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Creator Name: Kalo Shop
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Silversmith
Creator Dates/Places: American; early 20th cen. ...,United States,Illinois,Cook County,Chicago
Creator Active Place: ...,United States,Illinois,Cook County,Chicago
Creator Name-CRT: Kalo Shop
Title: Water Pitcher
Title Type: preferred
View: Front view
Creation Start Date: 1910
Creation End Date: 1910
Creation Date: 1910
Creation Place: North and Central America,North America,United States,Illinois
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Pitcher
Classification Term: Silver
Materials and Techniques: silver
Dimensions: 7 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. (18.4 x 16.5 cm)
Inscriptions: Inscribed on base: "STERLING/HANDBEATEN /AT/KALO SHOPS/PARK RIDGE/ILLS./6863"Stamped on bottom of pitcher: Initials "PO" entwined in applied monogram at side
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1973.345
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Mrs. Eugene A. Davidson
Subject Description: Water pitcher with body of hexagonal plain panelled form, tapering to folded rim at lip; flat sectioned rectilinear applied handle. Body and handle of hammered silver; base applied to body.
Context: Originally given in 1910 for the occasion of the wedding of Preston Owsley to Sterling Morton.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1973.345
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1999

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