Wilcox Silver Plate Co. designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1867-c. 1960) designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions [1]

A. Wilcox Silver Plate Co. designs in collections

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1865-70). Wine cooler (centerpiece). Silver plate, metal. 19 x 17 x 9 1/2 in. Accession no. XX1990.1054 a,b. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00061]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1870-80). Mustache cup with floral motifs and monogram. Silver; (H) 2.75 x (W) 4.75 x (D) 3.75 in. Accession no. 1999.133.490. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-042]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1870-85). Tea and coffee service, 9 pieces. Silver electroplate on white metal. Various dimensions. Accession no. 1997.60.1.1-.9. Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT. Viewed 21 March 2016. [A00138]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1880). Ice pitcher and stand. Silver plate. 20 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. Object no. 96.4a-c. Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN. Viewed 21 July 2016. [A01088]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (1880-90). Bowl. Silver with gilt decoration. 4 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. Accession No: 1991-92-1. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Viewed 21 March 2016. [B00023]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1867-1898). Lidded vegetable dish. Accession no. 1969.63.29a,b. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-156]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (1875-1900). Bowl. Silver-plate, copper. (H) 1.75 in. x (W) 2.5 in. Accession no. 1966.2049. Historical New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00204]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with chick and wishbone design). Silver; (H) 2.5 x (W) 3.5 x (D) 2.5 in. Accession no. 1996.81.33. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-027]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1880-98). Candlestick. Silver-plate. 9.5 (H) x 4.5 (W). Accession no. 1932.2711AB. Historical New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 10 June 2016. [A00763]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1880-99). Spoon holder. Accession no. 1969.63.44. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-157]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1880-99). Butter dish. Accession no. 1969.63.46a-c. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-158]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1880-99). Slop bowl. Accession no. 1969.63.47. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-159]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (putti and bird design with floral bands). Silver; (H) 2.25 x (W) 2.75 x (D) 1.5 in. Accession no. 1996.81.53. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-036]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (Patent date 1891). Cheese ball holder. Silver plate; (H) 4.4375 x (W) 8.0 in. Accession no. D1981.28.407. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-155]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1894). Trophy, two-handled cup. Accession no. 1958.76.4. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-153]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1890-1912). Loving cup. Accession no. 1993.155.0. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-168]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1900). Pen box. Silver. 3/4 x 2 x 1 3/8 in. Accession no. 52.79.4. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00205]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1900). Compote. Accession no. 1993.45.0. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-165]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / Meriden Cut Glass Co. (1898-1904). Cigar or tobacco jar. Rich-cut, glass cut in thumbprint and striated notched design. Silver cover in ball bead design. Bottom has 24 raystar cut design. Accession no. 2001.006.008AB. Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. Offline; viewed 8 June 2016. [A00755-03]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1890-1910). Knife rest. Silver-plate. (H) 1.125 in. x (W) 3.375 in. x (D) 2 in. Accession no. 1986.601. Historical New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00206]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1901). Candlestick. (H) 7 3/8 x (W) 4 x (D) 3 9/16 in. Accession no. 2005.171.5a,b. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-170]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co.. (1901). Collection plate. Silver plated plate with wooden center covered in green felt. The plate is engraved "University of Virginia 1901." Used in University of Virginia Chapel. Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, VA. Call no. RG-30/19/1.441. Viewed 16 March 2016. [A00115]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1910). Potpourri holder (with rococo relief decoration and narrow geometric border). (H) 3.625 x (W) 9 in. Accession 1999.116A-B. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-041]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1913). Paper holder. Silver. (H) 2 in. x (D) 4 in. Accession no. 2006.44.1515AB. Historical New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00207]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (a division of International Silver Company). (1928). Three-piece tea set with tray. Silver-plated nickel, silver, and Bakelite. 3 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 8 in. Accession no. 1999.680.1-4. Art Institute of Chicago. Viewed 16 March 2016. [A00107]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). "Diament" tea service. Silver-plated nickel and Bakelite; 1 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches. Accession no. 1999.91.1-4. High Museum of Art, Atlanta - offline. Viewed 23 September 2016. [AAA00200-06]

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Virginia Hamill for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Tea service (teapot; creamer; sugar basin; tray). Silverplate and Bakelite. Variable dimension. Accession no. 98.276.120.1-4. Minneapolis Institute of Art. Viewed 15 July 2016. [F00049-52]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (1928). Tea set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Silver-plated base metal (pewter), wooden handles. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2004.34. Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC. Offline; viewed 14 June 2016. [A00807-01]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Dinette set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Pewter, wood. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2007.72. Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC. Offline; viewed 14 June 2016. [A00807-03]

