Sauceboat (one of pair)

Samuel Edwards, American, 1705 - 1762, Boston, Massachusetts

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about 1740

Silver

Overall: 5 1/4 × 8 3/4 in. (13.3 × 22.2 cm)

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

M.984.63.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Marked on bottom at center: SE [pellet between, crowned with fleur-de-lis in shield]

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. 34.

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, July 1985.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 1986.

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

The Magazine Antiques, Museum Accessions, October 1985, p. 662-670, ill. p. 666.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewlers, Hanover: University Press of New England, p. 427-451, 1998.

Decorative Arts Society Newsletter, vol. 11, no. 2, June, 1985, ill. p. 14.

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. 34.

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 189, no. 158.

Provenance

Descended in Lyman Family. Purchased in Cooperstown, New York; sold to Frank L. Harrington, Sr. (1902-1988) and Louise Cronin Harrington (1904-2000), Worcester, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1984.

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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