Cake Plate

20th century, 1967
Henry Petzal (1906–2002)


Object Place: Shrewsbury, New Jersey

Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 33 x 19.6 cm (2 11/16 x 13 x 7 11/16 in.) Weight: 48 troy ounces

Accession Number

1979.415

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Silver hollowware

This plate is design number 38A. There are long slight scratches on the tray surface. The joint with the base can be seen in raking light. There is an abrasion patch (3 main clusters) on one part of radius and diagonally opposite is another patch of abrasions (May 21, 1987 from object file)

Provenance

1967, made by Henry Petzal; September 19, 1979, gift of Petzal to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Henry Petzal

Copyright

© Henry Petzal