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Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Silverplate
DATES ca. 1885
DIMENSIONS 4 13/16 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (12.2 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm)
MARKINGS Impressed on bottom: "PAIRPOINT MFG CO/QUADRUPLE [company logo] PLATE/NEW BEDFORD MASS"; 1602"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Silverplate goblet; part of set with pitcher and stand (1994.119.2a-c) and a matching goblet (1994.119.4). Downward tapering polished cylindrical bowl, with cup-shaped bottom. Asymmetrical incised floral decoration in the Japanese taste on one half of bowl; molded segmented horizontal band around lower portion of bowl with alternating stylized floral motifs. Tripartite flared stem with central knob, resting on broad polished, flat, slightly raised base.
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