Slop Bowl

Retailer:
Ball, Tompkins and Black (active 1839–51)
Maker:
Charters, Cann & Dunn (active 1848–1854)
Date:
1848–51
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm); 11 oz. 5 dwt. (350.1 g)
Lip: Diam. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Mali, 1944
Accession Number:
44.117.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body in interlaced script: FC

Marking: marked on underside of body: BALL TOMPKINS & BLACK (in semi-circular banner) / [arm & hammer in oval]; N[pellet]Y (in rectangle); [indecipherable (maybe a tree) in oval]
John Taylor Johnston, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Henry Mali, New York, until 1944