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    Sake Pot and Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Sake Pot and Stand, ca. 1882
    Iron with copper, brass, silver and ebony
    Height: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 inches) (assembled)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.203

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    Lady's Writing Table and Chair

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    Joseph Edward Straker, silversmith
    English, 1843-1912
    Franz Ziegler, modeler
    German, 1869-1934
    Potter and Company, cabinetmaker
    American, fl. 1878-1910
    Lady’s Writing Table and Chair, Lady’s writing table and chair, 1903
    Ebony, mahogany, boxwood, redwood, thuya wood, ivory, mother-of-pearl, silver, mirrored glass, and gilded tooled leather
    127 x 127 x 71.1 cm (50 x 50 x 28 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Thurber 58.095

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    Jewelry Box

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Jewelry Box, ca. 1890
    Silver and enamel
    10.2 x 21 x 15.9 cm (4 x 8 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift from the M. F. Collection 2013.120.2

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    Martelé Loving Cup

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Probably William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    Charles A. Johnson, metalworker

    George Shakel, chaser (metalworker)
    1857-1926
    Martelé Loving Cup, 1905
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 26 cm (10 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Elizabeth and Lloyd Volckening 1998.34.1

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    Martelé Waste Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    William L. MacMillan, chaser (metalworker)
    American, 1867-1928
    Martelé Waste Bowl, Martelé, 1901
    Silver with gilding
    8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Kirkland H. Gibson 1992.071.6

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    Tray

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Tray, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    27 x 20.6 cm (10 5/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.50

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    Water Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Water Pitcher, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    16.2 x 18 x 10.5 cm (6 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 4 1/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.48

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    Pair of Cups

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Pair of Cups, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.49.1

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    Pair of Cups

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Pair of Cups, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.49.2

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    Book cover

    Unknown artist, German, Germany; Augsburg; Augsburg
    Book cover, 1500-1550
    Silver with ‘niello’ (black inlay) decoration, gilt
    14 x 8.6 x 5.1 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 2 inches)
    Gift of Messrs. E. & A. Silberman 34.016

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    Fruit bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Fruit bowl, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    26 x 49.5 x 23.8 cm (10 5/16 x 19 1/2 x 9 3/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.26

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    Fruit Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Fruit Bowl, 1871
    Silver with gilding
    32.4 x 46.4 x 23.5 cm (12 11/16 x 18 5/16 x 9 5/16 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.25

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    African Venus

    Charles-Henri-Joseph Cordier
    French, 1827-1905
    African Venus, 1851
    Bronze, with silver and gold patination: marble
    51.1 x 21.6 x 16.5 cm (20 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 1995.013

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    Teapot

    Jonathan Clarke
    American, 1705 - 1770
    Teapot, ca. 1760
    Silver with wood
    Height: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 inches)
    Bequest of Peyton Randolph Hazard 62.088

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    Teapot

    Jonathan Clarke
    American, 1705 - 1770
    Teapot, ca. 1760
    Silver with wood
    Height: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 inches)
    Bequest of Peyton Randolph Hazard 62.089

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    Tigerware Jug

    Unknown artist, England; London
    Tigerware Jug, 1579-1580
    Salt-glazed stoneware with silver-gilt mounts
    24.1 x 15.2 x 14 cm (9 1/2 x 6 x 5 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.625

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    Goblet

    Unknown artist, Italian; Venetian
    Goblet, ca. 1500
    Glass with enamels and silver with gilding
    Height: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 inches)
    Gift of the Honorable Judge Irvin Untermyer 48.341

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    Coffeepot

    John Prip
    American, 1922-2009
    Coffeepot, ca. 1955
    Silver, with ebony handle
    24.8 x 17.1 x 21.6 cm (9 3/4 x 6 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches) (overall)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2003.6.1

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    Bird Pitcher

    John Prip
    American, 1922-2009
    Bird Pitcher, 1951
    Silver with ebony
    15.2 x 13.3 x 9.5 cm (6 x 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches) (spout to handle.; legs)
    Museum Acquisition Fund 2001.58

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    Casserole Dish

    John Prip, designer
    American, 1922-2009
    Reed & Barton, manufacturer
    American, 1824-
    Casserole Dish, ca. 1972
    Silver with earthenware
    19.1 x 27.9 cm (7 1/2 x 11 inches)
    Gift of Reed & Barton 2003.109.1

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    Hat

    P.U.G. Habig, retailer
    Hat, ca. 1970
    Wool; feather; silk; silver
    Height: 17.8 cm (7 inches)
    Gift of Lisette Tillinghast 2003.132.1

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    Monumental Teapot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Possibly Charles T. Brandreth, associated artist/maker
    American, 1908-ca. 2000
    Monumental Teapot, ca. 1950
    Silver
    77.5 x 74.3 x 40.6 cm (30 1/2 x 29 1/4 x 16 inches) (spout to handle)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.43