Raised shallow circular bowl with bulging sides, rounded bottom, and everted rim with applied plain molding, under which portions of two handles are attached at opposite sides. Bottom of bowl is pierced with small holes arranged into nine concentric circles around one at center. Underside of one handle is struck "C•S" in raised serif letters in a rectangle.
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Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 11.1 cm x 9.1 cm; 4 3/8 in x 3 9/16 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 3.175 cm x 11.1125 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
place used
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
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
Bequest of August Mencken
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