Child's bowl

1885


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.7 x 11.7 cm (2 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.999

Medium or Technique

Silver, copper, and other mixed metals; interior is gilded

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Markings

Inscribed in base: "Alice Coburn / May 20th 1885."; Stamped in base: "[lion] [anchor] [sailboat] / STERLING / 201"; Stamped on underside of foot rim: "& OTHER METALS"

Provenance

Purchased by V. Stephen Vaughan, Chelsea, MA, at the Brimfield Antiques Show; 2010, given by Vaughan to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of V. Stephen Vaughan in memory of his grandmothers, Daisy New Stephens and Ethel Bland Vaughan