Goblet (one of a pair)

Edward C. Moore, American, 1827 - 1891, Tiffany and Company, American, active 1837 - present

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about 1865-1869

Silver, gilt

Overall: 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)

Rim: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)

Base: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. J. Mattocks White

M.986.43.5

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: TIFFANY & CO. [in curving conforming punch] / 1681 / QUALITY / 925-1000 [both lines within single rectangle] / 4785 / M [gothic letter within oval]; engraved within an elliptical cartouche, on side: Dixi Crosby. / from [in script] / Nathan Lord / AND His CHILDREN

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 42, The Art of Drinking, Four Thousand Years of Celebration and Condemnation of Alcohol Use in the Western World, Ben O'Donnell, Class of 2008, Class of 1954 Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 19, 2007-February 17, 2008.

Provenance

Presented to Dr. Dixi Crosby (1800-1873) by Nathan Lord (1792-1870), President of Dartmouth College, 1828-1863; to his son, Dr. Albert Harrison Crosby (1823-1886); to his daughter, Jennie Louise Crosby Gilman Boutwell (1861-1915); to her daughter, Elizabeth Gilman White (1901-1991); given to present collection, 1986.

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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