A Modernist tazza (shallow footed dish) in enameled silver-plate from Towle Silversmiths of Newburyport, Massachusetts, circa 1955. Illustrated on pg. 273 in Jewel Stern's Modernism in American Silver: 20th Century Design.
The upper surface is enameled in a rich metallic golden bronze featuring a geometric linear pattern encircled by a black border.
Enamel and silver-plate in very good condition, marked TOWLE SILVERSMITHS / EP 5005 on base, measuring 7.63 in. W x 1.5 in. H.