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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
1969.1549.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
66937
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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