Slop bowl, part of set

about 1890
Manufacturer Pairpoint Manufacturing Company, New Bedford (active 1880–1938), Manufacturer Mount Washington Glassworks (active 1837–1894)


Object Place: New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

5.71 x 10.16 x 10.16 cm (2 1/4 x 4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1992.81

Medium or Technique

Silver plate (replated)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

A horizontal band of decoration includes bamboo, fans, and Japanese lanterns.
Set with 1992.79-80

Markings

around a circle: PAIRPOINT MFG CO / NEW BEDFORD, MA / 1829
in circle: QUADRUPLE PLATE
in diamond P

Provenance

November 16, 1987, gift of George Fish, New Bedford, to The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.; March 25, 1992, gift of The New Bedford Glass Society to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of The New Bedford Glass Society, Inc.