Tea Service: Kettle-on-Stand

Jones, Ball and Poor, American, mid - 19th century, Woodward and Grosjean, American, mid - 19th century, Boston, Massachusetts

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1846-1852

Silver

Overall: 7 × 10 1/2 in. (17.8 × 26.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Judge Bailey Aldrich in commemoration of a warm friendship with Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924

M.975.80.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Marked on bottom: JONES. BALL & POOR / PURE COIN / W & G. / BOSTON [each in rectangular punch]; engraved on bottom, in script: E.P. and B.A. / August 13, 1932

Exhibition History

Silver Case, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1987.

Hood Treasures, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1985.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 15, 1976-January 28, 1977.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1977-January 1978.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 21, 1979.

American Decorative Arts at Dartmouth, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 10-March 1, 1981.

American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 9-December 9, 2007.

Publication History

Margaret J. Moody, American Decorative Arts at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: The Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1981, p. 49.

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 195, no. 165.

Provenance

In the collection of Daniel Webster; 1975 given to Dartmouth College by Judge Bailey Aldrich.

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