An early John Paul Cooper copper, silver and abalone bowl

Price range: Sold

A rare and early John Paul Cooper oxidised copper, silver and abalone bowl, with gold or gilt shell decoration.  This style of decoration is in keeping with Cooper’s earliest designs around 1903.

Maker: John Paul Cooper (atrrib)

Designer: John Paul Cooper (attrib)

Date : c. 1903

Marks: None

Material: Copper, sterling silver, abalone

Condition: Excellent, abalone original

Size: 8cm high, 14cm max diameter

Weight : NM

SKU: A240 Category:


For more information see “John Paul Cooper. Designer and craftsman of the arts and crafts movement” by Natasha Kuzmanovic. Also see the Victoria & Albert Museum and Leicester Museum which hold various works by Cooper, who came from Leicester.