Meriden Britannia Company

Historical Meriden-area design exhibitions & expositions list (1853-present)

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ADC staff - 16 Jun 16

...Meriden Britannia Company, in the restaurant. Online - (1868). Paris Universal Exposition, 1867. Reports of the United States Commissioners. General survey of the exhibition; with a report on the character and condition of the United States section, p. 266. (Government Printing Office:...

Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts designs in collections, at auction, in exhibitions, design catalogues and historical information (2016)

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ADC staff - 15 May 16

Wilcox & Evertsen Fine Arts designs in collections, at auction, in exhibitions, design catalogues and historical information (2016) An artdesigncafe / Design Meriden resource. "WILCOX & EVERTSEN, New York, Meriden, and Wallingford, Conn. The firm of Wilcox & Evertsen...

Rogers, Smith & Co. design catalogues and historical information (2016)

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ADC staff - 28 Apr 16

...Meriden Britannia Company. (1867). Price list of articles manufactured by the Meriden Britannia Company. 192 pp. (Notation in 1984 reprint below, may be applicable: "Missing pages 113, 114, 171, 172. Used by Rogers, Smith, & Co.") Viewed 23 April 2017. A02254.) Winterthur Museum library,...

Meriden Britannia Company design catalogues and historical information (2016)

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ADC staff - 05 Apr 16

Meriden Britannia Company design catalogues and historical information (2016) An artdesigncafe / Design Meriden resource. "MERIDEN BRITANNIA CO. (THE) In the year 1852 Messrs. I. C. Lewis, L. J. Curtis, W. W. Lyman, H. C. Wilcox and other gentlemen of Meriden, Conn., organized...

Rogers, Smith & Co. silver design in museums, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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ADC staff - 18 Mar 16

...Meriden Britannia Company. (c. 1868). Water pitcher. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. 2004.11.07.kb. Viewed 3 July 2018. G02171-75). Photos - Chautauqua Institition, Chautauqua, New York.patented 1868 - water pitcher Probably Rogers, Smith & Co. (patented 1868). Water pitcher. Silver or...

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. designs in collections, exhibitions, design catalogues and historical information (2016)

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ADC staff - 18 Mar 16

...Meriden Britannia Company: 2 child’s cups (c. 1867, c. 1882), 3 child’s trays (1886), Princess pattern child’s set from 1879 catalogue; > Middletown Plate Co. / Superior Silver Co.: child’s cup (c. 1890); > 1847 Rogers Brothers: 2 child’s sets, Assyrian and Fairie pattern (c. 1887); > Rogers...

1847 Rogers Bros. designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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ADC staff - 18 Mar 16

...Meriden Britannia Company. In 1898, the Meriden Britannia Company and 1847 Rogers Brothers became part of the International Silver Company. Info/photo status: = info and photo online = info online, no photo = completely offline A. 1847 Rogers Bros. in collections -...

1847 Rogers Brothers design catalogues and historical information (2016)

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ADC staff - 18 Mar 16

...Meriden Britannia Company for the three Rogers [Asa, Simeon, and William] to come to Meriden to superintend the manufacturing of their famous silverplate. The trademark to be used was "1847 Rogers Bros." and this was the first year the numerals "1847" were used with "Rogers Bros." [In 1898,...

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / Wm. Rogers & Son designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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ADC staff - 18 Mar 16

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / Wm. Rogers & Son designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016) An artdesigncafe / Design Meriden resource. After 1898, Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co., along with its associated brand Wm. Rogers & Son, became part of the International Silver...

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. - William Rogers & Son design catalogues and historical information (2016)

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ADC staff - 18 Mar 16

...Meriden Britannia Company and mention of Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co.]. The Jewelers’ Circular and Horological Review, p. 31-2. (Viewed 4 September 2018. F00249-52). Online - Courtesy Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. 1891 - historical information (1891). On the "The Wm. Rogers Manufacturing...

Meriden Britannia Company designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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ADC staff - 14 Mar 16

Meriden Britannia Company designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016) An artdesigncafe / Design Meriden resource. Meriden Britannia Company became part of the International Silver Company in 1898. For our extensive listings of Meriden Britannia / 1847...

Design Meriden at artdesigncafé

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ADC staff - 13 Mar 16

Design Meriden at artdesigncafé Do you know how the artworks and designs shown above relate to the historical Meriden area? If not, click the photos and be directed to sources where you can learn more. Join us in the design discovery So far, over 10,000 sources...

The Meriden Flint Glass Company: An Abundance of Glass book review (2016)

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Katharine Zatkowski - 22 Feb 16

...Meriden Britannia Company (then the largest silver company in the world), convincing his board that a local glassmaking operation would be a certain success. There was a need for a cost-effective source of flint (or leaded) glass for the glass cruets, decanters and myriad containers that would...

International Silver Co. - 1847 Rogers Bros. Story of Silverplate booklet (c. 1946)

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ADC staff - 02 Jan 46

International Silver Co. - 1847 Rogers Bros. Story of Silverplate booklet (c. 1946) This is a pdf reprint of the c. 1946 informational booklet held at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (offline), reprinted here with permission. <![endif]--> > Click to see more design catalogues and...

Meriden Britannia Co. /ISC - The chafing dish (catalogue no. 59) (c. 1900)

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ADC staff - 07 Aug 00

...Meriden Britannia Company / International Silver Company owned by Design Meriden and later donated to the Winterthur Museum and Library, Delaware. <![endif]--> > Click to see more design catalogues and historical documentation concerning the Meriden Britannia Company. > Click to see...