International Silver Company designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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The International Silver Company centered in Meriden, Conn. was formed in 1898 combining the efforts of several silver companies. To see a list of these companies, see section "B. ISC predecessors and divisions" on the Design Meriden micro-site homepage. [1]


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A. International Silver Company designs (1898-1983 stopped producing silver) - designs in collections - hollowware

1890s

Knife rest

Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / (possibly ISC). (1890-1910). Knife rest. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1986.601. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00206.)

Brush

Derby Silver Company / (possible International Silver Company). (1890-1910). Brush. (Accession no. 72.225.3B. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01944.)

Loving cup

Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / (possibly ISC). (1890-1912). Loving cup. (Accession no. 1993.155.0. Viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-168.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Crumber

International Silver Company. (1898). Crumber: FEC Hotel Company. Silver. (Accession no. 1990.79.4. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01981.)

Hand mirror and hairbrush

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Hand mirror and hairbrush. [Accession nos. 1993.55.3-4. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-21(-22).]

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Shoehorn

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Shoehorn. (Accession no. 1993.55.5. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-23.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Lidded bowl

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Lidded bowl. (Accession no. 1993.55.6a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-24.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Buttonhook

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Buttonhook. (Accession no. 1993.55.7. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-25.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Lidded sugar bowl

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Lidded sugar bowl. (Accession no. 1995.19.1a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-29.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Two stoppers

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Two stoppers. [Accession nos. 1993.55.8-9. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-26(-27).]

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Card case

International Silver Company. (1898-). Card case. Silver. (Accession no. 1935.40. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00224.)

  • Offline - Cincinnati Art Museum.

Buckle brooch

International Silver Company. (1898-). Buckle brooch. Silver. (Accession no. 1935.40. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00224.)

  • Offline - Cincinnati Art Museum.

Goblet

International Silver Company / Meriden Cut Glass Co. (c. 1898-1923). Goblet "Meriden Star". Colorless glass. (Accession no. 2004.4.24. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00039.)

Basket

International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (1898-1924). Basket. Electroplated nickel silver. (Accession no. 1994.0010. Viewed 29 March 2017. A01839.)

Ice bucket holder

International Silver Company / Middletown Plate Co. (c. 1899-1945). Ice bucket holder. Silver plate. (Accession no. 124063. Viewed 30 December 2016. A01405.)

Design for handmirror

International Silver Company. (undated). Design for handmirror. Graphite with white heightening on brown wove paper. (Accession no. 1999.1.3. Viewed 20 March 2016. A00133.)

Design for handmirror

International Silver Company. (undated). Design for handmirror. Graphite with white heightening. (Accession no. 1999.1.4. Viewed 20 March 2016. A00134.)

Design for handmirror

International Silver Company. (undated). Graphite with white heightening. (Accession no. 1999.1.5. Viewed 20 March 2016. A00135.)


1900s

Pen box

Wilcox Silver Plate Company / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Pen box. Silver. (Accession no. 52.79.4. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00205.)

Hot water pot

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1900). Hot water pot. Silver plate. (Object no. INV.14056. Viewed 14 April 2017. A02097.)

Ice bucket

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1900). Ice bucket. Silver. (Object no. INV.14136ab. Viewed 14 April 2017. A02098.)

Box

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / possibly ISC. (c. 1900). Box (cream container). Silver plate. (Accession no. 61.61.5-2. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02130.)

Compote

Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Compote. (Accession no. 1993.45.0. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-165.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Matchsafe

Watrous Manufacturing Company / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Neo-Egyptian motifs matchsafe. Silver. (Accession no. 1980-14-1353. Viewed 30 May 2016. D00154.)

Teapot

Middletown Plate Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Teapot. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1977.0918. Viewed 30 December 2016. A01404.)

Collapsible cup

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Collapsible cup (and original box). Accession no. 1967.57.14a-c. (Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-110.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Bowl

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / (possibly ISC) (c. 1900). Bowl. Silver-plated copper. (Accession no. 1957-100-4. Viewed 1 January 2017. A01416.)

Shoe horn

International Silver Company. (c. 1900). Shoe horn. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1974.22.1. Viewed 26 March 2017. A01790.)

Hip flask

International Silver Company. (1900-30). Hip flask. Silver. (Object no. 1944.360. Viewed 7 April 2017. A02096.)

Ashtray

International Silver Company. (1900-50). Ashtray. Cast pewter. (Accession no. 1994.115.0. Viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-28.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Candlestick

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1901). Candlestick. (Accession no. 2005.171.5a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-170.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Collection plate

International Silver Company / 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. (Call no. RG-30/19/1.441. Viewed 16 March 2016. A00115.)

Coffeepot with lid

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (patented January 29, 1901). Coffeepot with lid. Silver, cast. (Accession no. 1999.48. Viewed 9 April 2016. A00348.)

Trophy cup

Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. / (ISC). (c. 1901). Trophy cup. Silver plate. (Accession no. 48.289.34. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02016.)

Cigar or tobacco jar

International Silver Company / 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. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-03.)

  • Offline - Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ.

Napkin ring

La Pierre Mfg. Co. / (possibly ISC). (1902-79). Napkin ring. Silver. (Accession no. 71.91.49. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01964.)

Bonbon dish

Attributed to International Silver Company / Derby Silver Company. (1903). Bonbon dish (souvenir for the 50th performance of The girl with the green eyes play, New Savoye Theatre, New York). (Accession no. 77.72.140. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01942.)

Bonbon dish

Attributed to International Silver Company / Derby Silver Company. (1903). Bonbon dish (souvenir for the 50th performance of The girl with the green eyes play, New Savoye Theatre, New York). (Accession no. 63.85. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01943.)

Comb and nail file

International Silver Company. (1900-10). Comb and nail file. Tortoise-shell comb wiith silver backing, lines of beading; nail file with beading on edges. (Accession no. 86.210A,B. (Viewed 13 November 2016. AAA00426-37.)

  • Offline - Newark Museum, NJ.

Candlestick holder

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1900-15). Candlestick holder. Colorless lead glass, silver plate. (Accession no: 95.4.359. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00041.)

Goblet

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1900-17). Goblet. (Accession no. 1969.63.214. Viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-115.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Cup

International Silver Company / Rogers, Smith & Co. (1900-20). Cup (with embossed flowers and leaf design). Silver plate. (Accession no. 46.663. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02115.)

Two candlestick holders

International Silver Company / Superior Silver Company (div. of Middletown Plate Co.) (c. 1906). Two candelstick holders. (Object no. INV.247a.1-2. Viewed 9 April 2017. A02054-55.)

Loving cup

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (1909). Loving cup. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 67.56.2. Viewed 17 April 2017. A02235.)

Rose bowl

Gustave F. Ekdahl (cutter) for International Silver Company / Meriden Cut Glass Company. (1909). Rose bowl. Colorless, red lead glass; blown, cut. (Accession no. 98.4.169. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00038.)

Paperweight

International Silver Company / Forbes Silver Co. (1909). Paperweight. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2000.33.1. Viewed 21 July 2016. B00203.)


1910s

Serving dish

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1910). Serving dish. Silver-plate on nickel silver. (Accession no. 87.21. Viewed 30 May 2016. D00162.)

Trophy cup

Forbes Silver Co. / ISC. (c. 1910). Trophy cup. (Accession no. 1985.43.10. Viewed 27 March 2017. A01803.)

Potpourri holder

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1910). Potpourri holder (with rococo relief decoration and narrow geometric border). (Accession 1999.116A-B. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-041.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

Pair of candlestick holders

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / ISC. 1910). Pair of candlestick holders. Silver plate, stamped. (Accession no. 1995.133.1-2. Viewed 9 April 2016. A00354; A00206.)

  • Photos - Dallas Museum of Art (holder 1, 2).

Teapot

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (1910-20). Teapot. Silver plate, wood. (Object no. INV.14153. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02709.)

Hairbrush

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1910-30). Hairbrush. Silver plate. [Accession no. JAGA 1421 (permanent collection).] (Viewed 7 June 2017. A02618.)

Trinket box

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1910-30). Trinket box. Silver plate. [Accession no. JAGA 1422 (permanent collection).] (Viewed 7 June 2017. A02619.)

Coffee set

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (c. 1911). Coffee set. Silver plate, glass, wood. Accession no. 1999.20.1.1-.4. Viewed 20 March 2016. A00126.)

Cup, trophy

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1911). Cup, trophy. (Accession no. 1966.185. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01990.)

Vase

International Silver Company / Meriden Cut Glass Co. (1911-23). Vase. Colorless glass. (Accession No: 2006.4.266. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00040.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (1912). Algonquin Hill Climb Trophy. Silver. (Accession no. 2004.0.9.6. Viewed 29 March 2016. B00056.)

Vase

International Silver Company. (1913). Vase. Colorless glass with sterling silver overlay. (Accession no. 1979.57. Viewed 21 March 2016. B00020.)

Bonbon dish

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (1913). Bonbon dish (souvenir for the 100th performance of The conspiracy play, Garrick Theatre, New York). Silver plate. (Accession no. 46.287.5. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01940.)

Bonbon dish

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (1913). Bonbon dish (souvenir for the 100th performance of The conspiracy play, Garrick Theatre, New York). (Accession no. 43.253.4. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01941.)

Paper holder

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1913). Paper holder. Silver. (Accession no. 2006.44.1515AB. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00207.)

Pitcher, trophy

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1919). Pitcher, trophy. (Accession no. 1961.783. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01989.)


1920s

Compote

International Silver Company. (c. 1920). Compote. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.111. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00211.)

Compote

International Silver Company. (c. 1920). Compote. Silver and rose quartz. (Accession no. 2002.29.136. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00210.)

Candy dish

International Silver Company. (c. 1920). Candy dish. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.112. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00207.)

Candle snuffer

International Silver Company. (c. 1920). Candle snuffer. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.137. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00069.)

Kintz-designed tray

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (c. 1920). "Northern Lights" tray. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.104. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00072.)

Kintz-designed perfume bottle

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (c. 1920). "Ebbtide" perfume bottle. (Accession no. 2002.29.105.A-B. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00059.)

Kintz-designed tray

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (c. 1920). "Ebbtide" sandwich tray. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.108. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00058.)

Chalice

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1920). Chalice. (Accession no. 1972.573.45. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01996.)

Water pitcher

International Silver Company. (c. 1920). Water pitcher (for Hotel Winton, Cleveland). Glass with silverplated stand and frame with handle. [Accession no. 70.17 (permanent collection). Viewed 7 June 2017. A02625.]

Trophy bowl

International Silver Company. (1921-22). Trophy bowl. Silver. (Accession no. H.2003.125.1. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02725.)

Medal

International Silver Company / Rogers & Brother. (1922). Rogers Bros. 75th anniversary medal. Bronze. (D) 1 3/8 in. (Accession no. 1993.175.65. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C27.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford, CT.

Pitcher, cup

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1923). Pitcher, cup. (Accession no. 1980.129.16. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01988.)

Sugar bowl

International Silver Company. (1924-29). Sugar bowl (Waldorf Astoria). Silver. (Accession no. 43.301.2. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02006.)

Flower bowl

International Silver Company. (c. 1925). Flower bowl, pierced lid in "Wedgwood" pattern. Silver. (Accession no. 2000.92.1A,B. Viewed 12 November 2016. AAA00426-04.)

