Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co., Hartford designs in museums and exhibitions (2016)

An artdesigncafe / Design Meriden resource.

This compilation focuses on designs by Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. and exhibitions including their work. For design catalogues and other historical information concerning Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co., click the link above. For comparable material about other Meriden-related Rogers silver and cutlery companies, see the Rogers section (under "B. ISC, predecessors and divisions") on the Design Meriden overview page.

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. designs in museums

Info/photo status: = info and photo online
= info online, no photo
= completely offline


1850s

Tray

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (1853-56). Presentation tray. (Accession no. 1981.68.2. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C07.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Fruit dish

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (1853-61). Fruit dish. Silver plate. (Accession no. 121578. Viewed 30 December 2016. A01378.)

Tray

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (1853-61). Tray. Silver plate. (Accession no. 71656. Viewed 1 January 2017. A01420.)

Pitcher

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (c. 1857). Pitcher. (Accession no. 1967.101.0. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C06.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Tea service

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (c. 1858). Tea service. Silver plate. (Accession no. JAGA 1450. Viewed 11 April 2017. A02146.)

Tea service

Roger Bros. Mfg. Co. (1858). Tea service (6 items). (Accession no. 45.1079; 45-1081. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02127-28.)


n. d.

Four forks

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (undated). Four forks (with ornate handles). (Accession no. 1978.103.9.1-.4. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C31.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Serving fork

Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (undated). Serving fork (with daffodil pattern). (Accession no. 2012.324.3. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C32.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.


Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. designs in exhibitions

1850s 14 July 1853 - 14 November 1854. Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations, New York. [Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. (bronze medal).] (Updated 15 March 2017. AAA00328; AAA00588.) [1]

See: (1853). Official catalogue of the New York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations, (p. 79). ["Heavy silver-plated ware of every description— Rogers, Brothers, Hartford, Connecticut."] (Viewed 26 July 2017. A02777-78.)

1858 (specific dates unknown). Connecticut State Agricultural Society. Rogers Bros. Hartford (presumably Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co.), (recipient of gold medal for best silverplated ware). (Updated 15 March 2017. AAA00588.) [1]


Footnote:
[1] May, Earl Chapin. (1947). A century of silver 1847-1947, (pp. 368-69). Robert M. McBride & Company: New York. (Viewed 15 March 2017. DM.)



DESIGN MERIDEN:
On Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. - 1: designs in collections, etc. | 2: design catalogues, etc.



This compilation is currently in development. If you know of any Rogers Bros. Mfg. Co. objects in museum collections or comparable, please send your web links to artdesigncafe and we will add them to the growing compilation. The goal is to enable more productive research into Rogers, Smith & Company design and facilitate new discoveries.