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Jean G. Theobald at Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). "Diament" tea service (teapot; creamer; lidded sugar basin; tray). Silverplate and bakelite. Variable dimensions. Accession nos. 98.276.186.1-4. Minneapolis Institute of Art. Viewed 4 September 2016. [A01182-85]

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Jean G. Theobald at Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Breakfast set. Silverplate, ebonized wood, pewter; 3 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 7 in. Accession no. 98.276.178a-e. Minneapolis Institute of Art. Viewed 4 September 2016. [A01181]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (1928). Diament tea set. Silver-plated nickel silver, Bakelite. Overall: 10 x 13 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Accession no. AC1999.28.1.1-.4. Viewed 28 August 2016. [A01163]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (1928). Diament dinette set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Silver-plated nickel silver, plastic. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2008.100.12. Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC. Offline; viewed 14 June 2016. [A00807-04]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Dinette set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2014.47. Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC. Offline; viewed 14 June 2016. [A00807-08]

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Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (1928). Set of creamer, sugar bowl with lid, and tray. Silverplate, wood. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2013.92.2a-d. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00208-10]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co., a division of the International Silver Company. (1928). Dinette set. Silverplate, lacquer, wood. 1 1/4 x 7 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. Accession no. 83.9.7.1-4. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00058]

wilcos silver plate co

Wilcox Silver Plate Co., a division of the International Silver Company. (1928). Dinette set. Silverplate, lacquer, wood. 1 1/4 x 7 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. Accession no. 83.9.7.1-4. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00058]

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Gene Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (designed 1928). "Diament" series (teapot; creamer; sugar bowl; tray). Silverplate and plastic. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2002.29.42.1-4. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 3 April 2016. [A00309-12]

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Gene Theobold for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Diament tea service (teapot, sugar bowl, creamer, tray). Silver-plate, bakelite. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2004.81. Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC. Viewed 11 June 2016. [F00009; A00807-02]

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Virginia Hamill & Gene Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (designed 1928). Teapot, creamer, sugar bowl with lid, tray. Silverplate and wood. 4 x 7 x 4 1/4 in. Accession no. 2002.29.43.1-4. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 1 April 2016. [A00249-52]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1928). Tea service (5 pieces). Accession no. 1987.153.0a-e. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-162]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (1930). Bowl. Silverplate. 2 3/16 x 12 11/16 x 10 5/8 in. Accession no. 2013.92.3. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00211]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1932). Tray. Accession no. 1991.109.1. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-163]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1932). Lidded dish. Accession no. 1991.109.2a,b. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-164]

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Eliel Saarinen for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (designed c. 1932-33). Tea urn. Silverplate. 14 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. Accession no. 2012.54.A-C. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 4 April 2016. [B00100]

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Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (c. 1933-35). Prototype tea service [tea urn; sugar bowl; creamer; tray; 2nd tray (?)]. Electroplated nickel silver, brass, and Bakelite. Varaible dimensions. Accession no. 1999.27.1a-c-5. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00449-54]

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Eliel Saarinen for Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (1934). Urn, burner. (H) 360 mm x (W) 274 mm. Accession no. 1999,0708.1. British Museum, London. Viewed 6 September 2016. [A01187]

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Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (1934 or earlier). Tea urn and tray. Silverplate; urn: 14 5/8 x10 7/8 in., tray: 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. Accession no. CAM 1935.8.A-B. Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI. Viewed 20 August 2016. [A01145]

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Paul Lobel for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (1934). Tea set (teapot; sugar bowl; creamer with lid; tray). Silverplate, wood. Variable dimensions. Accession nos. 1983.493.1-4. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00445-48]

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Paul A. Lobel for Wilcox Silver Plate Company (a division of International Silver Company). (1934). Tea or coffee service. Silver plate, alpaca, Britannia, pewter, and wood. (Manufactured in Meriden, CT; designed in New York.) Various dimensions. Accession no: 2012.124.3.1-.4. Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT. Viewed 21 March 2016. [B00018]

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Eliel Saarinen for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (1934). Urn. Silver plate. 14 1/4 x 10 3/4 x 11 1/4 in. Accession no. 119:2003a–c. Saint Louis Art Museum. Viewed 19 July 2016. [A01060]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1955). Lidded tray. Accession no. 1995.124.13a-d. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-169]

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International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (designed c. 1960). Bowl. Silverplate and wood. 4 x 11 x 6 3/4 in. Accession no. 2002.29.243. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 1 April 2016. [B00077]

