Bowl

1885–95
Manufactured by George W. Shiebler and Company (active 1876–1910), Retailed by Theodore B. Starr (active 1877–1924)


Object Place: New York or Brooklyn, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 14.6 x 9.8 cm (3 x 5 3/4 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.232

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Markings

Stamped in base: "STERLING / 452 / S [in circle with two wings] / THEO B. STARR"; scratched into base: "39827"

Provenance

Early history unknown; early to mid- twentieth century, collected by either the donor's grandmother or great grandmother; inherited by Jody Gill (donor); 2010, given by Gill to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Jody S. Gill in memory of Betsy Beinecke Shirley