Forbes Silver Company designs in collections and at auction (2016)

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Forbes Silver Company designs in collections and at auction

Forbes Silver Company designs in collections

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (c. 1860-90). Tray (with grapevine border). Silver; (H) 21 x (W) 12.5 in. Accession no. 1971.3.10.2. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-002]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. Paperweight, (1909). Silver plate. Height:4 in., diameter:2.5 in. Accession no: 2000.33.1. The Henry Ford, Dearborn, MI. Viewed 21 July 2016. [B00203]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Fruit bowl (four-footed). Silver; (H) 4 x (D) 8 in. Accession no. D1981.28.16. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-069]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Sugar and creamer (footed; lilies on side). Silver plate; variable dimensions. Accession no. D1981.28.164.1-2. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-071]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Cruet set. Silver plate, glass; (H) 3.75 x (W) 7.75 x (D) 3.0 in. Accession no. D1981.28.372.1-5. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-144]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Baking dish (with embossed grapes and leaves). Silver. Accession no. D1981.28.66. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-164]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Bread tray (with embossed imaged of loaf of bread). Silver. (H) 1.25 x (W) 13.25 x (D) 5.875 in. Accession no. D1981.28.92. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-171]

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Ashtray (oval with bird and wishbone). Silver. (W) 5.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.99. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-172]



B. Forbes Silver Company designs at auction

forbes silver co

Forbes Silver Company. (undated). Art Nouveau bread dish. Bonhams Los Angeles - Sunset estate auction (30 AUG 2009). Viewed 21 July 2016. [A01091]



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This compilation is currently in development. We are compiling scattered resources across North America and beyond with the goal of identifying a complete set. This initiative aims to enable more productive research and facilitate new discoveries. If you know of original documentation not listed below, please contact artdesigncafe.