Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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vegetable bowl
  • Black, Starr and Frost
    active 1874–1929
  • vegetable bowl, circa 1920
  • Where object was made: United States
  • silver
  • Object Diameter: 33.65 cm
    Object Diameter: 13 1/4 in
  • Gift of Mr. Claude Rice
  • Not on display
  • 1975.0077.a
Description

Oval vegetable bowl with ornate decoration all-over. Foliate patterns are repeated around the edge. The border has an openwork pattern (identified as a French border pattern). The pattern includes swags, flowers (identified as primrose bouquets) and lines with rounded edges. Hand chased.