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Metalwork

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  • Objects

    Roundel for a shield or breast plate

    Unknown artist
    Roundel for a shield or breast plate, 7th century BCE-early 6th century BCE
    Bronze
    Diameter: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Walter C. Baker 46.563

  • Objects

    Tea and Coffee service

    Tiffany & Company, manufacturer
    American, 1837-
    Tea and Coffee service, 1869
    Silver
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.271

  • Objects

    Pyx

    Unknown artist, French
    Pyx, 13th Century
    Copper; gilding; champleve enamel
    Height: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 30.011

  • Objects

    Communion Beaker

    Unknown artist, Dutch, Holland; Netherlands; Groningen
    Communion Beaker, ca. 1660
    Silver
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Anonymous gift in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Franklin W. Robinson 1992.051

  • Objects

    Butter Dishes (set of 24)

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Butter Dishes (set of 24), 1879
    Silver with gilding
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.68

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Jardiniere and Plateau

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Jardiniere and Plateau, 1899
    Silver with gilding
    61 cm (24 inches) (length) bowl
    Gift of Mrs. Wallace Hoge 1988.010

  • Objects

    Martelé Coffee Service

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    Thomas H. Yates, metalworker
    1885-1947
    Martelé Coffee Service, Martele, 1930
    Silver with gilding
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.181

  • Objects

    Tea and Coffee Service

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Tea and Coffee Service, ca. 1859
    Silver with gilding
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.215

  • Objects

    Slop Bowl

    Tiffany & Company, manufacturer
    American, 1837-
    Slop Bowl, 1869
    Silver
    Height: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.271.3

  • Objects

    Martelé Sugar Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    William L. MacMillan, chaser (metalworker)
    American, 1867-1928
    Martelé Sugar Bowl, Martelé, 1901
    Silver
    17.8 x 19.7 cm (7 x 7 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Kirkland H. Gibson 1992.071.5

  • Objects

    Martelé Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Martelé Bowl, Martelé, 1930
    Silver
    Diameter: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.183

  • Objects

    Mirror case with three erotes around an alter

    Unknown artist, Roman
    Mirror case with three erotes around an alter, 2nd century CE
    Bronze
    Diameter: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry D. Sharpe 26.272

  • Objects

    Jar with lid (stamnos)

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Jar with lid (stamnos), late 4th century BCE-3rd century BCE
    Bronze
    38 x 3.9 cm (14 15/16 x 1 9/16 inches) (jar and rim)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 35.791

  • Objects

    Ice Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Ice Bowl, ca. 1875
    Silver and gilding
    25.4 x 31.8 cm (10 x 12 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.54

  • Objects

    Hair Brush

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Hair Brush, ca. 1890
    Silver
    Diameter: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.239

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Votive amphora

    Unknown artist, Roman
    Votive amphora, 6th century CE or later
    Gold
    3.5 x 3.8 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/2 inches) (maximum width at shoulder)
    Gift of Ostby and Barton in memory of Englehardt Cornelius Ostby 24.012

  • Objects

    Tureen

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Tureen, 1884
    Silver
    Height: 17.8 cm (7 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Pierre Brunschwig 81.072ab

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Grille

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Grille, ca.1130-1300
    Iron
    Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr. 38.018

  • Objects

    Nail File

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Nail File, ca. 1890
    Silver
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.599.3

  • Objects

    Dressing set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Dressing set, ca. 1890
    Silver
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.599

  • Objects

    Sugar Bowl

    Tiffany & Company, manufacturer
    American, 1837-
    Sugar Bowl, 1890-1890
    Silver
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.271.4A

  • Objects

    Tankard

    Paul Revere
    American, 1735-1818
    Tankard, 1700-1799
    Silver
    Height: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 32.193

  • Objects

    Door knocker

    Attributed to Girolamo Campagna
    Italian, 1549-1625
    Door knocker, ca. 1570-1599
    Bronze
    39.4 x 29.2 x 12.7 cm (15 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 5 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 55.091

  • Objects

    Cup

    John Coddington, silversmith
    American, 1690-1743
    Cup, ca. 1715
    Silver
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 36.005

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Belt

    Unknown artist, Early Etruscan; Villanovan
    Belt, 800-700 BCE
    Bronze
    Length: 35.8 cm (14 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Walter C. Baker 46.562

  • Objects

    Three-pronged clasp and buckle

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Three-pronged clasp and buckle, 7th century BCE
    Bronze
    Length: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 inches) (overall)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.016

