Small, two-handled, piercework bowl or cup on flared circular foot with rounded edge. Beading at rim and where bowl meets foot. Piercework consists of a single band of crosslets, circles, and C curves between two zigzags of triangles. Two C-curve handles. No marks. No glass insert or liner.
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Object Name
date made
ca 1900
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 2 1/2 in x 6 in x 3 11/16 in; 6.35 cm x 15.24 cm x 9.398 cm
overall: 2 1/2 in x 6 in x 3 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 15.24 cm x 9.525 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Daughters of Alice Pike Barney
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