Bowl

Object Number: 
1939.167
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 4.1 x 9.8 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: front center: a rampant lion on fess over, "L. B. C." in gothic script
Description: 
Wrought silver bowl; bowl-shaped body flared slightly to the molded rim, with a plain footring; engraved with a rampant lion on fess over, "L. B. C." in gothic script on the front center; maker's marks stamped on the base.
Gallery Label: 
This bowl belonged to the Corse family. The initials belonged to Lena Burr Corse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group