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Sauce Boat, Platter and Ladle

A work made of silver.

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1938–48

Artist:

Kalo Shop (American, 1900–70)
Chicago

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Kalo Shop (Firm) (Maker)

Title

Sauce Boat, Platter and Ladle

Place

Chicago (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

c. 1938–1948

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Marked sauce boat bottom, middle, stamped: "STERLING / HAND WROUGHT [in a demilune] / THE KALO SHOP / CHICAGO / U.S.A. / • / N4L". Marked platter verso, bottom-middle, stamped: "STERLING / HAND WROUGHT [in a demilune] / THE KALO SHOP / CHICAGO / U.S.A. / G881SP". Marked ladle verso, middle-bottom, on handle, stamped: "STERLING KALO N".

Dimensions

Sauce boat: 8.1 × 14 × 14 cm (3 1/4 × 5 9/16 × 5 9/16 in.); Platter: 1.6 × 17.6 × 17.5 cm (11/16 × 6 15/16 × 6 15/16 in.); Ladle: 19.4 × 4.9 × 3.7 cm (7 11/16 × 1 15/16 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society through Mrs. Richard M. Bennett

Reference Number

1978.139a-c

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