Overall: 6 5/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 16.8 x 19 cm ) Silver Weight: 28 oz (troy) 12 dwt (889 g)
Wrought silver waste bowl; gadrooned, inverted pear-shaped body with chased acanthus leaves in each lobe of the lower body, chased floral cartouches on the front and back of the upper body; on a round, molded foot with a band of chased and repouss
Bequest of Mary MacKaye Greenwood
engraved: in front cartouche: "G" in script stamped: on base: "W. G" in rectangle over an eagle in a circle and and iunidentified hallmark in an ellipse
Belonged to Isaac John Greenwood I (1795-1865), a prominent New York City dentist and grandfather of the donor.
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