Hairbrush

International Silver Company. (c. 1925). Hairbrush. Silver, ivory enameled wood, natural bristles. (Accession no. 94.19.51. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02682.)

Three-piece coffee service

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1925-30). Three-piece coffee service, geometric design. (Accession no. 1994.0385.01-03. Viewed 30 December 2016. A01390-92.)

Teapot

International Silver Co. / Lenox. (1925-38). Teapot. Porcelain, silver plate. (Accession no. S.1975.75.669. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02730.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (1926). Cocktail shaker. (Accession no. 2001.37.0a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-12.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Tray

International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (c. 1926). Tray. (Accession no. 1980.129.12. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01910.)

Berry-designed vase

George H. Berry for International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (1927). Vase. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2003.121.4. Viewed 4 July 2016. A01035.)

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927). Cocktail shaker and lid. Silver-plate. Accession no. 1989.104.26a-b. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00173]

Cigarette box, trophy

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927). Cigarette box, trophy (c. 1927). (Accession no. 1961.812. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01993.)

Ashtray, trophy

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927). Ashtray, trophy. (Accession no. 1961.875. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01994.)

"Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (designed 1927; manufactured 1927-29). "Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2009.2784. Viewed 5 May 2017. A02364.)

"Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (designed 1927; manufactured 1927–29). "Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2011.1686a-d. Viewed 5 May 2017. A02365.)

"Vogue" pattern centerpiece with flower holder

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927-30). "Vogue" pattern centerpiece with flower holder. Silverplate and plastic. (Accession no. 1995.19.A-B. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00119.)

Kintz-designed plate, "Ebbtide"

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Plate, "Ebbtide". Silver. (Accession no. 1993.208.2. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00196.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1928). Cocktail shaker. Silver plate, molded catalin. (Accession no. 7059.62a,b.2015. Viewed 12 April 2017. A02152.)

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Bowl, "Northern lights". Silver. Accession no. 1993.208.1. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 2 June 2016. [D00197]

Pitcher

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / ISC. (c. 1928). Pitcher. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2008.58.21. Viewed 30 May 2016. D00174.)

"Vogue" compote

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). "Vogue" compote. Silver plate and plastic. (Accession no. 2007.27.3. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00117.)

"Vogue" tea service

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). "Vogue" tea service. Silver plate and catalin. (Accession no. 2014.48.2.1-3.A-B. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00118.)

Pepper shaker

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (1928). Pepper shaker set number 591. Silver and bakelite. (Accession no. 2009.11.3.2. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00116.)

Salt shaker

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (1928). Salt shaker set number 591. Silver and Bakelite. (Accession no. 2009.11.3.1. Viewed 24 April 2016. A00427.)

Tray

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (designed 1928). "Evening Sea" luncheon tray. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.109. Viewed 27 April 2016. A00434.)

Cigarette container

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (designed 1928). Cigarette container. Enameled silver and jade. (Accession no. 2002.29.23.A-C. Viewed 27 April 2016. A00445.)

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Northern Lights" whipped cream bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.22.1. Viewed 9 April 2016. A00349.)

Sugar bowl

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (designed 1928). Sugar bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.110.3. Viewed 9 April 2016. A00347.)

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Tropical Sunrise" bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.102. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00073.)

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (designed c. 1928). Water pitcher. Silverplate. Accession no. 2002.29.41. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 3 April 2016. [B00098]

Tea service

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Tea service (5 pieces). (Accession no. 1987.153.0a-e. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-162.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Theobald-designed tea set

Jean Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed 1928). "Diament" series tea set. Silverplate and plastic. (Accession no. 2002.29.42.1-4. Viewed 3 April 2016. A00309-12.)

Theobald-designed tea set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). Tea set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Silver-plated base metal (pewter), wooden handles. (Accession no. 2004.34. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-01.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Theobald-designed tea service

Jean G. Theobald at International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). "Diament" tea service. Silverplate and bakelite. (Accession nos. 98.276.186.1-4. Viewed 4 September 2016. A01182-85.)

International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Tea service (teapot, creamer, lidded sugar bowl, and tray). Pewter, Bakelite. Accession no. 1987.229.0a-e. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-20]

Theobald-designed dinette set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company /Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). Dinette set. Silverplate, wood. (Accession no. 2013.92.2a-d. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00208-10.)

Theobald-designed dinette set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Dinette set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Pewter, wood. (Accession no. 2007.72. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-03.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Theobald-designed dinette set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). Diament dinette set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). Silver-plated nickel silver, plastic. (Accession no. 2008.100.12. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-04.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Theobald-designed dinette set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Dinette set (teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tray). (Accession no. 2014.47. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-08.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Hamill & Theobald-designed tea set

Virginia Hamill & Jean Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed 1928). Tea set. Silverplate and wood. (Accession no. 2002.29.43.1-4. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00249-52.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Charter Company. (1928). Enameled silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.2.A-C. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00208.)

Compote

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (1928). Compote number 331. (Accession no. 2009.11.2. Silver. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00202.)

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1928). Water pitcher. Silverplate. Accession no. 2006.15.1. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00056]

Dinette set

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). Dinette set. Silverplate, lacquer, wood. (Accession no. 83.9.7.1-4. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00058.)

Creamer

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. designed 1928). Creamer. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.110.2. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00203.)

Coffeepot

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (designed 1928). Coffeepot. Silver and ebony. (Accession no. 2002.29.110.1.A-B. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00204.)

Centerpiece

International Silver Company. (1928). "Evening Sea" centerpiece with mesh. Silver. (Accession no. 2007.42.2.A-B. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00080.)

Candelabrum

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. designed 1928). "Evening Sea" candelabrum. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.3.1.A-B. Viewed 30 March 2016. A00201.)

Candelabrum

International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (designed 1928). "Evening Sea" candelabrum. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.3.2.A-B. Viewed 30 March 2016. A00200.)

Kintz-designed candlestick holders

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Ebb Tide" candlestick holders. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.107.1-2. Viewed 30 March 2016. A00355; B00060.)

Kintz-designed compote

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (1928). "Ebb Tide" compote. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.106. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00061.)

Kintz-designed bonbon dish

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (c. 1928). Bonbon dish. Silver and rose quartz. (Accession no. 2002.29.55.A-B. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00076.)

Theobald-designed three-piece tea set with tray

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). Silver-plated nickel, silver, and Bakelite. (Accession no. 1999.680.1-4. Viewed 16 March 2016. A00107.)

Theobald & Hamill-designed three-piece tea set with tray

Jean G. Theobald and Virginia Hamill for International Silver Company. (1928). Pewter, wood. [Accession no. 2006-55-1(-4). Viewed 25 March 2016. B00034-7.]

Hamill-designed tea service

Virginia Hamill for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Tea service. Silverplate and Bakelite. (Accession no. 98.276.120.1-4. Viewed 15 July 2016. F00049-52.)

Kintz-designed compote

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (1928). "Tropical Sunrise" compote. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.103. Viewed 27 March 2016. A00176.)

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1928). Compote dish, "Tropical Sunrise" series (bowl). Silver. Accession no. 2011.4.3. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00057]

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). Dinette set. Silverplate, lacquer, wood. Accession no. 83.9.7.1-4. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00058]

Theobald-designed tea set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Diament tea service (teapot, sugar bowl, creamer, tray). Silver-plate, bakelite. (Accession no. 2004.81. Viewed 11 June 2016. F00009; A00807-02.)

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred Kintz for International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Northern Lights bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 1993-134-15. Viewed 1 January 2017. A01415.)

Theobald-designed tea set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1928). "Diament" tea set. Silver-plated nickel silver, Bakelite. (Accession no. AC1999.28.1.1-.4. Viewed 28 August 2016. A01163.)

Theobald-designed breakfast set

Jean G. Theobald at International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Silverplate, ebonized wood, pewter. (Accession no. 98.276.178a-e. Viewed 4 September 2016. A01181.)

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Pitcher (modernist). Silver-plate. Promised gift. Indianapolis Museum of Art - offline. Viewed 8 October 2016. [AAA00307]

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Pitcher. Silver-plate. Accession no. 2015.103.1. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00168]

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Ebbtide" bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2014.1404. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02375.)

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Northern Lights" bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2014.1405. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02376.)

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Tropical Sunrise" bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2014.1406. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02380.)

Theobald-designed tea service

Jean G. Theobald for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / ISC. (c. 1928). "Diament" tea service. Silver-plated nickel and Bakelite. (Accession no. 1999.91.1-4. Viewed 23 September 2016. AAA00200-06.)

  • Offline - High Museum of Art, Atlanta.

Kintz-designed bowl

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1928). Compotier: Ebb Tide bowl. Silver, gilt. (Accession no. 87.1412.9.1. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01954.)

Theobald-designed tea service

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed 1928). "Diament" dinette set. Silver plate, plastic. (Accession no. 2014.1295.1-4. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02368.)

Theobald & Hamill-designed dinette set

Jean G. Theobald and Virginia Hamill for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed 1928). Dinette set: tray, teapot, creamer, sugar. Silver plate, wood. (Accession no. 2014.1455.1-4. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02369.)

Theobald-designed dinette set

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed 1928). Dinette set: teapot, cream, sugar, tray. Silverplated pewter and wood. (Accession no. 2014.1456.1-4. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02370.)

Guild-designed cocktail set

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed c. 1929). Cocktail set: shaker, tray, and six cups. Silver plate, rubber. (Accession no. 2014.1294.1-8. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02367.)

Cigarette container

International Silver Company. (1928-29). Cigarette container. Silver, enamel, jade. (Accession no. 1990.552 a,b. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01937.)

Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL.

Cigarette box

International Silver Company. (c. 1928-29). Cigarette box. Silver, enamel, carnelian. (Accession no. 97.76A-C. Viewed 13 November 2016. AAA00426-41.)

Coffee set

International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Company. (designed c. 1928-29). Coffee pot, creamer and sugar bowl. Silver and ebony. (Accession no 2002.29.24.1-3. Viewed 28 March 2016. A00196-99.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (1929). Clearview Golf Club Trophy. Silver. (Accession no. 73.115.57A-B. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01946.)

Saarinen-designed centerpiece bowl

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Charter Company. (1929-30). Centerpiece bowl. Sterling silver. Accession no. 2009.177.1. (Viewed 31 March 2017. A01859.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1929). Trophy, cup. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1984.151.14. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01987.)

Vase

International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (designed c. 1929-30). Vase. Silver plate and plastic. (Accession no 2002.29.46. Viewed 28 March 2016. A00195.)

Theobald-designed cream pitcher, sugar bowl, tray

Jean Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1929). Cream pitcher, sugar bowl, tray. Electroplated silver, bakelite. (Accession no. 2000.15.2.1-3. Viewed 12 November 2016. AAA00426-01.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1929). Urn, trophy. Silver. (Accession no. 1961.789. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01991.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1929). Cocktail shaker, trophy. (Accession no. 1972.573.59. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01997.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Superior Silver Plate Co. (div. of Wilcox Silver Plate Co.). (c. 1929). Trophy (dated August 1929). (Accession no. 1961.826. Viewed 27 March 2017. A01804.)

