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Card Receiver

Description

Trefoil shaped.

Details

Maker
Bigelow, Kennard & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Silversmith)
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
Struck on bottom: BIGELOW, KENNARD & CO STERLING [rectangle][circle][diamond] (See museum file for drawing of mark.)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
engraving (printing process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
card stands
casting (process)
engraving (printing process)
RECEIVER, CARD
Silver
silver (metal)
Slip Cast
Stipple Engraved
Dimensions
5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1526
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
66939

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