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Model #242 Bowl

This is a bowl. It was designed by Georg Arthur Jensen and manufactured by Georg Jensen Sølvsmedie. It is dated ca. 1919, made ca. 1955 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is raised and cast silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

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Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 13 x 8.9 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Stamped on underside of foot: "[factory mark of G. Jensen in a beaded cir- cle beneath crown] / STERLING / 242 / DENMARK/ GJ 925 S in beaded oval."

Cite this object as

Model #242 Bowl; Designed by Georg Arthur Jensen (Danish, 1866–1935); Manufactured by Georg Jensen Sølvsmedie (Denmark); Denmark; raised and cast silver; H x diam.: 13 x 8.9 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/2 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1986-109-1

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