Feinauer-designed coffee set

Albert Feinauer for the International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (1929-30). Coffee set. Silver plate and cane. (Accession no: 2014.996.1-3. Viewed 16 March 2016. B00002.)

Feinauer-designed coffeepot

George Albert Feinauer for International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (1929-32). Coffeepot. Silverplate and catalin. (Accession no: 2011.154.2. Viewed 21 March 2016. B00015.)

International Silver Company. (1920s). Pair of candlesticks in "Wedgewood" pattern. Silver. Accession no. 2000.92.2.1,2. Newark Museum, NJ. (Online but search collection.) Viewed 12 November 2016. [AAA00426-05]


1930s

Saarinen-design brush and mirror

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company. (c. 1930). Brush and mirror. Silver, silvered glass. (Accession no. 2013.92.4-5. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00198-99.)

  • Photos - Brooklyn Museum, New York (brush and mirror).

Four "tropical" dishes

International Silver Company. (c. 1930). Four "tropical" dishes. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2002.29.162.1-4. Viewed 9 April 2016. A00350-53.)

  • Photos - Dallas Museum of Art (dish 1; 2; 3; 4).

Trophy

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1930). Pitcher, trophy. Pewter. (Accession no. 1961.797. Viewed 8 April 2017. A01992.)

Bowl

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1930). Wilcox Silver Plate Company / ISC. (1930). Bowl. Silverplate. (Accession no. 2013.92.3. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00211.)

Hagenauer Werkstätte (figurine) and International Silver Company (dish). (1930). Golfer, trophy. Silver, brass, wood. Accession no. 1990.1306. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL. Viewed 8 April 2017. [A02025]

Trophy

International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1930). Trophy (horse show). (Accession no. 62.101.19. Viewed 11 April 2017. A02131.)

Basket

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930-40). Basket. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 98.4.5. Viewed 8 October 2016. A01203-04.)

  • Offline - San Antonio Museum of Art, Texas.

Box

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed c. 1931). Box. Silver and mahogany. Accession no. 1994.230.A-B. (Viewed 1 April 2016. B00079.)

Smed & Stark-designed compote

Peer Smed & Frederick W. Stark for International Silver Company. (introduced 1931; this example 1939). Waldorf-Astoria Hotel compote. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2002.29.173. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00253.)

Trophy

International Silver Company. (1932). Western Long Island Sound trophy won by ACE. (Accession no. 1961.806. Viewed 30 April 2016. A00498.)

Tray

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1932). (Accession no. 1991.109.1. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-163.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Lidded dish

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1932). Lidded dish. (Accession no. 1991.109.2a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-164.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Saarinen-designed tea urn

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (designed c. 1932-33). Tea urn. Silverplate. (Accession no. 2012.54.A-C. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00100.)

Frederick W. Stark for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1933). Coffeepot. Silverplate. 8 1/2 x 9 x 7 in. Accession no. 1995.105. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 4 April 2016. [B00101]

Saarinen-designed prototype tea service

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1933-35). Prototype tea service. Electroplated nickel silver, brass, and Bakelite. (Accession no. 1999.27.1a-c-5. Viewed 27 April 2016. A00449-54.)

Saarinen-designed urn

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1934). Urn, burner. (Accession no. 1999.0708.1. Viewed 6 September 2016. A01187.)

Saarinen-designed tea urn and tray

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1934 or earlier). Tea urn and tray. Silverplate. (Accession no. CAM 1935.8.A-B. Viewed 20 August 2016. A01145.)

Guild-designed tea and coffee set

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (c. 1934). Tea and coffee set (coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl, creamer). Silver-plated metal. (Accession no. 2013.71. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-05.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Guild-designed coffee service

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (1934). His Royal Highness coffee service (coffee pot, sugar, creamer, tray). Triple electro-plated nickel silver. (Accession no. 7065.92/95.2015. Viewed 1 January 2017. A01413.)

Guild-designed cocktail shaker

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (c. 1934). Cocktail shaker. Silver-plated metal. (Accession no. 98.276.110a,b. Viewed 10 July 2016. D00212.)

Guild-designed coffeepot

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (designed 1934). "His Royal Highness" coffeepot. Silver plate and ebony. (Accession no. 2002.29.58. Viewed 3 April 2016. B00091.)

Guild-designed creamer

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (designed 1934). "His Royal Highness" creamer. Silver plate and wood. (Accession no. 2007.42.8.1. Viewed 3 April 2016. B00092.)

Guild-designed sugar bowl with lid

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (1934). "His Royal Highness" sugar bowl with lid. Silver plate and wood. (Accession no. 2007.42.8.2.A-B. Viewed 3 April 2016. B00093.)

Guild-designed cocktail shaker

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (1934). Cocktail shaker. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.54.A-B. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00062.)

Guild-designed cocktail shaker

Lurelle Guild for International Silver Company. (c. 1934). Cocktail shaker. Metal, enamel, lacquered wood. (Accession no. 1998.537.19a-c. Viewed 22 March 2016. A00144.)

Lobel-designed tea set

Paul Lobel for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1934). Tea set. Silverplate, wood. (Accession nos. 1983.493.1-4. Viewed 27 April 2016. A00445-48.)

Lobel-designed tea or coffee service

Paul A. Lobel for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1934). Tea or coffee service. Silver plate, alpaca, Britannia, pewter, and wood. (Manufactured in Meriden, CT; designed in New York.) (Accession no. 2012.124.3.1-.4. Viewed 21 March 2016. B00018.)

Saarinen-designed urn

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1934). Urn. Silver plate. (Accession no. 119:2003a–c. Viewed 19 July 2016. A01060.)

Tea and coffee service

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (1935). Continental tea and coffee service. Silver, ivory. (Accession no. XX1990.539.1-4. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00063-66.)

Footed dish

International Silver Company. (c. 1935). Footed dish. Silver. (Accession No: 2009.150. Viewed 22 March 2016. B00033.)

Lawrie-designed bronze medal

Lee Lawrie for International Silver Company. (1935). Bronze medal depicting Rockefeller Center. Bronze. (Accession no. 2001.87.24000. Viewed 31 March 2017. A01868.)

Lawrie-designed bronze medal

Lee Lawrie for International Silver Company. (1935). Bronze medal depicting Rockefeller Center. Gilded bronze. (Accession no. 2001.87.24799. Viewed 31 March 2017. A01869.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (c. 1936). Cocktail shaker. (Accession no. 2002.29.63.A-C. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00209.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (designed c. 1936). Cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2002.29.167.A-B. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00070.)

Dreyfuss-designed coffee set

Henry Dreyfuss for International Silver Company. (c. 1938). Coffee pot, cream pitcher, and sugar bowl (for the New York Central Railroad). Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.1.1-.3. Viewed 15 July 2016. F00046.)

Sugar bowl

International Silver Company. (1939). Sugar bowl for New York Central Railroad. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2008.20.9.A-B. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00115.)

1939 World’s Fair salt and pepper shakers

Probably International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. (1939). Salt and pepper shakers from the New York World’s Fair, 1939. Silver plate. (Viewed 7 April 2017. Accession no. 1991.476.11.1 a-c. A01977.)

Salt & pepper set

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1939). Salt & pepper set (New York World’s Fair, 1939-40). (Accession no. 83.53.97 a,b,c. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02687.)

Souvenir plate

International Silver Company. (1939). Souvenir plate (New York World’s Fair 1939). Stamp: [eagle] Wm ROGERS [star]. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2015.13.2. Viewed 6 June 2017. A02614.)


1940s

Braun-designed Tropical mixer

Carl Conrad Braun for the International Silver Company. (1940). Tropical (mixer). Silver plate. (Accession no. 2010.4.1. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00059.)

Braun-designed Tropical mixer

Carl Conrad Braun for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1940). Silver plate. (Accession no. 2002.29.172. Viewed 1 April 2016. [B00074]

Braun-designed Tropical platter

Carl Conrad Braun for International Silver Company. (c. 1940). "Tropical" platter. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2002.29.7. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00075.)

Tray

International Silver Company. (1940-60). Tray. Silver. (Accession no. H.1991.61.1. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02662.)

Trophy

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (1942). “Mrs. Miniver Golf Tournament” trophy. Electroplated white metal and plastic. (Accession no. 1996.56.1. Viewed 20 March 2016. A00132.)

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers. (after 1945). "Flair" bonbon dish. Silverplate. 1 1/4 x 7 1/8 x 5 1/2 in. Accession no. 2002.29.214. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00460]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers. (after 1945). "Flair" candelabrum (1; 2). Silverplate and bamboo. Each: 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. Accession no. 2002.29.216.1-2. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00461-62]


1950s

Christoffersen-designed earrings

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company. (c. 1950). Earrings. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.207.A-B. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00104.)

La Paglia-designed bracelet

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1950). Bracelet. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1990.41.1. Viewed 22 March 2016. B00024.)

Vegetable dish

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1950-80). Vegetable dish. (Silver plate. Accession no. H.1996.178.1. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02723.)

La Paglia-designed pair of earrings

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1951). Pair of earrings. Silver. (Accession no. 1984.86Aa-b. Viewed 22 March 2016. B00025.)

La Paglia-designed bracelet

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1951). Bracelet. Silver. (Accession no. 1984.86B. Viewed 22 March 2016. B00026.)

La Paglia-designed compote

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (designed c. 1952). Compote. Silver. (Accession no. 2012.60. Viewed 31 March 2016. A00205.)

La Paglia-designed compote

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Compote. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1974.120.8. Viewed 20 March 2016. A00137.)

La Paglia-designed coffee and tea service

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Coffee and tea service (coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl, creamer, second bowl, tray). Sterling silver, ebonized wood. (Accession no. 2014.123. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-09.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

La Paglia-designed pitcher

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Pitcher. Silver, wood. (Accession no. 2010.222.0a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-02.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

La Paglia-designed coffee pot and creamer

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (1952-53). Coffee pot and creamer. Sterling silver, ebony wood. (Accession no. 2013.148. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-06.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Teapot

International Silver Company. (c. 1953). Teapot. Sterling silver; wood. (Accession no. 1999.134.0a,b. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-31.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers. (designed 1954). "Flair" series designs (coffeepot; creamer; sugar bowl; roll tray; tray). Silverplate, plastic. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2002.29.215.1-2; 2002.29.215.3.A-B; 2002.29.221; 2002.29.237. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 1 April 2016. [B00081-85]

La Paglia-designed footed bowl

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1955). Footed bowl. Silver. (Accession no. 2000.6.1. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00200.)

La Paglia drawing for earrings

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1955). Drawing for a pair of earrings. Blue ink on grey paper. (Accession no. 1984.86C. Viewed 26 March 2017. A01797.)

Tray

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1955). Lidded tray. (Accession no. 1995.124.13a-d. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-169.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Christoffersen-designed goblet

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1955). Goblet. Sterling silver, spun. (Accession no. 1994.238. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00103.)

Christoffersen-designed bowl

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (c. 1955). Mayonnaise bowl ("Continental"). Silver. (Accession no. 2014.50.1. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00068.)

Christoffersen-designed salts with spoons

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Salts with spoons ("Continental"). Silver. Accession no. 2014.50.2.1.A-B-.4.A-B. (Viewed 24 April 2016. D00069.)

Christoffersen-designed bowl

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Sugar bowl ("Continental"). Silver. (Accession no. 2013.33.3.A-B. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00428.)

