Beaker

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-66937

Description

Flat, undecorated surface; flares from bottom to top. Interior is gold-washed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

beakers (pouring vessels)
wash technique
gold (color)
silver (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Silver
Gold Washed
Bird
BEAKER

Inscription

Engraved on bottom: Shreve, Crump & Low Sterling Boston

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Shreve, Crump & Low (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

5.5 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1549.1

Reference Notes

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

Places

Massachusetts (United States)