Overall: 5 x 6 1/4 in. ( 12.7 x 15.9 cm ) Silver Weight: 14 oz (troy) 4 dwt (441 g)
stamped: on base: "T. RICHARDS." in conforming rectangle
Wrought silver waste bowl; round body, gadroons around the lower body on a splayed foot with an applied vertical edge stamped with shells; applied seamed, die-rolled band with a grapevine along the top edge; engraved, "JDBK" in script at the front center of the body; maker's mark stamped on the bowl base.
This waste bowl belonged to Joanna DePeyster Kuypers Van Zandt, the grandmother of the donor.
Gift of Joanna Kuypers Sluyter
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