Christoffersen-designed bud vase

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company. (designed 1955). Bud vase. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.81. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00105.)

Beverly Hilton Hotel bud vase

International Silver Company. (1955). Beverly Hilton Hotel bud vase. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2008.20.12. Viewed 27 March 2016. A00174.)

Two Christoffersen-designed candlesticks

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (designed 1955). Two candlesticks. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.72.1-2. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00106-07.)

Pitcher

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (1955). Pitcher. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.76. Viewed 27 March 2016. A00175.)

Buchko-designed carafe

Edward S. Buchko for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1955). Carafe. Silver, plastic, and wood. (Accession no. 1992.16.A-B. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00099.)

Rittberg-designed pitcher

Curtis Rittberg for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed c. 1955). Pitcher. Silver and plastic. (Accession no. 1994.224. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00078.)

Christoffersen-designed creamer

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Creamer ("Continental"). Silver and plastic. (Accession no. 2013.33.2. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00429.)

Christoffersen-designed coffee pot

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Coffee pot ("Continental"). Silver and plastic. (Accession no. 2013.33.1.A-B. Viewed 24 April 2016. D00430.)

Christoffersen-designed pair of candlesticks

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Pair of candlesticks. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 2015.135.2.1-.2. Viewed 31 March 2017. A01870.)

Christoffersen-designed vase

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Silver Company. (c. 1955-56). Vase, model #CP300. (Accession no. 1994.205.5. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00201.)

Buchko-designed carafe and lid

Edward S. Buchko for International Silver Company. (1955-57). Carafe and lid. Silver, plastic, wood. (Accession no. 2011.15,A,B. Viewed 12 November 2016. AAA00426-06.)

Huxtable-designed pair of peppers with lids

Garth Huxtable for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1958, these examples executed 1959). Pair of peppers with lids. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2011.16.6. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00102.)

Huxtable-designed sauce pan and stand

Garth Huxtable for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1958, these examples executed 1959). Sauce pan with integrated lid, fuel insert, and stand. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2011.16.3. Viewed 4 April 2016. B00104.)

Huxtable-designed dessert dish holder

Garth Huxtable for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1958, the examples executed 1959). Dessert dish holder with handle. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2011.16.4. Viewed 3 April 2016. B00089.)

Huxtable-designed footed bread bowl

Garth Huxtable for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1958, these examples executed 1959). Footed bread bowl. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2011.16.1. Viewed 3 April 2016. B00090.)

Huxtable-designed soup tureen

Garth Huxtable for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1958, these examples executed 1959). Lidded footed soup tureen. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2011.16.2. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00120.)

Huxtable-designed soup tureen

International Silver Company. (1959). Two New England Theatre Conference Award Presentation Bowls, Paul Revere Reproductions. Silver. (Accession no. 71.91.9; 73.181.14. Viewed 6 June 2017. A02607-08.)

  • Photos - Museum of the City of New York (bowl 1; 2).


1960s

Bowl

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Company. (designed c. 1960). Bowl. Silverplate and wood. (Accession no. 2002.29.243. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00077.)

Tankard

International Silver Company / Webster Wilcox. (after c. 1960). Covered tankard (with eagle finial). Silver-plate; metal. [DM questions CHS dating as c. 1950 as Webster-Wilcox was formed in either 1960 or 1963]. (Accession no. 1999.97.1. Viewed 12 January 2017. AAA00033-152.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Young and Roy-designed coffee service

Stuart A. Young (designer) and Albert G. Roy (maker) for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1963). Lunar" series coffee service. Silver and ebony. (Accession no. 2002.29.80.1.A-B; 2002.29.80.2; 2002.29.80.3.A-B. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00246-48.)

Ice bucket

International Silver Company. (designed c. 1964). Ice bucket. Silver plate and teak. (Accession no. 2002.29.217.A-D. Viewed 8 April 2016. B00114.)

Ice bucket

International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (1964). Ice bucket. Silverplate, teak. 8 3/4 x 8 in. (Accession no. 2011.112 a-b. Viewed 23 September 2016. AAA00200-20.)

  • Offline - High Museum of Art, Atlanta.

King and Roy-designed centerpiece

Robert J. King (designer) and Albert G. Roy (maker) for the International Silver Company. (1964). Celestial centerpiece. Silver and spinel sapphires. (Accession no. 2005.24.1.A-B. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00254.)

"Moon Room" cordials

International Silver Company. (1964). "Moon Room" cordial (4 examples). Silver. (Accession no. 2006.14.9.1-4. Viewed 1 April 2016. B00085-87.)

Prototype "starburst" for "Celestial centerpiece"

Robert J. King (designer) for the International Silver Company. (1964). Prototype "starburst" for "Celestial centerpiece". Silver, nickel and enamel. (Accession no. 2005.24.2. Viewed 1 April 2016. A00255.)

Pitcher

International Silver Company. (designed 1965). Pitcher. Silver plate and teak. (Accession no. 2002.29.84. Viewed 30 March 2016. B00071.)

Dinner service set

International Silver Company. (c. 1969). Dinner service set (for Illinois Central Railroad). Silver plate. (Accession no. 1971.168aa-bb,u-w. Viewed 5 July 2016. A01040.)


1970s

Fruit bowl

International Silver Company. (c. 1970). Fruit bowl. (Accession no. 2000.125.0. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-32.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Tray

International Silver Company. (1971-72). Tray. (Accession no. 94.90.1. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02683.)

Candlestick holders

International Silver Company. (c. 1970s). Candlestick holders. (Accession no. 1996.64.0.1-.2. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-31.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Porridger

International Silver Company (after Paul Revere). (c. 1973-74). Porridger. Silver-plated base metal. (Accession no. 1977.39. Viewed 26 March 2017. A01792.)

Water pitcher

International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (20th century). Water pitcher. Silver. (Accession no. 85.42.8. Viewed 15 July 2016. F00048.)


B. International Silver Company designs in collections - hollowware (undated)


n. d.

Water pitcher

International Silver Company / Barbour Silver Co. (20th century). Water pitcher. Silver. (Accession no. 85.42.8. Viewed 15 July 2016. F00048.)

Holder

International Silver Company. (undated). Holder (probably for glass vase), B&O railroad. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.664.1. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01938.)

Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL.

Holder

International Silver Company. (undated). Holder (probably for a vase) (Baltimore & Ohio Railroad). Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.664.2. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01966.)

Tip tray

International Silver Company. (undated). Tip tray - Florida East Coast Railroad. Silver plate. (Accession no. TD1989.300.1 NC. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01957.)

Syrup pitcher

International Silver Company. (undated). Syrup pitcher - Florida East Coast Railroad. Silver. (Accession no. TD1989.300.5. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01958.)

Two candlestick holders

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (undated). Two candlestick holders. Silver. (Accession no. 1993.79.1-2. Viewed 2 June 2016. D00202-03.)

Three saucers

International Silver Company. (undated). Three saucers - Pennsylvania Railroad. Silver. (Accession no. TD1990.201.4-6. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01959-61.)

  • Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL (saucer 1; 2; 3).

Camp cup

International Silver Company. (undated). Camp cup. Silver. (Accession no. 1973.0257. Viewed 29 March 2017. A01831.)

Teapot

International Silver Company. (undated). "New Ocean House" teapot. (Silver-plated metal. (Accession no. 2013.184.2. Viewed 14 June 2016. A00807-07.)

  • Offline - Kamm Teapot Foundation, Statesville, NC.

Salt set

International Silver Company. (undated). Salt set. Silver. (Accession no. D1981.28.316.1-4. Viewed 14 August 2016. AAA00053-122.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

Bon bon dishes

International Silver Company. (undated). Bon bon dishes (with Chippendale edge). Silver. (Accession nos. D1981.28.105.1-4. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-050.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

Serving tray

International Silver Company. (undated). Serving tray (with original box). (Accession no. 2011.228.0a-c. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-36.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.



C. International Silver Company designs in collections - flatware


1890s

Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. / possibly ISC. (1890-1910). Butter knife. Silver. Object no. INV.14248. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02049]

Wm. Rogers & Son / possibly ISC. (1891-1920). Spoon. Silver. Object no. 2009.28.74. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02696]

Crumber

Simpson, Hall & Miller Co. / (ISC). (1895-1910). Crumber. Electroplated white metal. (Accession no. 2012.60.1. Viewed 3 July 2016. A00466.)

Spoon

International Silver Company. (c. 1898). Spoon. Silver. (Object no. 2009.28.82. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02697.)

Souvenir spoon

International Silver Company / E. G. Webster & Son. (1890-1940). Souvenir spoon (with insignia of the 23rd Infantry of the New York State National Guard). (Accession no. 2016.2.29. Viewed 6 June 2017. A02610.)

Dessert fork

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Flatware, dessert fork. Silver plate. [Our proposed dating is based on the stamp on the fork and that ISC did not form until 1898.] (Accession no. 1990.154.6. Viewed 6 March 2017. A01679.)

Demitasse spoon

Victor Silver Co. (div. of Derby Silver Co.) / probably ISC. (1897-1925). Demitasse spoon (Waldorf-Astoria). Silver plate. (Object no. Z.3288. Viewed 7 April 2017. A02089.)

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1898). "Romanesque" pattern serving spoon. Silver plate. Accession no. 2000.338. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01669]


1900s

Seven coffee spoons

1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Seven coffee spoons. Silver plate. (Object no. INV.14279a-g. Viewed 7 April 2017. A02083.)

Rogers & Hamilton / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Spoons. (Search the collection). Accession no. N-158-A, B, C, D. Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland, OH. Viewed 10 April 2017. [A02137]

Fork

Holmes & Edwards Silver Company / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Cold meat fork. (Accession no. 1994.32.8. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02149.)

International Silver Company. (1900). Teaspoon. (Search the collection.) Silverplate. Accession no. H.1994.148.1. North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC. Viewed 10 June 2017. [A02664]

Souvenir spoon

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (c. 1900). Souvenir spoon (with views of Brooklyn). Silver. (Object no. 2009.28.126. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02700.)

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (Retailer: Siegel-Cooper & Co.) (c. 1900). Souvenir spoon. Silver. Object no. 1947.135. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02691]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1900). Two table knives. Silver. Object no. INV.14110ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02706]

International Silver Company. (c. 1904). "Mille Fleurs" pattern meat fork. Sterling silver. Accession no. 2000.338. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01726]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / Meriden Britannia Co. (Patented 1904).Teaspoon, "Vintage Pattern". Silver plate. Accession no. 1989.106.5. Brooklyn Museum, New York. Viewed 5 April 2017. [A01881]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1905). Serving fork, Daffodil Pattern. Silver plate. Accession no. 2010.77.17. Brooklyn Museum, New York. Viewed 5 April 2017. [A01900]

Ladle

International Silver Company / Rogers & Brother. (1905). Ladle, Tudor pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 94.43.3. Viewed 6 May 2017. [A02233.)

Four forks

International Silver Company / Wm Rogers Mfg Co. (1906-30). Four forks. (Accession no. S.1980.87.197. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02731.)

Spoon

International Silver Company / Wm Rogers Mfg Co. and Puritan Silver Co. (1906-30). Iced tea spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. S.1980.87.198. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02732.)

