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Waste Bowl

Maker:
Robert and William Wilson (active ca. 1825–ca.1846)
Date:
1835–45
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 6 3/16 in. (15.7 cm); 18 oz. 6 dwt. (568.6 g) Lip: Diam. 5 13/16 in. (14.8 cm) Foot: Diam. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.568
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body in interlaced script: WMG

Marking: marked on underside of body: R & W. WILSON (in rectangle) [and two other partial strikes]
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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