, tarnished and some whitish substance (corrosion?) on underside of rim decoration.

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