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Manufacturer: Tiffany and Company, American, founded 1837

“Scroll and Key” Bowl


Sterling silver

6 1/4 × 10 1/2 in. (15.88 × 26.67 cm, 54 oz.)
Gift of Philip Skinner Platt, B.A. 1912
Manufactured in New York, New York
Not on view
20th century
Containers - Metals

Philip Skinner Platt; gift 1972 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.


Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 184, no. 192, ill.

David B. Warren et al., Marks of Achievement: Four Centuries of American Presentation Silver, ed. Ellyn Childs Allison, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1987), 178, no. 149, fig. 226.

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