A Pierced Hot Potato Bowl
A PIERCED HOT POTATO BOWL (London, 19th century) by William Comyns & Sons, London. It has a scalloped rim, a shallow bowl on a spreading foot and is decorated with foliate scrolls, birds, lions, dogs, flowers, houses, and a cow. Two cartouches are engraved with the initials "MGK" (for Maud Gwendolen King, 1876-1968). The outside of the upper rim is stamped with the William Comyns & Sons maker’s mark.
5 5/8" x 10 1/2"
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Gwendolen E. Rives.
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