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Pair of Compotes

A work made of silver.

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1919

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

Pair of Compotes

Place

Chicago (Object made in)

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Made 1919

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Each inscribed bottom, middle-top, on base, engraved: "Jane C. Moderwell / Christmas 1919."; each marked bottom, bottom-middle, on base, stamped: "STERLING / HAND WROUGHT [in a demilune] / AT / THE KALO SHOP / N198L".

Dimensions

Each, irregular: 8.9 × 20 × 19.8 cm (3 9/16 × 7 7/8 × 7 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society through Mrs. Paul J. Darling in honor of Mrs. Charles McCellan Moderwell

Reference Number

1989.493.1-2

Extended information about this artwork

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