  • Objects

    Cake basket

    Edward Aldridge
    English, 1724-1765
    Cake basket, 1752-1753
    Silver
    29.8 x 41.3 x 34.9 cm (11 3/4 x 16 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches) (including handle)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Harrington 60.102

  • Objects

    Hand Mirror

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Hand Mirror, ca. 1890
    Silver
    Diameter: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.244

  • Objects

    Tankard

    Samuel Vernon
    American, 1683-1737
    Tankard, ca. 1720
    Silver
    22.2 x 24.8 x 15.2 cm (8 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 6 inches) (maximum)
    Bequest of Henry Renwick Sedgwick 46.557

  • Objects

    Wine Decanter

    Attributed to George Wilkinson, designer
    English, 1819-1894
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Wine Decanter, 1873
    Silver with gilding and glass
    44.1 cm (17 3/8 inches) (height)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.38

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Water Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Water Pitcher, 1878
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.48

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Martelé Centerpiece and Base

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Martelé Centerpiece and Base, Martele, 1904
    Silver
    47 x 61 x 40.6 cm (18 1/2 x 24 x 16 inches) (overall)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.180

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Coffeepot

    Probably Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Coffeepot, 1884
    Silver
    Height: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.211

  • Objects

    Strigil

    Unknown artist, Roman
    Strigil, 1st century CE-3rd century CE
    Bronze
    22 x 2.8 x 8 cm (8 11/16 x 1 1/8 x 3 1/8 inches) (maximum of blade; of concavity of blade)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 15.142

  • Objects

    Mirror

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Mirror, 4th century BCE
    Bronze
    Height: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches) (with tang)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.071

  • Objects

    Beaked jug

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Beaked jug, ca. 500 BCE
    Bronze
    Height: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 29.089

  • Objects

    Large, round-bottomed bowl (dinos)

    Unknown artist, Campanian
    Large, round-bottomed bowl (dinos), 490 - 470 BCE
    Bronze
    Height: 32 cm (12 5/8 inches) (including pegasoi)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 30.017

  • Objects

    Martelé Centerpiece Vase

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Martelé Centerpiece Vase, martele, 1904
    Silver
    33.3 x 17.8 x 15.2 cm (13 1/8 x 7 x 6 inches) Vase
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.180A

  • Objects

    Whisk Brush

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Whisk Brush, 1890-1890
    Silver
    Length: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.243

  • Objects

    Owl Beaker

    Unknown artist, German, Germany
    Owl Beaker, 1556
    Coconut shell, with gilt-silver mountings
    22.9 x 10.8 x 12.1 cm (9 x 4 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Miss Ellen D. Sharpe and Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 52.533

  • Objects

    Narragansett Salad Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Narragansett Salad Set, ca.1885
    Silver with gilding
    Length: 28.3 cm (11 1/8 inches)
    Museum purchase: Bequest of Ida Littlefield 84.060.1

  • Objects

    Narragansett Salad Set

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Narragansett Salad Set, ca.1885
    Silver with gilding
    Length: 29.7 cm (11 11/16 inches)
    Museum purchase: Bequest of Ida Littlefield 84.060.2

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Vase

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Vase, 1857-1907
    Silver
    Height: 26 cm (10 1/4 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.206

  • Objects

    Neptune Epergne and Plateau

    Thomas Pairpoint, designer
    American, 1838-1902
    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Neptune Epergne and Plateau, 1872
    Silver with gilding
    66 x 91.4 x 54.6 cm (26 x 36 x 21 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.80

  • Objects

    Monstrance

    Unknown artist, Spanish, Spain; Barcelona; Barcelona
    Monstrance, ca. 1525
    Silver, gilt
    Height: 46.4 cm (18 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 40.002

  • Objects

    Coffeepot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Coffeepot, ca. 1890
    Copper with silver and ivory
    33 x 17.8 x 12.7 cm (13 x 7 x 5 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 84.161

  • Objects

    Clothes Brush

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Clothes Brush, ca. 1890
    Silver
    Length: 17.8 cm (7 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.240

  • Objects

    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

  • Objects

    Martelé Pitcher

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    James A. MacKenzie, metalworker
    late 19th century - 20th century
    George E. Germer, chaser (metalworker)
    Martelé Pitcher, Martelé, 1906
    Silver
    39.4 x 27.9 x 20.3 cm (15 1/2 x 11 x 8 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.216

