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Caddy

Description

Oval with hinged cover, flat-bottomed; seamed on one side; artichoke or pineapple finial.

Details

Maker
Shreve, Stanwood & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1860-1869
Inscriptions
Struck on bottom: Shreve, Stanwood & Co/Hand Soldered
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
gadrooning
gold (color)
silver (metal)
wash technique
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Artichoke
caddies
CADDY
Gadrooned
gadrooning
gold (color)
Gold Washed
roulettes (engraving tools)
Roulettework
Silver
silver (metal)
wash technique
Dimensions
4.75 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.689
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
47962
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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