Bowl

1849–71
Maker Roswell Gleason (American, 1799–1887), Maker Roswell Gleason and Sons (American, active 1851–1871)


Object Place: Dorchester, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 30.5 cm (2 3/4 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

2010.481

Medium or Technique

Silver plate

On View

The Heide Family Galleries (Gallery 238A)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

A round serving bowl or tray with pierced top and scalloped edges.

Provenance

Early history unknown; between 1960-70, inherited by Judith M. Braunfeld from her grandmother; 2010, gift of Braunfeld to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Judith M. Braunfeld in honor of Rebecca V. Currier