  • Objects

    Tongs

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Tongs, 1869-1869
    Silver and gilding
    Length: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 inches)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.45.25

  • Objects

    Pail (situla)

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Pail (situla), 530 - 525 BCE
    Bronze
    Height: 27.2 cm (10 11/16 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 32.245

  • Objects

    The Billings Cup

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Probably William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    Herbert C. Lloyd, chaser (metalworker)
    American, 1865-1951
    The Billings Cup, Martele, 1899
    Silver
    19.1 x 24.8 x 22.9 cm (7 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 9 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1990.004

  • Objects

    Martelé Vase

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Probably William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    Thomas Singleton, metalworker
    American, 1886-ca. 1959
    Thomas J. Docker, metalworker
    American, 1877-1941
    George W. Sauthof, chaser (metalworker)
    German, 1852-1927
    Martelé Vase, Martelé, 1908
    Silver
    24.8 cm (9 13/16 inches) (height)
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.298

  • Objects

    Tripod Censer

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Tripod Censer, Tripod Legged Censer, 1644-1911
    Enamel on copper alloy
    Height: 28 cm (11 inches)
    Bequest of John M. Crawford, Jr. 1989.110.84

  • Objects

    Comb

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Comb, ca. 1890
    Silver
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.599.1

  • Objects

    Buttonhook

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Buttonhook
    Silver
    The Gorham Collection. Gift of Textron Inc. 1991.126.599.2

  • Objects

    Lidded box (cista)

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Lidded box (cista), late 4th - mid 3rd century BCE
    Bronze
    Height: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.014

  • Objects

    Mirror with tang

    Unknown artist, Etruscan
    Mirror with tang, 375-250 BCE
    Bronze
    Height: 23.1 cm (9 1/8 inches) (including tang)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 23.350

  • Objects

    Pair of Candlesticks

    William Edgar Brigham
    American, 1885-1962
    Pair of Candlesticks, ca. 1930
    Silver
    11.4 x 7.8 x 8.9 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/2 inches)
    Gift of the Estate of William E. Brigham 63.011.455.1

  • Objects

    Jewel casket

    Alphonse Giroux & Co., manufacturer
    French
    Jewel casket, ca. 1880
    Gilt bronze with bright-cut engraving, steel straps, ivory
    26.7 x 29.5 x 19.1 cm (10 1/2 x 11 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund Helen M. Danforth Fund 2002.49

  • Objects

    Jack-in-the-Pulpit Vase

    Theodore Hanford Pond
    American, 1872-1933
    Jack-in-the-Pulpit Vase, ca. 1910
    Copper
    Height: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2003.43

  • Objects

    Creamer

    Erik Magnussen
    Danish, 1884-1961
    Creamer, ca. 1930
    Silver with ivory
    Gift of Virginia Outwin Boochever 2000.67.2

  • Objects

    Lion's-head handle

    Unknown artist, Roman
    Lion’s-head handle, 2nd century-3rd century CE
    Bronze
    31.4 x 20.3 x 7.9 cm (12 3/8 x 8 x 3 1/8 inches) with mouth ring; at lion’s head
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2003.106

  • Objects

    Kettle on stand

    Gorham and Thurber
    American, 1850 - 1852
    Kettle on stand, 1850
    Coin silver; ivory
    39.4 x 20.6 x 20.6 cm (15 1/2 x 8 1/8 x 8 1/8 inches) overall, with handle raised; (overall)
    Museum Purchase: Gift of the Museum Associates in honor of Thomas S. Michie, Decorative Arts Curator, 1984-2004 2005.32

  • Objects

    Vessel in the Shape of a Buddhist Begging Bowl

    Unknown artist, Burmese
    Vessel in the Shape of a Buddhist Begging Bowl, 19th Century
    Silver with gilding
    Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 inches)
    Bequest of Martha B. Lisle 67.486

  • Objects

    Egg Set

    Attributed to Christopher Dresser
    Scottish, 1834-1904
    Atkin Brothers, manufacturer
    English, 1853-1925
    Egg Set, ca. 1880-1890
    Silverplate
    14.6 x 15.6 cm (5 13/16 x 6 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler, RISD 1984 2004.16.1

  • Objects

    Serving Slice

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Serving Slice, ca. 1860
    Silver with enamel
    22.9 x 6.3 cm (9 x 2 1/2 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund Use preferred credit line 2005.54.3

