Gilt Coffeepot

Johan Henrik Blohm, Russian, active 1759 - died 1805

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about 1794

Silver gilt with an ebony handle

Overall: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ralph Sylvester Bartlett, Class of 1889

159.2.22444

Geography

Place Made: Russia, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Exhibition History

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, exhibited in conjunction with Russian Art and Russian Studies in America, 1917-1945, A Symposium; The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 2-4, 2008.

Publication History

Anne Odom, Russian Silver in America: Surviving the Melting Pot, Washington, D.C.: Hillwood Museum and Gardens Foundation, 2011, figure 67, ill. p. 95.

Provenance

Collected by Ralph Sylvester Bartlett (1866-1960); given to present collection, 1959.

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