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TAZZA

Made by: Firm of Gronvaldt

Currently in storage


About this object

Swedish silver bowl on a raised base. Lower portion of the bowl is gadrooned. Protruding lip features shell-like designs separated by x-shaped scrolls. Base: narrow at the top near the bowl with additional light lips featuring shells and x-shaped scrolls. Circular base flaring at bottom and decorated with gadrooning is separated by blade-like decoration which narrows to form a pointed tip. Base rests on four feet in the form of neoclassical designs on a shield. Marked in exterior of base: “Gronvall.” All caps within have lozenge shape: “three crowns” in a heart-shape; C4’ and on oval with small crowned figure facing proper left.

Category:
silverwork
Object name:
TAZZA
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
SWEDEN
Date made:
ca. 1825-1875
Size:
15.6 × 20 cm (6 1/8 × 7 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.636
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Gift of Walter Beach, 2006
Displayed in exhibition:
Fabergé Rediscovered