  • Objects

    Coffeepot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Coffeepot, 1918
    Silver with ivory
    22.9 x 18.1 cm (9 x 7 1/8 inches) width across handle and spout
    Museum purchase; bequest of Eliza Taft by exchange 2005.71.1

  • Objects

    Pitcher

    Tiffany & Company
    American, 1837-
    Pitcher, ca. 1875
    Sterling silver
    Across handle: 17.8 x 19.4 cm (7 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Museum purchase; bequest of Eliza Taft by exchange 2005.71.2

  • Objects

    Mythologique Flatware Design Samples

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Florentin Antoine Heller, designer
    French, 1839-1904
    Mythologique Flatware Design Samples, 1894
    Silver
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.42

  • Objects

    Pattern for salad fork and spoon, "Diomedes Devoured by His Horses"

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Florentin Antoine Heller, designer
    French, 1839-1904
    Pattern for salad fork and spoon, “Diomedes Devoured by His Horses”, Mythologique, 1894
    Silver
    19.1 x 3.8 x 0.3 cm (7 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Lenox, Incorporated 2005.118.42.1

  • Objects

    Check Cutter

    Gorham Manufacturing Company, manufacturer
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Probably William Christmas Codman, designer
    English, 1839-1921
    George W. Sauthof, chaser (metalworker)
    German, 1852-1927
    Check Cutter, Martele, 1903
    Cast sterling silver
    2.5 x 23.8 x 1.3 cm (1 x 9 3/8 x 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred T. Morris, Jr. 2006.114

  • Objects

    One of a Pair of Jue Tripod Vessels

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    One of a Pair of Jue Tripod Vessels, 1100–1300 BCE
    Bronze
    22 x 20 x 10 cm (8 11/16 x 7 7/8 x 3 15/16 inches)
    Gift of Doris Duke Charitable Foundation 2007.90.2.1

  • Objects

    Lei Vessel

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Lei Vessel, 1100–1200 BCE
    Bronze
    15.2 x 11 x 9.5 cm (6 x 4 5/16 x 3 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Doris Duke Charitable Foundation 2007.90.9

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    Jug

    Attributed to Christopher Dresser
    Scottish, 1834-1904
    Jug, ca. 1880
    Brass
    Height: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2009.106.3

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    Flatware set

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Flatware set, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6

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    Fork

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Fork, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    21.3 x 2.1 cm (8 3/8 x 13/16 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6.1

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    Dessert fork

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Dessert fork, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    17.9 x 1.7 cm (7 1/16 x 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6.2

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    Tablespoon

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Tablespoon, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    21.7 x 6 cm (8 9/16 x 2 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6.3

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    Dessert spoon

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Dessert spoon, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    18.3 x 3.8 cm (7 3/16 x 1 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6.4

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    Knife

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Knife, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    20.8 x 1.7 cm (8 3/16 x 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6.5

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    Dessert knife

    Josef Hoffmann, designer
    Austrian, 1870-1956
    Dessert knife, 1906
    Alpaca Silver
    17.1 x 1.7 cm (6 3/4 x 11/16 inches)
    Gift of Glenn Gissler 2013.103.6.6

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    Coffee and Tea Service

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Coffee and Tea Service, 1886
    Silver with wood
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25

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    Kettle-on-Stand

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Kettle-on-Stand, 1886
    Silver with wood
    31.1 x 21.9 x 20 cm (12 1/4 x 8 5/8 x 7 7/8 inches) (fully assembled)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25.1abc

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    Coffeepot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Coffeepot, 1886
    Silver with wood
    19.7 x 23.8 x 15.6 cm (7 3/4 x 9 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25.2

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    Teapot

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Teapot, 1886
    Silver with wood
    5.5 x 9.4 x 5.6 cm (2 3/16 x 3 11/16 x 2 3/16 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25.3

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    Sugar Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Sugar Bowl, 1886
    Silver with wood
    a: bowl 9.8 x 17.8 x 12.7 cm (3 7/8 x 7 x 5 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25.4ab

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    Cream Jug

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Cream Jug, 1886
    Silver with wood
    9.5 x 15.2 x 11.4 cm (3 3/4 x 6 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25.5

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    Waste Bowl

    Gorham Manufacturing Company
    American, Providence, 1831-
    Waste Bowl, 1886
    Silver with wood
    3.4 x 5.3 cm (1 5/16 x 2 1/16 inches)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2014.25.6