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Waste bowl

Waste bowl
Title
Waste bowl
Date 
ca. 1830
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 x 6 x 6 in. ( 15.2 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm ) Silver Weight: 18 oz (troy) 9 dwt (573 g)
Description 
Wrought silver waste bowl; square, boat-shaped body with bulbous gadrooning around the lower body, set on four hollow, cast and chased bird claw and ball feet with chased feathers over the area where they are applied; flared to an applied, stamped band of rose garlands; engraved with a three leaf clover over a bar at the back center; engraved initials, "JMC" in script at front center; maker's mark on the base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Pintard Fellows
Object Number 
1971.103e
Marks 
stamped: on base: "W. Thomson" in script, in a rectangle engraved: at front center: "JMC" in script
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group