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Porringer by silversmith Samuel Edwards

Original owner:
Smith, Isaac  Search this
Smith, Elizabeth Storer  Search this
Maker:
Edwards, Samuel  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/8 in x 8 3/8 in x 5 5/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 21.2725 cm x 14.2875 cm
Object Name:
porringer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Place used:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1745 - 1760
ID Number:
DL.381554
Catalog number:
381554
Accession number:
160248
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e517-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1326322
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Oral history interview with John Prip, 1980 Oct. 20 and 1981 Nov. 21

Interviewee:
Prip, John A., 1922-2009  Search this
Prip, John A., 1922-2009  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
Rhode Island School of Design  Search this
School of American Craftsmen (Dartmouth College)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Industrial design  Search this
Designers -- Interviews  Search this
Silversmiths -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Architecture & Design  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12771
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211983
AAA_collcode_prip80
Theme:
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211983
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Tankard by silversmith Samuel Minott

Bequest:
Michael, Arthur  Search this
Maker:
Minott, Samuel  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/8 in x 7 7/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 21.2725 cm x 20.0025 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
tankard
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1763
Credit Line:
Estate of Arthur Michael
ID Number:
DL.383545
Catalog number:
383545
Accession number:
162866
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-019e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1326324
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Five-Piece Tea and Coffee Service

Designer:
George Christian Gebelein, American, b. Germany, 1878 - 1945  Search this
Producer:
Gebelein Silversmiths, American, Boston, Massachusetts, 1908- about 1960  Search this
Medium:
Silver, ebonized wood
Dimensions:
Teapot: 22.3 x 11.2 x 24 cm (8 3/4 x 4 7/16 x 9 7/16 in.)
Sugar Bowl: 16 x 6.3 x 11.5 cm (6 5/16 x 2 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)
Creamer: 16 x 6.3 x 11.5 cm (6 5/16 x 2 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)
Coffee pot: 25.2 x 11.8 cm (9 15/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Tea Kettle and stand (overall): 31.9 x 16.3 x 22.5 cm (12 9/16 x 6 7/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Tea Kettle: 14.5 x 24.5 x 15.6 cm (5 11/16 x 9 5/8 x 6 1/8 in.)
Stand: 13.9 x 16.6 x 14.2 cm (5 1/2 x 6 9/16 x 5 9/16 in.)
Burner: 4 x 6.5 cm (1 9/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
Tea Kettle: 1
Type:
metalwork
Exhibitions
Five-Piece Tea and Coffee Service
Produced in:
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Date:
1929
Credit Line:
Lent by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Anonymous Gift, 1986.778-.782
Accession Number:
54.2016.2a/e
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq49c964d78-503c-4dee-8670-a8f3c87a7b9b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_54.2016.2a_e

Oral history interview with Herman Glendenning, 1979 Aug. 9-Oct. 31

Interviewee:
Glendenning, Herman W., 1906-1997  Search this
Glendenning, Herman W., 1906-1997  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
Stone Associates (Gardner, Mass.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Decorative arts -- United States  Search this
Silverwork -- United States  Search this
Silversmiths -- Massachusetts -- Westminster -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12403
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212738
AAA_collcode_glende79
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212738

Massachusetts Fieldwork: American Indian Crafts

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Massachusetts Program 1988 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Wachs, Eleanor F. (field worker)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
analog.
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Massachusetts
Date:
1987 July 10
Contents:
FRANK B. JAMES. SCRIMSHAW, KNOT TYING, BEADWORK, WATERCOLORIST, SILVERSMITH, MUSICIAN.
Local Numbers:
FP-1988-CT-0144
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Massachusetts, United States, July 10, 1987.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1988, Item FP-1988-CT-0144
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Ingenuity and Tradition: The Common Wealth of Massachusetts / 4.1: Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5687041a2-e6c3-4a94-9213-ceb6f03ac153
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1988-ref1148

Massachusetts Fieldwork: Interview with George and Peter Erickson of Gardner (silversmiths), Len Curcio of Gardner (chair seat weaving) by Heidi Gitelman and Betty Belanus

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Massachusetts Program 1988 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Gitelman, Heidi (field worker)  Search this
Artist:
Erickson, Peter, 1951-  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
analog.
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Massachusetts
Date:
1987 July 23
Contents:
Side A:George And Peter Erickson, Swedish/English Siversmiths Side B: Len Curcio, Chair Seat Maker, Co Owner Of Business, Italian.
Local Numbers:
FP-1988-CT-0036
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Massachusetts, United States, July 23, 1987.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Silverwork  Search this
Chairs -- Design and construction  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1988, Item FP-1988-CT-0036
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Ingenuity and Tradition: The Common Wealth of Massachusetts / 4.1: Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5fe86b8ba-92c4-4dfb-9e4e-e715e09bcbea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1988-ref1040

Massachusetts Fieldwork: Interview with Archie Nahman of Greenfield (machinist, menorah maker), George and Peter Erickson of Gardner (silversmiths) by Heidi Gitelman and Betty Belanus