Oyster fork

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers & Son / (ISC). (Patented 1907). Oyster fork, "Alhambra Pattern". Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.143.5. Viewed 1 April 2017. A01886.)

Bonbon server

Simpson, Hall, Miller & Company / (ISC). (c. 1905-10). Bonbon server. (c. 1905-10). Sterling silver. (Accession no. 99.252. Viewed 12 November 2016. AAA00425-06.)

  • Offline - New Orleans Museum of Art.

Ladle

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (c. 1908). Ladle, "Lafayette Pattern". Silver-plate. (Accession no. 1995.21.3. Viewed 31 May 2016. D00178.)

Infant food pusher

International Silver Company / Rogers & Brother. (c. 1909). Infant food pusher. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2000.80.9. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02232.)

Butter knife

International Silver Company / Rogers & Brother. (after 1909). Butter knife. (Accession no. 1989.64.2. Viewed 27 March 2017. A01808.)


1910s

International Silver Co. (c. 1910). Teaspoon. (Search the collection.) Silver. Accession no. H.1975.108.1. North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC. Viewed 10 June 2017. [A02659]

Spoon

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (c. 1910). Spoon (used on the steamer B. B. Odell, Central Hudson Steamboat Company). Silver. (Object no. 1941.794. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02692.)

Table fork

International Silver Company. (c. 1910). Table fork. Silver plate. (Object no. INV.14267. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02719.)

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1911). Soup spoon. Silver plate. 7 x 1 15/16 x 1 in. Accession no. 1989.20. Brooklyn Museum, New York. Viewed 6 March 2017. [A01651]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1911). Two dessert knives. Silver plate. Each: 8 x 3/4 x 3/8 in. Object no. 1942.661ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02091]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1911). Two dinner knives. Silver plate. Each: 9 3/8 x 7/8 x 3/8 in. Object no. 1942.660ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02093]

Teaspoon

Attributed to International Silver Company / Wm Rogers & Son. (patented 1911). Teaspoon, "Orchid Pattern". Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.143.3. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01678.)

Souvenir spoon

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (c. 1911). Souvenir spoon (with view of New York Pubic Library). Silver. (Object no. 2009.28.93. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02698.)

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1911). Two tablespoons. Silver. Object no. 1942.665ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02707]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1911). Two tablespoons. Silver. Object no. 1942.666ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02708]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1911). Tablespoon. Silver. Object no. 1942.664. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02722]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1911). Two teaspoons. Silver. Object no. 1942.667ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02711]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1911). Two teaspoons. Silver. Object no. 1942.668ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02713]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (1911). Two table forks. Silver plate. Object no. 1942.662ab. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02704]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1911). Three table forks, Old Colony pattern. Silver plate. Object no. 1942.663a-c. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02705]

Teaspoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. (patented 1912). Teaspoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.71.7. Viewed 6 March 2017. A01658.)

Elements of silver service

International Silver Company. (1913). Elements of silver service presented to William Sulzer, former governor of New York state. Silver. (Object nos. 1942.110a-w. Viewed 9 April 2017. A02050-51; A02053; A02063-82.)

New York Historical Society, New York:

Teaspoon

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (c. 1915). Teaspoon. Silver. (Accession no. 2000.44. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01614.)

Spoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers & Son. (1915-20). Spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. H.1996.50.1. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02668.)


1920s

Fork

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (c. 1920). Cold meat fork. (Accession no. 1994.32.9. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02150.)

Dinner fork

International Silver Company / Rogers & Brother. (c. 1923). Dinner fork. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.141.11. Viewed 6 March 2017. A01683.)

Coffee spoon

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (Patented 1923). Coffee spoon, "Century Pattern". Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.7. Viewed 1 April 2017. A01888.)

Soup spoon

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (c. 1923). Soup spoon, "Century pattern". Silver plate. (Accession no. 1995.154. Viewed 31 May 2016. D00180.)

International Silver Company. (designed 1924). "Wedgwood" pattern (fork; knife; salad fork; teaspoon). Accession nos. 1998.179.1-4. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01705-08]

Coffee spoon

International Silver Company. (1921-30). Coffee spoon (for Ambassodor, New York). Silver plate. (Accession no. 2015.13.10. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02028.)

Kintz-designed spoon

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1926). "Minuet" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1952.76. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01694.)

Coffee spoon

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (1926). Coffee spoon (for Hotel McAlpin). Silver plate. (Accession no. 2015.13.6. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02029.)

Serving spoon

International Silver Company. (c. 1927). Serving spoon, "Fontaine" Pattern. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1986.83.1. Viewed 27 March 2017. A01814.)

Kintz-designed ladle

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1928). "Northern Lights" ladle. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.22.2. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01700.)

Saarinen-designed knife and drawing

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company. (1929). Knife [and drawing of knife]. Silver. (Accession no. 2010.158.26-7. . Viewed 31 March 2017. [A01857-58]

Fork, knife, spoon

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (designed 1929). "Napoleon" pattern cutlery. Silver plate, stainless steel. (Accession nos. 1995.103.1-3. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01605-06; A01613.)

Spoon

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (1929). Spoon. Silver. (Accession no. 2000.80.23. Viewed 14 April 2017. A02007.)

Fork

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (1929). "Napoleon" pattern fork. (Accession no. 2000.80.22. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02230.)

Knife

International Silver Company / Holmes & Edwards Silver Co. (1929). "Napoleon" pattern knife. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2000.80.6. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02234.)


1930s

"1810" pattern spoon

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1930). "1810" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1952.84. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01687.)

Three ocean travel forks

International Silver Company. (1930). For Matson Navigation Company (ocean travel): three dinner forks. (Accession nos. TD1993.3.2-3.4. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01982-84.)

  • Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL (fork 1; 2; 3).

Leslie A. Brown for International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / (Meriden Britannia). (designed 1930). "Silhouette" knife, fork, and spoon. Accession no. 1995.102.1-3. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 9 March 2017. [A01754-56]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930). Silhouette pattern knives: 1; 2. Accession no. 1993-150-5(-6). Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02188-89]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930). Silhouette Viande pattern: 1; 2; 3. Accession no. 1993-150-7(-8). Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02190-92]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930s). Silhouette Viande pattern: knife; knife; knife; fork; fork; fork; fork. Accession no. 1993-150-10(-16). Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 12 April 2017. [A02166-72]

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930). Silhouette Viande pattern forks: 1; 2; 3. Accession no. 1993-150-17(-19). Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02177-79]

Eliel Saarinen for International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930). Silhouette Viande pattern: fork. Accession no. 1993-150-20. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02183]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1930). Silhouette Viande pattern spoons: 1; 2; 3; 4. Accession no. 1993-150-21(-24). Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 14 April 2017. [A02184-87]

Smed & Starck-designed hotel flatware

Peer Smed and Frederick W. Stark for International Silver Company. (designed 1931). Waldorf-Astoria Hotel flatware. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2001.50.1-5. Viewed 23 March 2017. A01774-78.)

Soup spoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. (patented 1932). Soup spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.71.10. Viewed 6 March 2017. A01659.)

Spoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers & Son. (design patented March 15, 1932). Spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.104.7. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01628.)

Coffee spoon

International Silver Company / Victor Silver Co. (div. of Derby Silver Co.) (c. 1932). Coffee spoon, Waldorf Astoria Pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.141.28. Viewed 6 March 2017. A01667.)

Teaspoon

International Silver Company / Victor Silver Company (div. of Derby Silver Co.) (1930-70). Silver plate. (Accession no. 2002.89.1. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02014.)

Kintz-designed "Empress" pattern silverware

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company / Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts. (designed 1932). "Empress" pattern silverware. Silver. (Accession nos. 1998.171.1-4. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01688-91.)

Stark-designed flatware

Frederick W. Stark for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1934). "Continental" flatware. Silver. (Accession no. 2000.400.1-5. Viewed 23 March 2017. A01769-73.)

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1935). "Richelieu" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. 7/8 × 1 1/4 × 6 in. Accession no. 1952.81. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01696]

International Silver Company. (c. 1935). "Flagship" pattern knife, fork, and spoon. Silver plate. Accession nos. 1996.231.1-3. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01719-21]

International Silver Company. (c. 1936). "Flagship" knife and fork, and spoon. Silver plate. Accession nos. 2005.22.1-3. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01717-18; A01722]

International Silver Company. (1936). Flagship Knife. Silver plate; 7 1/8 X 5/8 in. Accession no. 88.146.16.1. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL. Viewed 6 April 2017. [A01956]

Lillian V. M. Helander for International Silver Company. (1936). "Courtship" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. Accession no. 1952.73. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 9 March 2017. [A01757]

Henry Dreyfuss for International Silver Company. (c. 1936). "Flagship" flatware. Silverplate. Accession no. 2000.528.1-3. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Viewed 22 March 2017. [AAA01764]

International Silver Company. (1936). Flagship pattern: knife; knife; fork; and spoon. Accession no. 1988-32-1(-3); 1988-34-1. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York. Viewed 12 April 2017. [A02154-56; A02165]

International Silver Company. (designed 1936). American Airlines DC-3 Flagship flatware set, in original box. Silver plate; red-lined box. Accession nos. 2014.1247.1-37. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Viewed 5 May 2017. [A02362]

Stark-designed centerpiece

Frederick W. Stark for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed c. 1937). Centerpiece. Silver. (Accession no. 2002.29.53. Viewed 23 March 2017. A01768.)

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Brothers / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1937). Child’s fork. Silver plate. 4 3/8 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. Accession no. 1990.141.12. Brooklyn Museum, New York. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01664]

International Silver Company. (1937). Set of "Dionne Quintuplet" pattern spoons. Silver plate. Accession no. 1999.138.A-E. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01730]

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1937). "Enchantress" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. 5/8 × 1 1/4 × 6 in. Accession no. 1952.74. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01692]

Henry Dreyfuss for International Silver Company. (1938). Flatware for the 20th Century Limited train. Silver plate. Accession no. 2010.158.23.1-.12. Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT. Viewed 31 March 2017. [A01860]

Henry Dreyfuss for International Silver Company. (1938). "20th Century Limited" flatware. Silverplate, steel. Accession no. 2000.530.1-8. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Viewed 22 March 2017. [AAA01763]

Twelve World’s Fair spoons and box

Lillian V.M. Helander for International Silver Company / William Rogers Mfg Co. (patented 1938). Twelve 1939 New York World’s Fair spoons and presentation box. Silver plate. (Accession nos. 2006.200.1.1-13. New Haven, CT. Viewed 30 March 2017. A01844-56.)

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1938). "Wild Rose" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. 3/4 × 1 1/4 × 5 3/4 in. Accession no. 1952.82. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01698]

Henry Dreyfuss and Frederick W. Stark for International Silver Company. (designed c. 1938). "Century" knife, fork, and spoon (for the New York Central System’s 20th-Century Limited train). Silver plate. 5/8 × 1 1/4 × 6 in. Accession no. 2005.74.1-3. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01733-35]

International Silver Company. (c. 1939). Teaspoon (commemorating the visit of the King and Queen of the British Empire to the United States). Silver plate. (L) 6 in. Accession no. 95.39. Museum of the City of New York. Viewed 8 April 2017. [A02015]

Commemorative teaspoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1939). Commemorative Teaspoon, with Trylon and Perisphere, 1939 New York World’s Fair. Silver plate. (Accession no. 96.58.2. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02030.)

