Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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brass bowl
  • unknown maker from Lebanon
  • brass bowl, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Lebanon
  • brass, incising, stamping
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 15/16 x 4 7/8 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0188

The bottom surface of this bowl has a sun or flower design incised with a rope-like border around the perimeter. The sides are decorated with a repeating design of overlapping semicircles with a bird inside each with another rope-like design along the top edge. The rim is folded over and is undecorated.