$10 Museum Admission

As part of our Summer of Hamilton celebration, enjoy $10 Museum Admission now until Labor Day. Offer good for in-person ticket purchases, not available online. This offer may not be combined with other discounts.

Waste bowl

Object Number: 
1957.222b
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 6 1/2 in. ( 14.3 x 16.5 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center front: "J E B" stamped: on base: "EOFF & PHYFE" twice in rectangles
Description: 
Wrought silver waste bowl; round body with wide gadrooning around the lower body on an applied round stepped foot with egg and dart applied footring and an egg and dart pedestal; concave shoulder with an applied vertical egg and dart rim; engraved, "J E B" in script on the center front; makers' marks on base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Sheldon Leavitt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group