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Massachusetts Program 1988 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Gitelman, Heidi (field worker)  Search this
Artist:
Nahman, Archie, 1938-  Search this
Erickson, Peter, 1951-  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
analog.
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Massachusetts
Date:
1987 July 21-1987 July 23
Contents:
Side A: Archie Nahman, Machinist/ Artist, Makes Religous Art, Talks Of Jewish/South African Background And Its Influence.(Greenfield) Side B: George And Peter Erickson, Silversmiths.(Gardner,Ma)
Local Numbers:
FP-1988-CT-0035
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Massachusetts, United States, July 21, 1987.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Silverwork  Search this
Machinists  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1988, Item FP-1988-CT-0035
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Ingenuity and Tradition: The Common Wealth of Massachusetts / 4.1: Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5d737bdb2-849e-4af7-83cf-deb61e8b52c2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1988-ref1039

Oral history interview with Margret Craver Withers, 1983-1985

Interviewee:
Withers, Margret Craver, 1907-2010  Search this
Withers, Margret Craver, 1907-2010  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
Fleming, Erik, Baron  Search this
Heinrich, Leonard  Search this
Kirk, Arthur Neville  Search this
Stone, Arthur J.  Search this
Weir, Wilson  Search this
Withers, Charles C.  Search this
Handy & Harman (Firm)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Silversmiths -- Interviews  Search this
Jewelers -- Interviews  Search this
Metal-workers -- Interviews  Search this
Silverwork  Search this
Enamel and enameling  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12686
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216021
AAA_collcode_wither83
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216021
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Battle of Bunker Hill commemorative print

Maker:
Kurz & Allison-Art Studio  Search this
Measurements:
image: 17 1/2 in x 25 in; 44.45 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
Chromolithograph
Object Type:
Chromolithograph
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca 1890
Date made:
1885-1896
Subject:
Revolutionary War  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Related event:
American Revolution  Search this
Battle of Bunker Hill, 1775  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2631
Catalog number:
60.2631
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-bc87-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324939

25c Paul Revere single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1048
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
Paul Revere, American, 1735 - 1818  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (green); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
April 18, 1958
Topic:
Political Figures  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5113
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm82e4ab0c0-e8b3-49d5-8a8a-fa2ba8d4a09c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5113

25c Paul Revere horizontal coil pair

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1059A
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
Paul Revere, American, 1735 - 1818  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (green); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
February 25, 1965
Topic:
Political Figures  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5139.1-2
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8d6617081-3c36-4eea-9b13-1f7c7f181804
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5139.1-2

Portrait of John Hancock

Depicted:
Hancock, John  Search this
Original artist:
Copley, John Singleton  Search this
Engraver:
Hiller, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
sheet: 26 cm x 19.8 cm; 10 1/4 in x 7 13/16 in
image: 23 cm x 19.8 cm; 9 1/16 in x 7 13/16 in
Object Name:
print
Other Terms:
print; Intaglio; Mezzotint
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts
Date made:
ca 1775
Subject:
Portraits  Search this
Related Publication:
"Hancock by Hiller," IMPRINT
Credit Line:
Roger P. Templin in memory of Daisy Templin
ID Number:
GA.24021
Catalog number:
24021
Accession number:
219034
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-caa5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_785867

Benjamin Hurd, Jr.

Artist:
William M. S. Doyle, born Boston, MA 1769-died Boston, MA 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Jr. Benjamin Hurd  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
image (oval): 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (5.7 x 4.5 cm)
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1804-1818
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.9
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7daa7bdae-7032-4220-806a-52d7b4b05b01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.9
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Tankard

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 7 in x 4 7/8 in; 20.32 cm x 17.78 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
tankard
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1735-1755
Credit Line:
Estate of Arthur Michael
ID Number:
DL.383529
Catalog number:
383529
Accession number:
162866
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-e2dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_300959
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Sword

Physical Description:
silver (hilt material)
steel (blade material)
wood (grip material)
leather (scabbard material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 33 1/4 in x 3 in; 6.35 cm x 84.455 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
sword
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1745
Credit Line:
Estate of Arthur Michael
ID Number:
DL.383531
Catalog number:
383531
Accession number:
162866
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f5ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_301180
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Strainer

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 11 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 28.575 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
strainer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1747-1751
Credit Line:
Estate of Arthur Michael
ID Number:
DL.383484
Catalog number:
383484
Accession number:
162866
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f690-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_301121
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Ladle

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 14 3/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 8.255 cm x 36.5125 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
ladle
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Rhode Island, Newport
United States: Rhode Island, Bristol
United States: Massachusetts, New Bedford
Date made:
1800 - 1810
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Misses Long
ID Number:
DL.59.2277
Catalog number:
59.2277
Accession number:
113420
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ef94-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_301147
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Porringer

Maker:
Edwards, John  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 8 1/8 in x 5 5/8 in; 5.715 cm x 20.6375 cm x 14.2875 cm
Object Name:
porringer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1725
ca 1700
Credit Line:
Estate of Arthur Michael
ID Number:
DL.383508
Catalog number:
383508
Accession number:
162866
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-2d69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1326323
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Strainer

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 11 3/8 in x 4 5/8 in; 4.445 cm x 28.8925 cm x 11.7475 cm
Object Name:
strainer, punch
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1730-1745
Credit Line:
Estate of Arthur Michael
ID Number:
DL.383479
Catalog number:
383479
Accession number:
162866
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ef1a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_301120
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