Waste Bowl (USA)
This is a Waste bowl. It was made by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia. It is dated 1825–50 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Louise B. Scott.
It is credited
Gift of Louise B. Scott.
Its dimensions are
H x diam.: 14.5 x 13.2 cm (5 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped on underside: "R.& W. WILSON / PHILADA."
It is inscribed
Engraved on one side: "Gussie from Father and Mother." Monogram on opposite side: "A J(?)S(?)."
Cite this object as
Waste Bowl (USA); Made by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia; silver; H x diam.: 14.5 x 13.2 cm (5 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.); Gift of Louise B. Scott; 1953-13-3