Story of sterling, thumb-nail historical and useful facts about the craft where art and industry meet, published by The Sterling Silversmiths Guild of America, 20 West 47th Street, New York, New York

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1937

Location Note

Product catalogues: Household: Silver and silverware

GUSN

GUSN-314742

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Description

The book has a history of sterling silver, identifying marks and design descriptions. Photographs illustrate sample tableware for breakfast, lunch, tea, dinner and buffet menus. A glossary of terms is included.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
guilds
silversmiths
silverware
tableware
books

Physical Description

1 book, 54 pages : illustrations ; 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.12.012.006.025

Image Dimensions

8 1/2 x 5 3/4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

New York City (New York state)

Record Details

Originator

Sterling Silversmiths Guild of America (Publisher)

Material Type

books

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Product catalogues: Household: Silver and silverware