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An American Arts & Crafts Silver Bowl and Ladle, William Waldo Dodge, Jr., Asheville, NC, 1930
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 1,125 USD
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3015
An American Arts & Crafts Silver Bowl and Ladle, William Waldo Dodge, Jr., Asheville, NC, 1930
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 1,125 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York

An American Arts & Crafts Silver Bowl and Ladle, William Waldo Dodge, Jr., Asheville, NC, 1930
in the form of a stylized flowerhead with everted sides chased as petals, 2 pieces.
marked on base
diameter 10 3/4 in.
27.2cm
23oz 8dwt
731g
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Catalogue Note

William Waldo Dodge, Jr. (1895-1971) was an architecture student, but after being severely wounded in WWI, was sent to a military hospital in Asheville, NC. Silversmithing was taught as occupational therapy and Dodge not only excelled but married his instructor and stayed in Asheville, opening a shop in 1924.In 1931, he patented his "waterfall" hammering technique. A matching "waterfall" bowl of 1931 is in the Asheville Art Museum, gift of William Waldo Dodge III.

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York