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1987.389 (RS231321)

Description

Silver handled basket. Pierced floral design.

Details

Maker
Bigelow, Kennard & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Retailer)
Frank W. Smith Silver Co. Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"MDC" (Engraved on the bottom)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA; Gardner, MA, USA
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Containers
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Art Nouveau
Basket
baskets (containers)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.389
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51613
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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