Waste Bowl

Maker: William Forbes (baptized 1799, active New York, 1826–63)
Date: 1835–40
Geography: Mid-Atlantic, New York, New York, United States
Culture: American
Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); 12 oz. 9 dwt. (387.6 g) Lip: Diam. 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm) Foot: Diam. 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm)
Classification: Silver
Credit Line: Gift of Guerdon Holden Nelson, Cyril Irwin Nelson, Nicholas Macy Nelson and Michael Underhill Nelson, in devoted memory of their grandmother, Elinor Irwin Holden, and their mother, Elise Macy Nelson, 1981
Accession Number: 1981.22.6

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