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Beaker

Description

Flat, undecorated surface; flares from bottom to top. Interior is gold-washed.

Details

Maker
Shreve, Crump & Low (Silversmith)
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
Engraved on bottom: Shreve, Crump & Low Sterling Boston
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
gold (color)
silver (metal)
wash technique
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
BEAKER
beakers (pouring vessels)
Bird
figure- and animal-derived motifs
gold (color)
Gold Washed
Silver
silver (metal)
wash technique
Dimensions
5.5 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1549.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
16406

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