Tankard

Daniel Henchman, American, 1730 - 1775

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1760-1770

Silver

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

Overall: 9 in. (22.9 cm)

Rim: 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)

Base: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Audrey S. and J. Dudley Richards, Class of 1939, in memory of his grandfather, William F. Furman, Class of 1880; his uncle, Walter F. Furman, Class of 1908; and his father, Joseph F. Richards, Class of 1912

M.987.51

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: Henchman [in rectangle]; engraved on handle: ND [flourish between]; scratched on bottom: 2.[?] 13

Exhibition History

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

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1994-1997.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1991-1994.

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. 41.

Harrington Silver Case, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 1988.

Publication History

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewlers, Hanover: University Press of New England, p. 538-542, 1998.

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. 41.

Eleanor H. Gustafson, Museum Accessions, The Magazine Antiques, p. 600, March 1988.

Provenance

Frank Leighton Harrington, Sr.; Louise Cronin Harrington 11/05/1987

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