Sterling silver cereal bowl and plate with circus motif. Made by William B. Kerr in Newwark, ca. 1915. Bowl: Upward tapering sides and molded rim. Plate: Well and molded rim. Both: acid etched processions of dancing pigs and porcupines, harnessed bears, dogs, and bunnies.
A sweet design that reflects the anarchic fun and fantasy of childhood. Hallmark includes model no. 1482.
Dimensions: Bowl: 1 7/8 x D 4 ΒΌ in. Plate: 1/3 x D 6 1/3 in. Total weight: 8.7 troy ounces. BI453