Fontaine Service, wrought from solid silver, International Silver Company, Meriden, Connecticut

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1920-1925

Location Note

Product catalogues: Household: Silver and silverware

GUSN

GUSN-267797

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Description

The pattern was inspired by Pierre Fontaine, an architect to Napoleon Bonaparte, who developed the Empire style. A price list for the pieces is included. The International Silver Company is the successor to Wilcox & Evertsen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
silverware
tableware
brochures
price lists

Physical Description

1 brochure : illustrations ; 6 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Date of Acquisition

1925-11-18

Reference Code

EP001.12.012.006.010

Acquisition Type

Gift

Image Dimensions

6 1/4 x 3 1/4 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton, 18 November 1925.

Places

Meriden (New Haven county, Connecticut)

Record Details

Originator

International Silver Company (Publisher)

Material Type

brochures
price lists

Other People

Fontaine, Pierre Francois, 1762-1853

Descriptive Terms

International Sterling Co.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Product catalogues: Household: Silver and silverware