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

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Meriden Silver Plate Co. (founded 1869) designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions

Meriden Silver Plate Co. designs in collections

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (after 1869). Dish. Accession no. 1972.68.2. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-136]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (after 1869). Graduated cups. Accession no. 1982.77.3.1-.4. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 18 July 2016. [AAA00033-137]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1875). Tea set. Silver plate; variable dimensions. Accession no. D1981.28.161.1-5. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-070]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1875-85). Pitcher. Silver-plate. 9 3/4 x 7 x 5 3/4 in. Accession no. 2012.60.13. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00169]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1875-85). Teapot with lid. Silver-plate. 6 1/2 x 7 7/8 x 6 in. Accession no. 2012.60.10a-b. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00170]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880s). Baseball trophy (circular plaque in front, male baseball player on top, two handles, incised floral decoration around center section). Silver plate; (H) 15.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.133A-B. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-060]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1885). Napkin ring (with figurative cat and dog design). Silver plate; (H) 3 x (W) 3.5 x (D) 2.25 in. Accession no. 1996.81.55. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-037]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1885). Napkin ring (with figurative lady tennis player design, and with flower and leaf decoration). (H) 3.75 x (W) 2.75 x (D) 1.875 in. Accession no. 1996.81.6. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-038]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (c. 1885). Napkin ring (with figurative cow and milk bucket design). Silver plate; (H) 2.75 x (W) 2.75 x (D) 2.75 in. Accession no. 1996.81.50. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-108]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (1875-99). Jewelry box. Silver plate. Accession no. 73.427. Newark Museum, NJ. (Online but search collection.) Viewed 13 November 2016. [AAA00426-23]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / Gorham Co. (1875-1900). Covered vegetable dish stand; vegetable dish lid; vegetable dish; vegetable dish. Silver-plate. (H) 2 in. x (W) 7 in. Accession nos. 1971.1429A-D. Historical New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 10 June 2016. [A00767-70]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (c. 1880). Tray. Silver electroplated on white metal. 5/8 x 10 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. Accession No: 2010-78-1. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA. Viewed 21 March 2016. [B00033]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880). Pitcher. Silver-plate. 9 x 8 x 5 1/2 in. Accession no. 1995.54. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00166]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880). Coffee service (coffee pot, creamer, lidded sugar bowl). Accession no. 1988.125.1-3a,b. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. Offline; viewed 17 July 2016. [AAA00033-140]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880s). Nut bowl. Silver-plate. 6 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 6 in. Accession no. 2012.60.7. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00171]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880s). Nut bowl. Silver-plate. Approx. 7 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 13 in. Accession no. 2012.60.6. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00172]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880s). Vase. Silver-plate. 12 x 6 x 6 in. Accession no. 2012.60.8. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00167]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1880-85). Mirror. Metal, silver plate 12 ½ x 9 ½ x 1 ½ in. Accession no: 2002.25. Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute museum, Utica, NY. Viewed 16 March 2016. [A00112]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1885). Napkin ring (with figurative elements). Silver; (H) 3.5 x (W) 3.5 x (D) 2.25 in. Accession no. 1996.81.24. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-020]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1886). Nut bowl. Silver plate, 7 x 9 ½ x 6 in. Accession no: 2013.5. Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute museum, Utica, NY. Viewed 16 March 2016. [A00111]

meriden silver plate company

Possibly Meriden Silver Plate Co. (c. 1891). Thermometer. Silver-plate. (W) 2.875 in. Accession no. 1998.2085. Historic New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 25 May 2016. [A00708]

