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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MAKER Unknown
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 19th century
    DIMENSIONS 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (10.8 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS No marks
    INSCRIPTIONS Painted on underside, old accession numbers: (1) in black in center "10010 / 63" (2) in red around edge "16010-6"
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Footed round pewter bowl. From flared mouth, bowl tapers in at neck and then bulges out around center of body. Set on shallow domed pedestal. CONDITION: Fair; badly tarnished; pedestal base badly corroded; allover nicks, scratches, and small dings; slightly bent around mouth; tiny hole in bottom of bowl in center.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Unknown. Bowl, 19th century. Pewter, 4 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (10.8 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Samuel Doughty, 27.507. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 27.507.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 27.507.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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