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Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
1884
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. ( 7 x 14.6 cm )
Description 
Wrought silver bowl; circular, bowl on a plain circular footring; plain applied rim; repoussé chased foliate band below the rim, and a plain band with triangles and flower motifs below the foliate band; engraved on the front, "H. MacM. R." in script; engraved on the base, "Harriet MacMartin Richards/ FROM/ A. W. McLAREN/ SEPT. 30, 1884" in gothic and ribbon script; maker's marks on the base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Harriet MacMartin Richards
Object Number 
1942.280a
Marks 
engraved: center front: "H. MacM. R." in script engraved: on the base: "Harriet MacMartin Richards/ FROM/ A. W. McLAREN/ SEPT. 30, 1884" in gothic and ribbon script stamped: on the base: "STERLING SILVER" in a banner around, "925/---/1000" over "THEODORE B. STARR" over an oval with a bird in a garland over, "40" all in roman letters
Gallery Label 
This bowl was purchased from the Estate of Charles Thompson of Easthampton, Long Island.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group