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International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (1964). Ice bucket. Silverplate, teak. 8 3/4 x 8 in. Accession no. 2011.112 a-b. High Museum of Art, Atlanta - offline. Viewed 23 September 2016. [AAA00200-20]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Sugar bowl, two creamers, spooner. Silver; variable dimensions. Accession nos. D1981.28.271.1-4. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-105]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Pen tray. Silver plate; (W) 9.25 x (D) 2.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.445. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-162]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Meat platter (Wakefield pattern, applied floral rim). Silver plate. (W) 22 x (D) 16.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.70. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-165]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Butter dish (rectangular with lid, on 4 ball feet with leaf decoration). Silver; (H) 4.0 x (W) 6.75 x (D) 5.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.293. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-116]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Water pitcher (porcelain-lined, with chased birds decoration). Silver; (H) 15 in. Accession no. D1981.28.258. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-100]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Bon bon basket. Silver; (D) 5.5 in. Accession no. D1981.28.100. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-048]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Hot water urn (with stand, cup, and drip tray). Silver; (H) 15 in. Accession no. D1981.28.117A-D. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-053]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Tray (oblong with handles, band of leaves and flowers as decoration). Silver plate; (W) 27 x (D) 17 in. Accession no. D1981.28.235. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-091]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Coffeepot (on long legs). Silver; (H) 12 in. Accession no. D1981.28.213. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-086]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Bon bon dish. Silver; (H) 3.0 x (W) 7.0 x (D) 4.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.227. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-089]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Coffee pot (footed, with a band of masks and birds). Silver; (H) 11.75 in. Accession no. D1981.28.134. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-061]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Cigarette holder. Accession no. 1993.55.11. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-166]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Flowerpot. Accession no. 1975.90.14a-c. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-160]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Teapot. Accession no. 1969.34.5. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-154]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Pitcher. Accession no. 1993.55.12. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-167]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Chambersticks. Accession no. 1982.10.3a,b-.4a,b. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-161]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Purse jewelry box. Silver; (H) 22 in. Accession no. D1981.28.335. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-129]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Tea set (tray, teapot, sugar, creamer, spooner, waste). Silver; variable dimensions. Accession no. D1981.28.211.1-6. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-085]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Cake basket (round, pedestal, swing handle, footed). Silver; (D) 8.75 in. Accession no. D1981.28.2. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-082]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Butter dish (with four long legs with ears of corn decoration). Silver plate; (H) 10.25 x (W) 7.0 x (D) 7.0 in. Accession no. D1981.28.329. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-128]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Water pitcher (with ram’s head handle). Silver; (H) 14.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.118. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-054]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Teapot (with bird on nest finial, hoof feet, engraved leafage). Silver; (H) 10 in. Accession no. D1981.28.129. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-057]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Cup (footed with handle). Silver; (H) 4.375 x (W) 3.875 x (D) 2.75 in. Accession no. D1981.28.273. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-106]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Cake basket (round, high pedestal, swing and pierced handle, chased rim with grapes and leaves). Silver; (D) 9.75 in. Accession no. D1981.28.12. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-055]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (undated). Spooner (two-handled). Silver; (H) 5.75 x (W) 5.50 x (D) 3.625 in. Accession no. D1981.28.282. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-110]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Crumber. Accession no. 1954.1601.1350. Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT. Viewed 30 April 2016. [A00502]



B. Wilcox Silver Plate Co. designs at leading auction houses

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Gene Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). "Diament" tea service. Silver-plated metal and bakelite. 7 3/4 x 13 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. Sotheby’s New York - Design (2 MAR 2016). Viewed 28 April 2016. [D00073]

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Attributed to Gene Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Company, International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Three piece tea service with tray. Pewter and ebonized wood. (H) 4 in (W) 8 1/2 in. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative art and design (8 SEP 2006). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00044]

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Paul Lobel for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1934-35). Four-piece coffee service. Silver-plated metal. Variable dimensions. Sotheby’s New York - Important 20th century design (11 JUN 2014). Viewed 28 April 2016. [D00074]

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Paul Lobel for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1934-36). Cocktail shaker. Sotheby’s New York - Important 20th century design (15 DEC 2012). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00093]

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Paul Lobel for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1934-36). Cocktail shaker. Sotheby’s - New York - Important 20th century design (16 JUN 2010). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00094]

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Paul Lobel for Wilcox Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company (c. 1934-36). Cocktail shaker. Silver-plated metal, wicker. (H) 10 7/8 in. Sotheby’s New York - Important 20th century design sale (15 DEC 2012). Viewed 9 April 2016. [B00124]