meriden silver plate company

Klep Mumm & Co. and Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1880-1920). Extra dry pepper bottle. Silver-plate. (H) 3.75 x (D) 1.25 in. Accession no. 1998.939. Historic New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 25 May 2016. [A00709]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with lily pad and flower design). Silver; (H) 2.5 x (W) 3.5 x (D) 3 in. Accession no. 1996.81.15. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-015]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (late 19th century). Pair of napkin rings (floral and geometric design with figurative birds). Silver; (H) 2 x (W) 3 x (D) 1.5 in. Accession no. 1996.81.48.1-2. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-034]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with figurative boy, drumsticks and floral design). Silver ; (H) 4.75 x (W) 3.5 x (D) 2.75 in. Accession no. 1996.81.27. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-021]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with square box, fan and floral design). Silver; (H) 3 x (W) 3.5 x (D) 2.375 in. Accession no. 1996.81.29. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-023]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with dome and pheasant design). Silver; (H) 3.75 x (W) 2.75 x (D) 2.75 in. Accession no. 1996.81.30. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-024]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with barrel and floral design). Silver; (H) 1.75 x (W) 2.5 x (D) 2 in. Accession no. 1996.81.47. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-033]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with floral and Oriental fan design and figurative butterfly). Silver; (H) 3 x (W) 2.125 x (D) 2.25 in. Accession no. 1996.81.37. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-030]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Napkin ring (with floral and figuratives dog design). Silver; (H) 2.125 x (W) 3.125 x (D) 2 in. Accession no. 1996.81.43. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-032]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1899). Christ Evangelical Lutheran presentation pitcher. Overall: 15 3/4" x 7" (7 1/2" spout handle). Ft. Wayne Museum of Art, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Offline; viewed 2 June 2016. [A00753]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (1900-15). Candlestick. Colorless lead glass, silver plate. H: 20.3 cm, W: 10.8 cm, D: 10.7 cm. Accession no: 95.4.359. Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY. Viewed 25 March 2016. [B00041]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1910). Pair of candlesticks (1, 2). Silverplate, stamped. (H) 10 1/2 x (D) 4 in. Accession no. 1995.133.1-2. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 9 April 2016. [A00354; A00206]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1927). Cocktail shaker and lid. Silver-plate. 9 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. Accession no. 1989.104.26a-b. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00173]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Pitcher (modernist). Silver-plate. 7 1/4 x 7 x 5 1/4 in. Promised gift. Indianapolis Museum of Art - offline. Viewed 8 October 2016. [AAA00307]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Pitcher. Silver-plate. 7 3/8 x 7 x 5 1/2 in. Accession no. 2008.58.21. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00174]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1927-30). "Vogue" pattern centerpiece with flower holder. Silverplate and plastic. (H) 1 1/2 in. x (D) 14 1/2 in. Accession no. 1995.19.A-B. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 April 2016. [B00119]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co., a division of the International Silver Company. (1928). Water pitcher. Silverplate. 7 3/4 X 7 X 6 1/2 in. Accession no. 2006.15.1. Wolfsonian FIU, Miami Beach. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00056]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). Pitcher. Silver-plate. 7 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. Accession no. 2015.103.1. Brooklyn Museum. Viewed 30 May 2016. [D00168]

meriden silver plate company

International Silver Company / Meriden Silver Plate Company. (designed c. 1928). Water pitcher. Silverplate. 7 3/4 x 7 x 6 1/2 in. Accession no. 2002.29.41. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 3 April 2016. [B00098]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). "Vogue" compote. Silverplate and plastic. 5 3/8 x 6 x 6 in. Accession no. 2007.27.3. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 April 2016. [B00117]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1928). "Vogue" tea service. Silverplate and catalin. Variable dimensions. Accession no. 2014.48.2.1-3.A-B. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 8 April 2016. [B00118]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Tea set (teapot, covered sugar, creamer with lid, waste, creamer, spooner, 6 spoons, burner). Silver; (H) 5.375 x (W) 6.875 x (D) 3.875 in. Accession no. D1981.28.194.1-13. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-079]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Mug (repousse all over). Silver; (H) 4 x (D) 4.25 in. Accession no. 1981.28.29. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-114]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Coffee urn with lamp (round, cylinder shape on four tall legs). Silver plate; (H) 15 in. Accession no. D1981.28.247A-C. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-098]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Inkwell (round, heavy gadroon trim with floral chasing). Silver. Accession no. D1981.28.367. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-143]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Tea caddy (or covered jar). Silver; (H) 3.25 x (W) 3.125 in. Accession no. D1981.28.360. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 14 August 2016. [AAA00053-142]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Compote. Silver. (H) 7 in. x (D) 10.25 in. Accession no. 2006.44.2902. Historic New England organization, Boston, MA. Viewed 25 May 2016. [A00710]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (undated). Butter dish. Silver plate; (H) 6.0 x (W) 6.50 x (D) 7.0 in. Accession no. D1981.28.326. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-126]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (undated). Sugar, creamer, and spooner. Silver; (H) 6.0 x (W) 7.50 x (D) 5.0. Accession nos. D1981.28.244.1-3. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-096]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (undated). Covered tureen (rectangular shape, chased and fluted). Silver; (W) 11.5 x (D) 7.75 in. Accession no. D1981.28.42A-B. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-158]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (undated). Creamer. Silver; (H) 6.0 x (W) 5.75 x (D) 3.25 in. Accession no. D1981.28.277. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-108]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (undated). Wine bottle cover. Silver plate; (H) 11.25 x (W) 6.75 x (D) 4.0. Accession no. D1981.28.400. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 13 August 2016. [AAA00053-153]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Candle holder. Accession no. 1954.1601.133. Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT. Viewed 30 April 2016. [A00499]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Cake basket. (H) 6 x (W) 10 in. Accession no. 1973.254. Bennington Museum, Vermont. Viewed 24 July 2016. [A01101]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Relish tray (oval with embossed flowers). Silver; (W) 12 x (D) 7 in. Accession no. D1981.28.91. Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC - offline. Viewed 12 August 2016. [AAA00053-170]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Caster. (H) 15.75 x (D) 7 in. Accession no. 1973.263a-g. Bennington Museum, Vermont. Viewed 24 July 2016. [A01102]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Cocktail shaker. Accession no. 1972.573.16. Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT. Viewed 30 April 2016. [A00500]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (undated). Rowing trophy for American Rowing Association. Accession no. 2005.110.2. Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT. Viewed 30 April 2016. [A00501]



