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Fruit Dish (England), 1900–01

This is a Fruit dish. It was produced by Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co., Ltd.. It is dated 1900–01 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is raised silver, enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from General Acquisition Endowment.

  • Cobalt blue Fruit Bowl, 1918
  • mold and mouth-blown blue-green "sapphire" glass.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Dale and Doug Anderson, Anonymous Donor,....
  • 2009-18-122

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 16.5 x 48 x 28 cm (6 1/2 x 18 7/8 x 11in.) diam. (foot): 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped on underside of bowl: "G & S Co. Ltd." in shaped shield / lion passant / leopard's head / date letter 'f' for 1901-02." Engraved underside of foot in block capitals: "GOLDSMITHS COMPANY / 112 REGENT ST. LONDON W." Later inventory scratchmarks: "3850 / 28327 / 55590."

Cite this object as

Fruit Dish (England), 1900–01; Produced by Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co., Ltd. ; raised silver, enamel; H x W x D: 16.5 x 48 x 28 cm (6 1/2 x 18 7/8 x 11in.) diam. (foot): 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.); Museum purchase from General Acquisition Endowment; 1986-121-2

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