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Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (undated). Figural napkin ring(s). Silver-plate. Bonhams San Francisco - SOMA estate auction (22 MAY 2011). Viewed 10 June 2016. [A00764]



C. Wilcox Silver Plate Co. designs in exhibitions

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(8 November 2015 – 31 January 2016)
St. Louis Modern. St. Louis Art Museum. (catalogue.) Viewed 19 July 2016. [AAA00035; A01064-65]

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(21 June 2014 - 22 March 2015)
Cranbrook goes to the movies: Films and their objects, 1925–1975 at Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI. Viewed 26 August 2016. [A01152]

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(30 May – 5 October 2008)
Masterpieces of Modern Design: Selections from the Collection. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (No catalogue.) Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00458-59]

"Design from the 1920s and 1930s includes French Art Deco by René Jules Lalique and Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann; works from the Bauhaus school by Josef Albers, Marianne Brandt, and Marcel Breuer; Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s International Style MR armchair; and iconic examples of American modern design by Paul T. Frankel and Eliel Saarinen."

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(5 venues: 2005 - 2007).
Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design. Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC; Nevada Museum of Art, Reno; Dallas Museum of Art; The Wolfsonian, Miami Beach, FL; The Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, TN. Viewed 21 March 2016. [A00140]

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(Spring - Summer 2005)
Classic Modern: Art Deco Silver from the Collection of John P. Axelrod at Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA. Curated by John Stuart Gordon. Viewed 9 July 2016. [A01044]

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(1 March - 6 November 2005)
A Curator’s Eye: J. Stewart Johnson, 1990–2004. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (No catalogue.) Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00456-57].

"From 1990 to 2004, J. Stewart Johnson served as the principal curator for the modern design and architecture collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. During these 14 years, he made a number of important acquisitions that augmented and reshaped an already significant collection. This exhibition presents a selection of these works, demonstrating his skill as both a connoisseur and a scholar."

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(14 May 2004 - 20 June 2005)
American & French decorative arts 1930s. Saint Louis Art Museum. Viewed 19 July 2016. [A01060; A01087].

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(6 venues: 2001-02).
American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a new age. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA; Flint Institute of Arts, MI; Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia; Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK. Viewed 22 March 2016. [A00145]

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(29 JUN - 14 NOV 1999)
Recent Acquisitions of Twentieth-Century Design and Architecture. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (No catalogue). Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00455]

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(6 NOV 1994 - 29 JAN 1995).
Silver in America, 1840-1940: A century of splendor. Curated by Charles L. Venable. (With book / exhibition catalogue.) Viewed 21 August 2016. [AAA00075]

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(1983-85, 5 venues: USA, London, Paris, Helsinki
Design in America: The Cranbrook vision, 1925-50 at Detroit Institute of Arts (14 December 1983 - 19 February 1984); Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (18 April - 17 June 1984); Suomen Rakennustaiteen Museo / Suomen Taideteollisuusyhdistys, Helsinki (1 August - 19 September 1984); Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris (24 October 1984 - 21 January 1985); Victoria and Albert Museum, London (1 April - 30 June 1985). Viewed 25 August 2016). [AAA00099-101]

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(1951-52).
Eliel Saarinen Memorial Exhibition at Museum of Cranbrook, Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan (15 April - 6 May 1951); Smith College, Museum of Art, Northampton, MA (2-21 November 1951); J. B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY (9 December 1951- 9 January 1952); University of Kansas, School of Architecture (22 January - 15 February 1952); Des Moines Art Center (1 August - 15 September 1952); Toledo Museum of Art (2-30 November 1952). [Exhibition catalogue: University of Kansas, Art & Architecture Library, call no. N7255.F53 S22 1951. See worldcat.org for other locations.] Companies: Eliel Saarinen for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. Viewed 26 October 2016. [AAA00102-03; AAA00106-07; AAA00113; A01151; A01191-93; AAA00153; AAA00204-06; AAA00235-36]

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(1935).
Exhibition of home furnishings. Cranbrook Pavilion, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI. Viewed 20 August 2016. [A01145]

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(5 November 1934 - 6 January 1935)
Contemporary American industrial art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Link to catalogue above.) Viewed 24 August 2016. [A00346]



Footnote:
[1] Wilcox Silver Plate Co., Meriden, was active 1867, was acquired by the International Silver Company in 1898, until c. 1960. [See (a) Stern, Jewel. (2005). Modernism in American silver, page 353. Dallas Museum of Art and Yale University Press; and (b) "A Guide to the International Silver Company Records, 1853-1921". University of Connecticut university libraries website.] Viewed 15 May 2016. [A00660 and A00662]



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