Meriden Silver Plate Co. designs at leading auction houses

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. / Meriden Britannia. (c. 1875). "A silver-plated looking glass". Silver-plate, glass. (H) 12 1/2 in. Christie’s New York - Important American silver (17 JAN 2008). Viewed 4 April 2016. [B00095]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (late 19th century). Figural nut bowl. Silver-plate. (H) 10 in. x (L) 10 1/2 in. Bonhams Los Angeles - Period art and design (9-10 NOV 2014). Viewed 8 May 2016. [D00111]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (late 19th century). Centerpiece. Silver plate, glass. 12 3/4". Christie’s New York - The house sale sale (20-21 December 2006). Viewed 6 April 2016. [B00110]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company. (c. 1927). Seven-piece refreshment service. Chrome, wood. Various dimensions. Christie’s New York - Ocean liner sale (25 June 2008). Viewed 6 April 2016. [B00111]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (c. 1927). Cocktail shaker in the form of the Boston lighthouse. Silver plated. (H) 20 1/2 in. Christie’s New York - Important English, Continental and American silver sale (17 May 2012). Viewed 6 April 2016. [B00109]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (1927). Cocktail shaker. Silver-plated metal and bakelite. (H) 12 1/4 in. Sotheby’s New York - Important 20th century design sale (11 JUN 2014). Viewed 9 April 2016. [B00125]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (after 1927). Cocktail shaker in the form of the "Boston Light". Silver-plate. (H) 13 1/2 in. Christie’s New York - Important American silver (22 JAN 2015). Viewed 4 April 2016. [B00097]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (late 19th century). Figural napkin ring. Silver-plate. Christie’s New York - The house sale (20-21 DEC 2006). Viewed 4 April 2016. [A00317]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Company / International Silver Company. (undated). Giant cocktail shaker. Silver plate. Sotheby’s New York - Americana (17-18 JAN 2002). Viewed 22 April 2016. [B00135]

meriden silver plate company

Middletown Plate Company / Meriden Silver (Plate?) Co. (undated). Aesthetic-style, five-piece tea set and tray. Variable dimensions. Bonhams Knowle (UK) - Antique & Modern silver, including vesta cases (17 MAR 2010). Viewed 31 May 2016. [D00189]

meriden silver plate company

Meriden Silver Plate Co. (undated). Rectangular tea tray. Bonhams Brookline (MA) - American and European furniture, decorative arts and paintings (22 APR 2007). Viewed 8 May 2016. [D00112]



Meriden Silver Plate Co. designs in exhibitions

meriden silver plate company

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

meriden silver plate company

(3 March - 1 October 2005)
Alice Ballantine’s Victorian Wedding, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ. Viewed 13 November 2016. [AAA00426]

meriden silver plate company

(1876, 10 May - 10 November)
Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia. See: (1877). Souvenir of the Centennial exhibition [1876]: Connecticut’s representation at Philadelphia [Core section: pp 99-111; also see exhibits list: pp. 124-27; Exhibitors including Meriden Silver Plate Company]. 380 pp. Geo. D. Curtis: Hartford, CT. Courtesy University of Connecticut Libraries. Viewed 25 June 2016. [A00965-75]



Footnote:
[1] Meriden Silver Plate Co. was founded in 1869 and became a division of International Silver Company. [See (a) Stern, Jewel. (2005). Modernism in American silver, page 354. Dallas Museum of Art and Yale University Press.] Viewed 16 May 2016. [A00666]



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