Circular and chased with an historical ship on one side and with raised, swirled letters on the other spelling ‘Josephine’, all around chased and embossed waves and below a scalloped edge with scallop shells at intervals, the low base cast and chased with waves, fishscales and four facing sea monsters’ heads. Underside of base engraved with a partly-removed quote. Apparently unmarked.Diameter: 22-1/4 in.Weight: 312.7 oztThis lot is accompanied by an issue of Life Magazine for July 17, 1944, which has an article on the sale of the contents of Lynnewood Hall, the residence of P A B Widener. The bowl is illustrated on p. 93. Condition: (Excellent). Dimensions: 12 - 3/4" x 22" x 22".