Bon bon servers (2)

Object Number: 
1975.13a
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Silver, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 5/8 x 6 x 2 in. ( 32.1 x 15.2 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on back of handle: "Daisy" stamped: on back edge of bowl: "TIFFANY & Co. T STERLING SILVER"
Description: 
One of two silver bon bon servers of pierced and chased flower and scroll design with lyre motif at end of handle, one (b) with gilding on bowl; engraved inscription on back of lyre; stamped maker's mark on back edge of bowl.
Gallery Label: 
Referred to in Tiffany & Co. catalogs as a "bon bon server," the larger versions were used to pass candy. The form is also sometimes called a "bonbonniere."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Isabel Shults
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group