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1915

  • Work on this object ended.

1985

  • We acquired this object.

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Bowl (USA), ca. 1905

This is a bowl. It was manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing Company. It is dated ca. 1905 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Ruth Brown.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 8.2 x 27.4 x 24.8 cm (3 1/4 x 10 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Martele/an Eagle/lion anchor G Gorham mark/.9584/H/P Z

It is signed

H P Z

It is inscribed

Engraved with monogram "AM"in a "W" -shaped surround on side

Cite this object as

Bowl (USA), ca. 1905; Manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing Company (United States); silver; Overall: 8.2 x 27.4 x 24.8 cm (3 1/4 x 10 13/16 x 9 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Ruth Brown; 1985-108-1

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