Set of souvenir flatware

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. (c. 1939). Set of souvenir flatware from the 1939 World’s Fair. Silver plate, original box. (Accession nos. 2014.1250.1-47. Viewed 6 May 2017. A02381.)

Commemorative teaspoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1939). Commemorative teaspoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 96.58.6. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02031.)

Commemorative teaspoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1939). Commemorative teaspoon (depicting the 1939 New York World’s Fair Railroad Transportation building). Silver plate. Accession no. 96.58.1. (Viewed 8 April 2017. A02032.)

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1939). Commemorative Teaspoon (depicting the 1939 New York World’s Fair Railroad Transportation building). Silver plate. (L) 6 1/6 in. Accession no. 96.58.1. Museum of the City of New York. Viewed 8 April 2017. [A02032]

Coffee spoon

Attributed to International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1939). Coffee spoon, Meadowbrook Pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.141.21. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01665.)

World’s Fair flatware

Probably International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. (1939). New York World’s Fair flatware. (Viewed 7 April 2017. Accession nos. 1991.476.1.1-2.1; 1991.476.5.1; 1991.476.8.1. A01976; A01978-80.)

1939 World’s Fair flatware

Lillian V. M. Helander for International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. (1939). New York World’s Fair flatware. (Viewed 7 April 2017. Accession nos. 1991.476.3.1-4.1; 1991.476.6.1-7.1; 1991.476.9.1-10.1. A01970-75.)

World’s Fair spoon

Lillian V. M. Helander for International Silver Company / William Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (1939; designed 1938). 1939 New York World’s Fair spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2005.25.3. Viewed 2 March 2017. A01517.)

World’s Fair spoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Co. (1939). 1939 New York World’s Fair spoon. (Accession no. 2012.13.1. Viewed 7 April 2017. A01908.)

World’s Fair spoon

International Silver Company / William Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1939). 1939 New York World’s Fair souvenir spoon. (Viewed 1 March 2017. A01504.)

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1939). "Royal Danish" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. 5/8 × 1 1/8 × 6 in. Accession no. 1952.80. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01697]

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1939). "Prelude" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. 3/4 × 1 1/4 × 6 in. Accession no. 1952.77. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01695]

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (1939). "Joan of Arc" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. 3/4 × 1 1/4 × 5 7/8 in. Accession no. 1952.75. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01693]

International Silver Company. (1930-75). Demitasse spoon (for Hotel Commodore). Silver plate. (L) 4 in. Accession no. 99.28.2. Museum of the City of New York. Viewed 8 April 2017. [A02035]


1940s

Lillian V. M. Helander for International Silver Company. (1940). "Serenity" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. Accession no. 1952.78. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 9 March 2017. [A01759]

Lillian V. M. Helander for International Silver Company. (1941). "Spring Glory" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. Accession no. 1952.79. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 27 March 2017. [A01760]

Spoon

International Silver Company / Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (patented 1941). Spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.141.13. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01612.)

Teaspoon

International Silver Company / Victor Silver Company (div. of Derby Silver Co.) (1943). Teaspoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2003.95.1. Viewed 9 April 2017. A02012.)

International Silver Company. (c. 1945). Teaspoon, luncheon fork and knife. Silver plate. Accession no. 1990.141.5-7. Brooklyn Museum, New York. Viewed 6 March 2017. [A01680-82]

Alfred G. Kintz for International Silver Company. (designed 1946). "Northern Lights" luncheon fork, dinner knife, spoon, teaspoon, and salad fork. Silver. Accession nos. 1952.83; 1998.177.1-3; 2006.14.1. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 7 March 2017. [A01699; 1701-04]

International Silver Company. (1948). Place setting of "Royal Danish" flatware. Accession no. 95.55A-F. Newark Museum, NJ. (Online but search collection.) Viewed 13 November 2016. [AAA00426-38]

Lillian V. M. Helander for International Silver Company. (1949). "Queen’s Lace" pattern spoon. Sterling silver. Accession no. 1952.85. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 9 March 2017. [A01758]


1950s

International Silver Company. (c. 1950). Dinner fork (TWA). Metal. 6 3/4 x 1 x 5/8 in. Object no. 2000.72. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 April 2017. [A02092]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. 1950). Dessert fork. Silver plate. 6 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 5/8 in. Object no. INV.14264. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 6 May 2017. [A02090]

International Silver Co. (c. 1950). Teaspoon (for TWA). Metal. Object no. 2000.76. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02716]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1950). Table fork. Silver. Object no. INV.14266. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02703]

International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / (Meriden Britannia Co.) (c. 1950). Table fork. Silver. Object no. INV.14266. New York Historical Society, New York. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02718]

International Silver Company. (1950-80). Butter knife (for Southern Railway Company). (Search the collection.)Stainless steel. Accession no. S.1982.99.2. North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC. Viewed 11 June 2017. [A02733]

Forks and tablespoons

International Silver Company. (1940-60). Forks and tablespoons. (Accession no. 2016.31.4 A-C. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02124.)

Robert L. Doerfler for International Silver Company / 1847 Rogers Bros. / Meriden Britannia Co. (designed 1954). "Flair" pattern: fork; knife; and spoon. Accession nos. 1995.104.1-3. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 15 April 2017. [A02213-15]

International Silver Company. (c. 1957-60). United Airlines spoon, fork, and butter knife. Silver plate. Accession no. 2005.25.4.1-3 Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 9 March 2017. [A01751-53]

Pearson-designed flatware

Ronald Hayes Pearson for International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (designed 1959). "Vision" flatware. Silver. (Accession nos. 1995.124.1-4; 2005.54. Viewed 15 April 2017. A02216-20.)


1960s

Gulotta-designed fork

Gerald Gulotta for International Silver Company. (1960). Fork. Silver. (Accession no. 2007.52.3. Viewed 8 March 2017. A01732.)

Promotional cutlery

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (designed c. 1960). Clorox promotional cutlery. Silver plate. (Accession nos. 2004.13.7.1-6. Viewed 8 March 2017. A01709-14.)

Pearson-designed teaspoon

Ronald Hayes Pearson for International Silver Company. (1961). Teaspoon, “Vision” Pattern. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 1978.61. Viewed 26 March 2017. A01794.)

Fork and spoon

International Silver Company / William Rogers Mfg. Co. (designed 1961). "El California" pattern fork. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1995.101.1-2. Viewed 2 March 2017. A01518-19.)

  • Photos - Dallas Museum of Art (fork; spoon).

Baby spoon

International Silver Company. (c. 1964). Mary Poppins baby spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2014.46.1. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01615.)


1970s

"Tradewinds" flatware

International Silver Company. (designed 1975). "Tradewinds" flatware. Silver. (Accession nos. 1998.161.1-4. Viewed 8 March 2017. A01746-49.)

Tablespoon

International Silver Company. (1975). Tablespoon, "Tradewinds" pattern. (Accession no. 2011.125.1. Viewed 31 March 2017. A01867.)


n. d.

International Silver Company / Victor Silver Co. (div. of Derby Silver Co.) (undated). Ladle for MM lines (ocean travel). Silver plate. 1 3/4 x 6 5/8 in. Accession no. TD1993.60.3. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach, FL. Viewed 8 April 2017. [A02020]

Serving fork

International Silver Company. (undated). "Swan Lake" pattern serving fork. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 2000.399. Viewed 8 March 2017. A01731.)

"Snowflake" pattern flatware

International Silver Company. (undated). "Snowflake" pattern flatware. Sterling silver. (Accession no. 2000.403.1-6. Viewed 8 March 2017. [A01740-45]

Knife

International Silver Company. (undated). Knife (TWA). Stainless steel. (Object no. 2001.157. Viewed 11 April 2017. A02099.)

Tablespoon

International Silver Company. (undated). Tablespoon from the Chicago, Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.320. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02021.)

Dessert spoon

International Silver Company. (undated). Dessert spoon from the Santa Fe Southern Railroad. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.321. Viewed 8 April 2017. A02022.)

Julep ladles

International Silver Company. (undated). Julep ladles. Silver. (Accession no. D1981.28.339.1-2. Viewed 14 August 2016. AAA00053-131.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

Teaspoon

International Silver Company. (undated). Teaspoon. Stainless steel. (Accession no. 1995.124.26. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-35.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Serving set

International Silver Company. (undated). Serving set (with box). (Accession no. 2000.154.11a-e. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-33.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Child’s tableware set

International Silver Company. (undated.). Child’s tableware set (with original box). (Accession no. 2002.61.2a-i. Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-34.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.



D. Selected International Silver Company designs at leading auction houses

1890s

Set of twelve plates

International Silver Company. (after 1898). Set of twelve plates. Silver. (Viewed 6 May 2016. B00193.)


1900s

Twelve-piece silver dinner service

International Silver Company. (c. 1900). Twelve-piece silver dinner service. Silver. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00091.)

Loetz iridescent glass vase with silver applique

Loetz and International Silver Company. (c. 1900). Loetz iridescent glass vase with silver applique. (Viewed 30 April 2016. C00042.)

Five piece tea and coffee set

International Silver Company. (c. 1900). Five piece tea and coffee set. Silver. (Viewed 7 May 2016. C00046.)

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Sterling floral chased water pitcher. Bonhams San Francisco - Period Art and Design (19 AUG 2012). Viewed 8 December 2016. [A01300]

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1900). Sterling desk stand with glass fittings. Bonhams San Francisco - SOMA Estate Auction (18-19 SEP 2011). Viewed 15 December 2016. [A01308]

Two helmet-form sauceboats

International Silver Company. (c. 1905). Two helmet-form sauceboats. Silver. (Viewed 30 April 2016. C00043.)


1910s

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (c. 1910). Bridal basket. Silver. Christie’s New York - Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver and Prints including The Garbisch Collection from the Sky Club (20-21 JAN 2016). Viewed 4 April 2016. [A00319]

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (early 20th century). Two bowls. Christies - Interiors (18-19 JUN 2013). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00018]

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (early 20th century). Fruit dish and associated stand. Silver. Christie’s London - Christie’s Interior (22 FEB 2011). Viewed 7 April 2016. [D00007]

Paul Revere-style bowl

International Silver Company. (early 20th century). Paul Revere-style bowl. Silver. (Viewed 5 May 2016. B00183.)

"Marie Antoinette" pitcher

International Silver Company. (first quarter 20th century). "Marie Antoinette" pitcher. Silver. (Viewed 6 May 2016. B00195.)

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (first quarter 20th century). Footed cake stand. Sterling silver. Bonhams San Francisco - Period art & design (28 JUL 2013). Viewed 23 May 2016. [D00133]


1920s

Berry-designed Novelty "golfing" cocktail service

George H. Berry for International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1925). Novelty "golfing" cocktail service. Silver plate. (Viewed 30 May 2016. D00164.)

Berry-designed "Golfing" cocktail shaker and beakers

George H. Berry for International Silver Company / Derby Silver Co. (c. 1925-30). "Golfing" cocktail shaker and beakers. Silver plate. (Viewed 30 May 2016. D00165.)

Tea and coffee service

International Silver Company / Charter Company. (1925-50; second quarter 20th century). Six-piece silver tea and coffee service. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00100.)

Seven-piece refreshment service

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927). Seven-piece refreshment service. Chrome, wood. (Viewed 6 April 2016. B00111.)

