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Unknown American, American

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about 1775

Silver

Overall: 5 1/8 x 3 1/4 x 1 3/8 in. (13.018 x 8.255 x 3.493 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Louise C. and Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924

M.969.17

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Engraved on bottom: oz / 2 pwt [pellet between] / 12 grs [pellet between] / 6 oz pwt grs [rs superscript] / 2 12 6 [pellets between numbers]

Exhibition History

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

New England Silver at Dartmouth: A Tribute to Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 3-August 20, 1989, no. 76.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 1984

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 2-October 11, 1978

American Silver, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 27-November 3, 1974

Massachusetts Silver of the Colonial Period, Strauss Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1972

Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1-30, 1964

Colonial Days, Brick Store Museum, Kennebunk, Maine, July 30, - August 3, 1963

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdams, New England Silver at Dartmouth College: A Tribute to Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924, Hanover, New Hampshire: The Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1989, no. 76.

Kathryn C. Buhler, Massachusetts Silver in the Frank L. and Louise C. Harrington Collection, Worcester, Massachusetts: Barre Publishers, 1965, pp. 120-121, ill. p. 121.

Provenance

Collection of Miss Frances R. Porter, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to Frank L. Harrington, Sr. (1902-1988) and Louise Cronin Harrington (1904-2000), Worcester, Massachusetts, November 4, 1960; given to present collection, 1969.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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