Tankard

Edward Winslow, American, 1669 - 1753

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about 1725

Silver

Lid: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)

Overall: 8 in. (20.3 cm)

Rim: 4 in. (10.2 cm)

Base: 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm)

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

M.972.79

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Marked twice-on lid and at left of handle: EW [in conforming rectangle]; engraved on handle: E+J / 1750; scratched on bottom: A1864; scratched on bottom: 19"50

Exhibition History

New England Silver at Dartmouth College: A Tribute to Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 3-August 20, 1989, no. 75.

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

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-May 8, 2007.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 22, 1991-June 22, 1997.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 12, 1977.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 11, 1978-January 5, 1979.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-April 30, 1976.

Eugenia S. Robbins, Art Journal, College Museum Notes, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Fall 1972, p. 51.

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

Publication History

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewlers, Hanover: University Press of New England, p. 967-982, 1998.

Eugenia S. Robbins, Art Journal, College Museum Notes, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Massachusetts, Fall 1972, p. 51.

Barbara J. MacAdam, New England Silver at Dartmouth College: A Tribute to Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1989, no. 75.

Provenance

Firestone and Parson, Inc., Jewelers, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to Frank L. Harrington, Sr. (1902-1988) and Louise Cronin Harrington (1904-2000), Worcester, Massachusetts, June 10, 1968; given to present collection, 1972.

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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