Dominick and Haff / Centerpiece / 1872/75Dominick and Haff

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Creator Name: Dominick & Haff
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Manufacturer
Creator Dates/Places: American; active 1872-1928 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Active Place: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: Dominick and Haff
Creator Name: Cowell and Hubbard Company, Cleveland, Ohio
Creator Role: Retailer
Creator Dates/Places: North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: Cowell and Hubbard Company, Cleveland, Ohio
Title: Centerpiece
Title Type: preferred
View: full view. digitally enhanced
Creation Start Date: 1872
Creation End Date: 1875
Creation Date: 1872/75
Creation Place: North and Central America,North America,United States,New York
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
Materials and Techniques: Silver and etched glass.
Dimensions: 28.3 x 30 (diam. of vase) cm (11 1/8 x 11 13/16 (diam. of vase) in.)
Inscriptions: Marked on inner rim of base: "D. H." (in square beside an empty diamond and circle); "STERLING"/"H 88 x 15" / "THE COWELL & HUBBARD CO."
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1983.215
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Laura S. Matthews Fund
Subject Description: Center piece, silver and glass; four parts consisting of silver base, glass disc, silver stand, and glass vase; circular footed base of 6 monopoid female busts with quail headresses; geometric border with floral designs; incised lotus blossoms, 'c' scrolls, and flo wers in wide band; etched glass disc with lotus decorations supports 4 winged sphinx base for a trumpet-shaped glass vase etched with lotus design;& 'THE COWELL & HUBBARD CO.' around inner rim.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1983.215
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998

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