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Samuel Casey, American, about 1724 - 1780

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about 1760

Silver

Overall: 3 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 4 in. (9.2 x 6 x 10.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchase made possible through the generosity of Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924

M.985.21

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: S.CASEY [in rectangle]; engraved on bottom, above mark: L*C; engraved on bottom, below mark: L*A; engraved on side, below lip: DCM [C superscript, above *]

Exhibition History

The Rococo Style in New England Silver, Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 13, 2012.

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. 13.

Publication History

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. 13.

Provenance

Frank L. Harrington, Sr. (1902-1988) and Louise Cronin Harrington (1904-2000), Worcester, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1985.

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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