Featured Decorative Arts Object – Silver Bowl
Object Name: Bowl
Artist: Clemens Friedell, Pasadena, CA (1872-1963)
Date: c. 1915
Dimensions: H: 5.75 in , D: 10.25 in
Object ID: 2008.004.001
Credit Line: Gift of The Y.A. and Leonora Curtin Paloheimo Trust
Notes: Eva Scott Fenyes commissioned this silver bowl and its matching stand from Pasadena silversmith Clemens Friedell. Before moving to California in 1910, Friedell worked as a chaser at the Gorham factory in Providence, Rhode Island. His shop in Pasadena was located among the fashionable pergola shops at the Hotel Maryland.