Plate

1925
Maker Arthur Hartwell (American, active 1909–1937), Arthur Stone (American, born in England, 1847–1938)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 cm, 280 gm, 20.3 cm (3 1/4 in., 0.6 lb., 8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.818

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Round plate with three engraved groupings of elephants, one large flanked by two small elephants in each group, around slightly raised rim with molded edge.

Inscription

Engraved on bottom: "JOHN H. ROSS / CHRISTMAS 1925"

Markings

Marked on bottom: "Stone [with hammer design] / STERLING / H"

Provenance

Given to John Herbert Ross (1925-2002) at Christmas, 1925; by descent to the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of John Herbert Ross and Barbara O'Neil Ross