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This and 4 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Chrysanthemum Tea Set.

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1902

  • Work on this object ended.

1978

  • We acquired this object.

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Chrysanthemum Waste Bowl

This is a Waste bowl. It was manufactured by Tiffany and Co.. It is dated 1891–1902 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mr. Roswell Miller. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Roswell Miller.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 10.1 x 17 x 15.7 cm (4 x 6 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: "Tiffany & Co./ 5960 Makers 4077/ Sterling Sliver/ T" (1891-1902)/ "2 pints"

It is inscribed

Engraved with foliate monogram "RMA" (for Roswell A Miller)

Cite this object as

Chrysanthemum Waste Bowl; Manufactured by Tiffany and Co. (United States); USA; silver; H x W x D: 10.1 x 17 x 15.7 cm (4 x 6 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Roswell Miller; 1978-6-7

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