Citation
Voortrekker Aandeking [Voortrekker Remembrance]

Material Information

Title:
Voortrekker Aandeking [Voortrekker Remembrance] [bowl]
Creator:
Unknown, Designer ( Maker )
N.V. Zilverfabriek Voorschoten ( Manufacturer )
Place of Publication:
Netherlands, Voorschoten
Creation Date:
1938
Materials:
silver ( medium )
Measurements:
2-3/4 in x 4-7/8 diameter in
7.0 cm x 12.4 diameter cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Metal/Metal Design -- Colonialism -- South Africa
Genre:
bowls (vessels) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Silver bowl with raised relief scenes ofa wagon train, a candleholder, and a building at exterior side with inscriptions. The building is probably the Voortrekkersmonument in South Africa. The manufacturer, N.V. Zilverfabriek, is a name variant for Koninklijke Beeger. (See research notes located in the Re-Discovery Supplemental section).
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
TD1988.65.12 ( accession number )
Classification:
Decorative Arts