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Chalice

1998.763 (RS22906)

Description

Silver chalice w/ vegetal scrolled motif below top banding; band w/ vertical striations encircling rim; design is etched.

Details

Maker
Rogers, Smith & Co. (Maker)
Date
1862-1877
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottom: ""ROGERS, SMITH & CO/ NEW HAVEN, CT/ NO. 1503"" [w/ in circle]
Location of origin
New Haven, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHALICE
chalices
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
leaf scrolls
Scroll
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
5.5 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.763
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22125
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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