Boston lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927). (after 1927). Cocktail shaker in the form of the "Boston Light". Silver plate. (Viewed 4 April 2016. B00097.)

Boston lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1927). Cocktail shaker in the form of the Boston lighthouse. Silver plate. (Viewed 6 April 2016. B00109.)

Cocktail shaker - lighthouse

International Silver Company. (c. 1927). Cocktail shaker in the form of a Boston lighthouse. Silver plate. (Viewed 8 April 2016. B00123.)

Cocktail shaker - lighthouse

International Silver Company. (designed c. 1927). Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Viewed 7 May 2016. C00047.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1927). Cocktail shaker. Silver-plated metal and bakelite. (Viewed 9 April 2016. B00125.)

Lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (design patented 1927). Boston Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver Plate. (Viewed 30 April 2016. C00040.)

Lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (design patented 1927). Boston Lighthouse cocktail shaker. (Viewed 30 April 2016. C00041.)

Theobald-designed "Diament" tea service

Jean G. Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). "Diament" tea service. Silver-plated metal and bakelite. (Viewed 28 April 2016. D00073.)

Attr. Theobald-designed three piece tea service

Attributed to Jean Theobald for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1928). Three piece tea service with tray. Pewter and ebonized wood. (Viewed 30 April 2016. C00044.)


1930s

Lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (c. 1930). Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Viewed 7 May 2016. C00048.)

Lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (c. 1930). Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Viewed 7 May 2016. C00049.)

Lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (c. 1930). "Boston" lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Viewed 7 May 2016. C00050.)

"Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker

International Silver Company. (c. 1930). "Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker. Silver-plated. (Viewed 8 April 2016. B00128.)

Lighthouse cocktail shaker

International Silver Company (c. 1930). Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Viewed 8 April 2016. B00121.)

Tea tray

International Silver Company / Charter Company. (c. 1930-42). Two-handled tea tray. Sterling silver. (Viewed 24 May 2016. A00697.)

Coffee and tea service

International Silver Company / Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co. (c. 1934). Modernist ’’Continental’’ six-piece coffee and tea service, model no. C342. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00090.)

Lobel-designed coffee service

Paul Lobel for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1934-35). Four-piece coffee service. Silver-plated metal. (Viewed 28 April 2016. D00074.)

Lobel-designed cocktail shaker

Paul Lobel for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1934-36). Cocktail shaker. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00093.)

Lobel-designed cocktail shaker

Paul Lobel for International Silver Company / Wilcox Silver Plate Co. (c. 1934-36). Cocktail shaker. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00094.)

Trophy bowl

International Silver Company. (c. 1938). Trophy bowl. Silver. (Viewed 5 May 2016. B00180.)


1940s

Tea and coffee set, tray and flatware

International Silver Company. (c. 1940). Six-piece tea and coffee set, tray and matching flatware service. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00099.)

International Silver Company. (first-half 20th century). Punch bowl and large tray. Sterling silver. Sotheby’s London - 1000 ways of seeing: The private collection of the late Stanley J. Seeger (5-6 MAR 2014). Viewed 7 May 2016. [C00051]

International Silver Company. (first-half 20th century). Picture frame. Sterling silver. Bonhams New York - The Lauren Becall collection (31 MAR 2015). Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00433]

International Silver Company. (first-half 20th century). Punch bowl. Silver. Sotheby’s London - 1000 Ways of Seeing: The Private Collection of the late Stanley J. Seeger (5-6 MAR 2014). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00095]

International Silver Company (mid-20th century). Coffee set with tray. Silver plate. Coffee pot. Sotheby’s New York - At home sale 17 April 2016. Viewed 8 April 2016. [B00122]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). "Lighthouse" cocktail shaker. Sotheby’s - At home: Sotheby’s designer showhouse and auction (17 APR 16). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00097]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). Dinner service. Sotheby’s New York - The silver of the First Church of Christ, Congregational, Farmington, Connecticut, with important American silver (21 JAN 2005). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00103]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). Lighthouse cocktail shaker with music box base. Silver plate. Sotheby’s New York - Collections: Silver, vertu, and Russian works of art (14 OCT 2015). Viewed 7 May 2016. [C00052]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). Lighthouse cocktail shaker and six goblets. Silver plate. Sotheby’s New York - Important Americana (22-23 JAN 2016). Viewed 7 May 2016. [C00053]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. Sotheby’s New York - Sotheby’s designer showhouse (20 APR 2015). Viewed 7 May 2016. [C00054]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). "Lighthouse" cocktail shaker. Silver plate. Sotheby’s New York - At Home: Sotheby’s Designer Showhouse and Auction sale (17 APR 2016). Viewed 4 April 2016. [A00315]

International Silver Company. (mid-20th century). Oval platter. Bonhams New York - European and American furniture, decorative arts, silver, rugs & carpets (5 MAY 2009). Viewed 17 November 2016. [D00219]


1950s

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (1952-53). Three-piece tea set. Sotheby’s New York - The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver (20 JAN 2017). Viewed 27 December 2016. [A01342]

International Silver Company. (1950s). Group of silver-plated tabletop items from the original Brown Derby, Los Angeles. Bonhams Los Angeles - Entertainment Memorabilia (21 DEC 2008). Viewed 15 December 2016. [A01305]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Ice bucket and pair of tongs for the S.S. United States. Silver-plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00043]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Pastry tray for S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Maritime including Scientific and Engineering Works of Art (20 JUL 2005). Viewed 6 May 2016. [B00192]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Ice pail for the S.S. United States. Silver-plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00042]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). An oval serving tray and an oval-covered serving tray in plate for the S.S. United States. Christie’s - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00086]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Cabin service coffee pot for the S.S. United States. Silver-plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00036]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Ice bucket for the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00037]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Nine Manhattan pattern table card holders from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (1 JUN 2006). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00035]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Four Manhattan pattern escoffier dishes and vase from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (1 JUN 2006). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00036]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern bread basket and fruit basket from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00037]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern wine cooler from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Maritime including scientific and engineering works of art (20 JUL 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00038]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern tea pot, coffee pot and pitcher from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00039]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Vase for the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00038]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Casserole dish, casserolette, escoffier dish with lid, and small bowl for the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00039]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Caviar server for the S.S. United States. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00040]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Pair of coffee pots for the S.S. United States. Christie’s New York - Maritime including scientific and engineering works of art (20 JUL 2005). Viewed 13 April 2016. [D00041]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Oval serving tray and oval covered serving tray from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00025]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern oil and vinegar bottles and stand from the S.S. United States. Silver plate and glass. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00026]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern mellon tray and flatware from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner (25 JUN 2008). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00028]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern oval serving dish, serving bowl and juice collar from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00029]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern tray, cake plate and bowl from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00030]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern plate covers from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00027]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Manhattan pattern soup tureen, tray, cup and utensils from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00031]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Pair of Manhattan pattern sauce boats and pair of trays from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00032]

International Silver Company. (c. 1952). Pair of Manhattan pattern coffee pots, creamer and vase from the S.S. United States. Silver plate. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner furnishings and art (23 JUN 2005). Viewed 30 April 2016. [C00033]

La Paglia-designed tray

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (c. 1955). Tray. Silver. (Viewed 6 May 2016. B00194.)

Christoffersen-designed decanter set

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Crafts Associates / (ISC). (1955). "Continental" decanter set. Sterling silver. (Viewed 7 May 2016. D00092.)


1960s

International Silver Company / Meriden Britannia Co. (c. before 1962). Three-piece tea and coffee service with the cypher of Queen Wilhelmina. Silver plate. Teapot (H) 8 in. Sotheby’s Amsterdam - Estate of Queen Juliana of The Netherlands (14-17 MAR 2011). Viewed 22 April 2016. [B00140]


n. d.

International Silver Company. (20th century). Table articles. Silver-plate. Varaible dimensions. Sotheby’s New York - The Collection of Patricia Kluge (8-9 JUN 2010). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00098]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Twelve stemmed goblets. Sotheby’s New York - The collection of Geoffrey Beene (23-24 SEP 2005). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00096]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Set of 12 silver dinner plates. Christie’s New York - Important American furniture, silver, folk art and... (16 JUN 1999). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00087]

Meriden Britannia Co. / (possibly ISC). (20th century). Twelve silver dinner plates. Christie’s New York - Important American silver including magnificent Tiffany (20 JAN 2011). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00016]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Mint julip pitcher and cover. Silver-plate. Christie’s New York - Christie’s interiors (9-10 FEB 2009). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00088]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Tea and coffee service. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade furniture, decorative works of art & carpets (29 MAR 2007). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00101]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Cocktail shaker in the form of Boston Lighthouse. Christie’s New York - Important English, Continental and American silver (17 MAY 2012). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00089]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Chafing dish and stand. Electroplated silver and wood. (D) 15 1/4 in. Christie’s London - Christie’s interiors (6 SEP 2011). Viewed Viewed 6 May 2016. [B00196]

International Silver Company. (20th century). "Marie Antoinette" six-piece tea and coffee service with tray. Silver. Variable dimensions. Christie’s New York - Silver (17 APR 2001). Viewed 6 May 2016. [B00197]

International Silver Company. (20th century). "Royal Danish" five-piece tea and coffee set. Silver. Variable dimensions. Christie’s New York - Christie’s interiors (10-11 JUN 2008). Viewed 6 May 2016. [B00198]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Chafing dish. Silver-plate and wood. (H) 14 in. Christie’s London - Thomas Hope & the Neoclassical vision & the Collector of collections (24 APR 2008). Viewed 6 May 2016. [B00199]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Pair of trays. Silver-plated. Christie’s New York - The House Sale (29-30 NOV 2005). Viewed 6 May 2016. [B00200]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Salt cellars (6), salt spoons (5), casters and covers (7). Silver and glass. (W) 3 1/4. Christie’s New York - The House Sale (1-3 OCT 2007). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00184]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Pair of candlesticks. Silver. Christie’s New York - Christie’s Interiors (31 AUG-1 SEP 2010). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00185]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Leaf-form dish. Silver. Christie’s New York - Christie’s Interiors (7-8 FEB 2012). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00186]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Water pitcher and set of twelve goblets. Silver. Variable dimensions. Christie’s New York - Important American Silver (23 JAN 2009). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00187]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Set of twelve monogrammed bread plates. Silver. (D) 6 3/8 in. Christie’s New York - Important American Silver (23 JAN 2009). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00188]

International Silver Company. (20th century). Oval tray with championship inscription. Silver-plate. Sotheby’s New York - Property from the collection of Robert S. Pirie Volume III: Fine and decorative arts (5 DEC 2015). Viewed 7 May 2016. [C00055]

Water jug

International Silver Company. (20th century). Georgian style water jug. Sterling. (Viewed 30 April 2016. C00034.)

Compote

International Silver Company. (20th century). Two-handled compote. (Viewed May 2016. D00125.)

Tea tray

International Silver Company. (undated). Tea tray. (Viewed May 2016. D00121.)

Cocktail shaker set

Attributed to International Silver Company / Charter Company. (undated). Cocktail shaker set. Silver and enamel. (Viewed 24 May 2016. A00698.)

Bowl

International Silver Company. (undated). Floriform bowl. (Viewed May 2016. D00122.)

