Presentation Bowl, 1925
Marie Zimmermann was among the most celebrated female artisans working in jewelry and metalwares in the 1920s. Her work often referenced ancient cultures. This bowl was given to William Weaver Heaton, longtime member of the Board of Governors of the New York Stock Exchange, on the occasion of his eightieth birthday in 1925.
It is credited
Lent by The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Gift of Cecily E. Horton, 2014.814.
Its dimensions are
H x diam.: 12.1 × 27.9 cm (4 3/4 in. × 11 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.