Caddy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-47962

Description

Oval with hinged cover, flat-bottomed; seamed on one side; artichoke or pineapple finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caddies
gadrooning
wash technique
gold (color)
silver (metal)
roulettes (engraving tools)
Silver
Gadrooned
Gold Washed
Roulettework
Artichoke
CADDY

Inscription

Struck on bottom: Shreve, Stanwood & Co/Hand Soldered

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Shreve, Stanwood & Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.75 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.689

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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