Bowl

International Silver Company. (undated). Revere bowl. (Viewed 15 December 2016. A01306.)

Partial table suite

International Silver Company. (undated). Partial table suite. (Viewed 15 December 2016. A01304.)

Tea set

International Silver Company. (undated). Three-piece "Regency" tea set. Silver. (Viewed May 2016. D00123.)

Tea and coffee set

International Silver Company. (undated). Six-piece tea and coffee set with matching tray. (Viewed May 2016. D00124.)

Pair of dessert stands

International Silver Company. (undated). Pair of dessert stands. (Viewed May 2016. D00222.)

Candelabra

International Silver Company. (undated). Candelabra. Silver. (Viewed 17 November 2016. D00220.)

Flower bowl

International Silver Company. (undated). Sterling Wedgwood flower bowl. (Viewed 17 November 2016. D00218.)

Cocktail shaker

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Lighthouse cocktail shaker. Silver plate. (Viewed 22 April 2016. B00135.)

International Silver Company. (undated). Sauceboat. Bonhams Los Angeles - Sunset estate auction (1 MAR 2009). Viewed May 2016. [D00221]

International Silver Company. (undated). Butter server. Christie’s New York - Interiors (11-12 DEC 2013). Viewed 7 April 2016. [D00012]

International Silver Company. (undated). Kettle on lampstand. Sotheby’s New York - Important Americana including property approved for deacession by the Board of Trustees of Historic Deerfield (19-21 JAN 2007). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00102]

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company. (undated). Pedestal bowl. (H) 6 in. x (D) 10 in. Bonhams San Francisco - SOMA estate auction (15-16 MAR 2009). Viewed May 2016. [D00120]

International Silver Company. (undated). "DuBarry" goblets (20). Silver-plated. Christie’s New York - Christie’s Interiors (4-5 OCT 2011). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00181]

International Silver Company. (undated). Monogrammed salvers (12). Silver. Christie’s New York - Interiors (23-24 JUL 2013). Viewed 5 May 2016. [B00182]

International Silver Company. (undated). Dinner wares (17 items). Variable dimensions. Sotheby’s New York - Property of Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash. Viewed 30 April 2016. [A00497]

International Silver Company. (undated). Water pitcher. 8 7/8 in. Bonhams San Francisco - SOMA estate auction (21 MAR 2010). Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00444]

International Silver Company. (undated). Sterling Fontaine hand-chased, five-piece tea and coffee set with tray. Bonhams Los Angeles - Property from the Estate of Maria Helen Smith (16 NOV 2010). Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00445]

International Silver Company. (undated). Partial table suite. Bonhams Los Angeles - Sunset Estate Auction (16 JAN 2011). Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00446]

International Silver Company. (undated). Three-piece chased table garniture. Variable dimensions. Bonhams San Francisco - SOMA estate auction (23-24 JAN 2011). Viewed 27 April 2016. [A00447]

International Silver Company. (undated). "Boston Lighthouse" cocktail shaker. Sotheby’s New York - 20th century works of art including contemporary works of art (7 JUN 2002). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00104]


E. International Silver Company designs in exhibitions

1910s

20 February - 4 December 1915. Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco. [Bronze medal awarded.] [Including Louis Gudebrod’s The Spirit of the West 5-foot-high sculpture.] 4 pp. (Updated 19 March 2017. AAA00570-0049; AAA00359-60; AAA00546-7; AAA00588.) [3]

  • Offline - 4-page Panama-Pacific Exposition (Meriden Britannia / International Silver Company) Pavilion brochure - Meriden Historical Society.


1920s

29 March - 3 May 1925. American industrial art: Ninth annual exhibition of current manufacturers designed and made in the United States at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Viewed 25 August 2016. AAA00098.)

4 December 1926 - 5 January 1927. American industrial art: Tenth annual exhibition of current manufactures designed and made in the United States at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Viewed 25 August 2016. AAA00095.)

2 - 27 May 1927. The exposition of art in trade at Macy’s at Macy’s, New York. 11 pp. (Viewed 27 August 2016. A01158.)

14 - 26 May 1928. An international exposition of art in industry at Macy’s, New York. (Viewed 27 August 2016. A01158.)

12 February - 2 September 1929. The architect and the industrial arts: An exhibition of contemporary American design at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Viewed 24 August 2016. AAA00093.)


1930s

(1930-31)
International exhibition of contemporary metalwork and cotton textiles, organized by the American Federation of Arts, Washington, DC. Venues: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (15 October - 10 November 1930); Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (1-28 December 1930); Art Institute of Chicago (19 January - 1 March 1931); Cleveland Museum of Art (11 March - 5 April 1931). See catalogue (direct to pdf). Courtesy Art Institute of Chicago. Viewed 31 March 2017. [A01871-76]

(12 October - 22 November 1931)
Twelfth exhibition of contemporary American industrial art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Companies: International Silver Co.. (Link to catalogue above courtesy Metropolitan Museum of Art.) Viewed 25 August 2016. [AAA00097]

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

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

11 April - 23 May 1937. Silver: An exhibition of contemporary American design by manufacturers, designers and craftsmen at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Viewed 25 August 2016. AAA00096.)

(25 May - 25 November 1937).
Exposition Internationale des Arts et des Techniques dans la Vie Moderne, Paris. Companies: International Silver Company. Viewed 24 September 2016. (See Jewel Stern’s Modernism in American Silver (2005), pp. 170-71 and 356, Stark entry.) [AA01199]

(1937).
Contemporary industrial and handwrought silver. Brooklyn Museum, New York. (Exhibition catalogue link above, courtesy University of Wisconsin. Viewed 25 August 2016. [AAA00094]

(18 February - 29 October 1939; 25 May - 29 September 1940).
Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, CA. [See Jewel Stern’s Modernism in American Silver (2005), pp. 171-74.] Viewed 24 September 2016. [A01199]


1940s

(19 November - 30 December 1940).
An Exhibition of Silver: French, British, American, Modern at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA. Viewed 24 September 2016. [A01198-99]


1950s 1951-52. Eliel Saarinen Memorial Exhibition touring exhibition (showing Eliel Saarinen designs for Wilcox Silver Plate Co. / ISC). (Viewed 26 October 2016. AAA00102-03; AAA00106-07; AAA00113; A01151; A01191-93; AAA00153; AAA00204-06; AAA00235-36.)
  • Known dates: Museum of Cranbrook, Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI (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.)

(19 April - 22 June 1958).
Living today: An exhibition of contemporary architecture, furniture, interior decoration at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Companies: International Silver Company. Viewed 27 August 2016. [A01153-54]

(7-8 venues: 1959-1960)
20th Century Design: U.S.A. at Cleveland Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art, Dayton Art Institute, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Portland Art Museum, St. Louis Art Museum, and the San Francisco Museum of Art (1959-60, exhibition dates unknown). Organized by the Albright Art Gallery of the Buffalo Fine Arts Academy. Viewed 27 August 2016. [A01156]


1960s

(c. 1960)
Designed for silver: An exhibition of twenty-two award-winning designs from the International Design Competition for Sterling Silver Flatware at the Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York (1960, specific dates unknown). Companies: International Silver Company, main sponsor. Viewed 27 August 2016. [A01157]

(23 November 1964 - 3 January 1965).
Good design for Christmas at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT. Companies: International Silver Company. Viewed 26 August 2016. [A01152]

(1964-65
"Moon Room" installation, Pavilion of American Interiors, New York World’s Fair (22 April - 18 October 1964; 21 April - 17 October 1965). Companies: International Silver Company. See: International Silver Company. (1964). International Silver Company Exhibit at the New York World’s Fair 1964-1965. 12 pp. Meriden Historical Society - offline. Updated 20 February 2017. [A01149-50; AAA00570-068.]

(1965)
The New England silversmith: An exhibition of New England silver from the mid-seventeenth century to the present at the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI (specific dates of exhibition unknown). Companies: International Silver Company. Viewed 27 August 2016. [A01155]


1970s

c. September 1973. Eastern States Exposition, West Springfield, MA. (Viewed 23 October 2016. AAA00375-77.)

17 January - 2 March 1975; 16 March - 20 April 1975. Forms in metal: 275 years of metalsmithing in America at the Finch College Museum of Art, New York and the Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York; second viewing at Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. (Viewed 17 October 2016. AAA00361.)

13 venues: 1979-83. Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and other collections at Yale University. Viewed 3 July 2016. (A00137-38; A00264).

> Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX; Milwaukee Art Center; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond; St. Louis Art Museum; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Cleveland Museum of Art; Denver Art Museum; Tampa Museum of Art; The Detroit Institute of Arts; Winnipeg Art Gallery; and Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT.


1980s

1983-85. Design in America: The Cranbrook vision, 1925-50. (Viewed 25 August 2016. AAA00099-101.)

  • Venues: 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).
  • Online - exhibition catalogue - Design in America: The Cranbrook vision, 1925-50.


1990s

6 November 1994 - 29 January 1995. Silver in America, 1840-1940: A century of splendor at the Dallas Museum of Art. Curated by Charles L. Venable. (Viewed 21 August 2016. AAA00075.)

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]


2000s

6 venues: 2000-02. American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a new age. (Viewed 12 June 2017. A00145; A01859; A02736.)

> Exhibition venues: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (16 May 16 2000 - 7 January 2001); Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA (25 May - 19 August 2001); Flint Institute of Arts, MI (14 September 14 - 16 December 2001); Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia (11 January - 7 April 2002); Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC (3 May - 28 July 2002); Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK (23 August - 17 November 2002).

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

5 venues: 2005 - 2007. Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design. (Viewed 21 March 2016. A00140.)

> Exhibition venues: 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.

(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]

(1 March - 6 November 2005)
A Curator’s Eye: J. Stewart Johnson, 1990–2004. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. 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."

7 February 2006 - 23 July 2006. Baubles, bangles, and beads: American jewelry from Yale University, 1700-2005 at Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven. (Viewed 22 March 2016. A00142-43.)

5 May - 29 October 2006; 26 January - 30 April 2007. Feeding desire: Design and the tools of the table, 1500-2005 at Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York; COPIA: The American Center for Wine, Food & the Arts, Napa, California. (Updated 22 July 2017. A02153; A02775.)

(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."


2010s

(15 December 2011 - 15 April 2012)
Cocktail culture. Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL. Viewed 13 November 2016. [AAA00426-29]

(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]

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

18 November 2016 - 12 November 2017. Shaken, stirred, styled: The art of the cocktail at Dallas Museum of Art. (Updated 2 December 2016. AAA000155-56; AAA00542-43.)

7 April - 20 August 2017; 30 September 2017 - 14 January 2018. The jazz age: American style in the 1920s at Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York; and Cleveland Museum of Art. (Viewed 8 April 2017. A02036-39; A02766.)

Chicago: Crossroads of America (permanent exhibition) at Chicago History Museum. Viewed 5 July 2016. [A01040-41]

May 2017 - ongoing. Style and status in sterling: American silver at the Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (May 2017 - ongoing). (Viewed 5 July 2017. A02764-65.)


Footnote:
[1] For dates, see (a) "A Guide to the International Silver Company Records, 1853-1921". University of Connecticut university libraries website; and (b) Hayes, Thomas C. "Insilco declares bankruptcy", New York Times, 14 January 1991. Viewed 15 May 2016 [A00660-61]



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