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Footed Bowl
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Footed Bowl

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The bowl is decorated in extremely fine filigree enamel over a raised, stippled gilded ground. The patterns are composed of rosettes alternating with two abstract vegetative designs. A band of flowers in plique-à-jour enamel borders the rim of the bowl. On the bottom of the bowl there is a scale pattern interrupted by pointed leaves.
Provenance Jean M. Riddell, Washington, D.C. [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 2010, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Symbols] On exterior of the bowl: kokoshnik right, 84, circular kokoshnik; [Symbols] Near edge of foot: IIA (11A), circular kokoshnik; [Inventory numbers] 2464, 267Z
Credit Bequest of Mrs. Jean M. Riddell, 2010

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silver gilding, filigree and plique-à-jour enamel
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H: 6 3/8 x Diam of cup: 6 3/16 in. (16.2 x 15.7 cm); Diam at base: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
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