Gorham Manufacturing Company (1865-1961). <em>Bowl (Martelé Line)</em>, ca. 1905. Silver, 3 11/16 x 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (9.4 x 29.2 x 29.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip C. Schwartz, 75.23. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.23_bw.jpg)

Bowl (Martelé Line)

Artist:Gorham Manufacturing CompanyCharles CodmanSpaulding & Company

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1905

Dimensions: 3 11/16 x 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (9.4 x 29.2 x 29.2 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 75.23

Image: 75.23_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bowl with scalloped edge with raised flowers, leaves and vines in low relief; four vines trail down the inner bowl and around the four hammered-out feet; the sides of the inner bowl are hammered out in eight equidistant places in rounded forms. CONDITION: Excellent; scratching and signs of wear on interior of bowl; two tiny black spots on inner bowl near foot.

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