Sterling Silver Bowl
Sterling Silver Large Hammered Rose Bowl
On stepped foot with botanical support of leaves and blossom pod design
Made by Carl Poul Petersen in Montreal.
Underneath inscribed with «Sonia and Monty - Chugalug all the way - All ponyites - Sept. 4.1947»
Hallmark includes 'Handmade Sterling' flanked by designer initials PP and the Canadian sterling mark since 1934: a lion's head witin a C
Height 12.5 cm (4" 7/8)
Diameter 23.3 cm (9" 1/4)
Weight 715 grams
Excellent condition and patina.
Carl Poul Petersen (Copenhagen 1895, Montreal 1977) was trained at George Jensen in Denmark before immigrating to Montreal in 1929.
He first worked at Henry Birks and Sons before setting up his own shop in 1937-39 and resuming in 1944 after World War II
Petersen is also responsible for the current Stanley Cup.