Raised circular bowl engraved "WCW" in conjoined foliate script on a step-molded pedestal base. Rounded lower body rises to an incurved neck and convex or quarter-round shoulder. Applied gadrooning around rim and side of circular foot. Underside of rounded bottom struck once above centerpoint "W.Thoms[on]" in rectangle.
Maker is William Thomson of New York, NY; w. 1810-1845.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
ca 1825
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 13.1 cm x 16.3 cm x 11.8 cm; 5 3/16 in x 6 7/16 in x 4 5/8 in
overall: 5 1/4 in x 6 in; 13.335 cm x 15.24 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Louise S. Codwise
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