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

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Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. silver spoon Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. silver fork Wm Rogers and Son silver tea set


After 1898, Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co., along with its associated brand Wm. Rogers & Son, became part of the International Silver Company.


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A. William Rogers Mfg. Co./ Wm. Rogers & Son - designs in museums, etc. (by year)


1850s

1850-1950 - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1850-1950). Teaspoon. Metal. (Accession no. H.1992.57.2181. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02663.)

1857-61 - tablespoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1857-61). Tablespoon. Silver. (Accession no. 1985.86.395. Viewed 5 April 2017. A01818.)


1860s

1862 - child’s knife and fork

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1862). Child’s knife and fork. Molded coin silver. (Accession no. 1999.90.132-133. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C23.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

c. 1865 - tablespoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1865). Tablespoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1928.3618. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00082-83).

1865 - box

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1865). Box (cardboard with printed label paper). (Accession no. 2007.13.0. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C03.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

1865-70 - teaspoon, Olive pattern

Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Co. (1865-70). Teaspoon, Olive pattern. (Object ID no. 1966.582.01. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00092).

1865-78 - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1865-78). Teaspoon. Silver plate. Accession no. 1970.0112. (Viewed 29 March 2017. A01829.)

1865-85 - butter knife

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1865-85). Butter knife. Silver. [Accession no. L 905 (permanent collection). Viewed 7 June 2017. A02621.]

c. 1868 - sugar shell

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1868). Sugar shell. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1981.25.31. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00145).


1870s

1875-1920 - two dinner forks

Wm Rogers Mfg. Co. (1875-1920). Two dinner forks. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. H 34516.001-.002. Viewed 23 July 2018. C00101-02; E00209-10).

1873-98 - knife box

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1873-98). Knife box (cardboard with printed label paper). (Accession no. 1949.2.2. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C02.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

c. 1876 - sugar shell, Unique pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1876). Sugar shell, Unique pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1990.11. Viewed 2 April 2017. A01889.)

c. 1877 - commemorative spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1877). Commemorative spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. H 89094. Viewed 23 July 2018. C00103-04).

c. 1879 - spoon, Hartford pattern

William Rogers & Son. (patented 1879). Spoon, Hartford pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.104.1. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01610.)

c. 1879-86 - butter knife, Angelo pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1879-86). Butter knife, Angelo pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.105.1. Viewed 5 April 2017. A01892.)





1880s

c. 1880 - fork

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1880). Fork. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 2008.010. Viewed 25 August 2018. J00101-02).

c. 1880 - knife

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1880). Knife, pattern unknown. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.112.7. Viewed 2 April 2017. A01884.)

c. 1880 - pickle fork, Lyonnaise pattern

Rogers Cutlery Co. (merged with Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co.) (Patented 1880). Pickle fork, Lyonnaise pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.113.3. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01638.)

1880-1900 - ten dessert spoons

Wm Rogers & Son. (1880-1900). Ten dessert spoons. Silver or silver plate. [Object ID nos. 1983.028.07.01(-.10). Viewed 5 August 2018. J00043-52].

  • Photos - New Hampshire Historical Society, Concord: spoon 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.

c. 1881 - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (Patented 1881). Teaspoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.71.3. Viewed 5 April 2017. A01898.)

1881-91 - three table knives

Rogers Cutlery Co. (1881-91). Three table knives. (Accession no. 1982.11.8-10. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C33-C35.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

n. d. - soup spoon

Probably Rogers Cutlery Co. (undated). Soup spoon. [Dating is in question given "R C" attribution and the years of operation of the company.] Silver plate. (Accession no. 1995.19.2. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01673.)

c. 1883 - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1883). Teaspoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1989.19.2. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01647.)

c. 1885 - moustache cup, saucer

Wm Rogers Mfg Co. (c. 1885). Moustache cup, saucer. Silver plate. (Cat. no. H 34489.001-.002. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00205-08).

c. 1885 - serving spoon

Attributed to Wm Rogers & Son. (c. 1885). Serving spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2000.46. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01668.)

c. 1885 - fish server

Attributed to Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1885). Fish server. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.156.3. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01640.)

c. 1885 - oyster fork, Game pattern

Wm Rogers & Son. (c. 1885). Oyster fork, Game pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1991.144.4. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01676.)

1885 - drink service

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1885). Drink service: water pourer; pitcher; stand; drip bowl; cup. Silver plate. Accession no. 1993.135.1a-e. (Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C25.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

c. 1886 - cake knife

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1886). Cake knife. Silver plate. (Accession no. 87.223.13. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01626.)

1889? - souvenir teaspoon with image of George Washington

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1889?). Souvenir teaspoon with image of George Washington. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. ID. no. 1999.61.1. Viewed 31 July 2018. H00128).

c. 1889 - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1889). Spoon (with relief of American eagle and bust of George Washington). Silver plate. (Accession no. 43.3274. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02129.)


1890s

c. 1890 - cream pitcher

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1890). Cream pitcher. Silver or nickel plate. (Object ID no. 2006.002.05. Viewed 31 July 2018. H00129).

c. 1890 - cake basket

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1890). Cake basket. (Accession no. 1989.13.0. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C24.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

c. 1890 - teaspoon, Scroll pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1890). Teaspoon, Scroll pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.112.13. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01635.)

patented 1890 - pie server

Wm. Rogers & Son. (patented 1890). Pie server. Silver or silver plate. (Object no. 5554. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02872).

c. 1891 - oyster ladle, Triumph pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son. (patented February 1891). Oyster ladle, Triumph pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 88.105.3. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01629.)

1891-1920 - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1891-1920). Spoon. Silver. (Object no. 2009.28.74. Viewed 11 June 2017. A02696.)

c. 1892 - communion pitcher

Possibly Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1892). Communion pitcher. Silver or silver plate. (Object ID no. 2001.074. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00122-23).

1892 - trophy

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (1892). Trophy. Silver plate. (Accession no. 2001.95.0. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C26.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

1895-97 - salad fork, Mayflower pattern

Possibly Wm Rogers Mfg. Co. (1895-97). Salad fork, Mayflower pattern. Silver plate. (Obj. no. 1997.062.0008. Viewed 26 August 2018. J00178).



The William Rogers Mfg. Co. (and Wm. Rogers & Son brand) became part of the International Silver Company after 1898. After this date, it is assumed that any design patents utilized by the William Rogers Mfg. Co. and Wm. Rogers & Son were assigned to the International Silver Company. (See the ISC historical documentation page).



1900s

c. 1900 - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (c. 1900). Souvenir spoon. (Accession no. 82.39.121. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02686.)

c. 1906 - serving spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (c. 1906). Serving spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Object no. H 87086. Viewed 30 June 2018. A03044).

1906-30 - four forks

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

1906-30 - spoon

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

c. 1907 - oyster fork, Alhambra pattern

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


1910s

1910 - flatware set, Orange Blossom pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (1910). Flatware set, Orange Blossom pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 76.23.1-71. Viewed 11 September 2017. G00292-363.)

Photos - Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT

patented 1910 - serving ladle

Wm. Rogers & Son / (ISC). (patented 1910). Serving ladle. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. 2010.034.012. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02861-62).

patented 1910 - serving spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / (ISC). (patented 1910). Serving spoon. (Accession no. 1980.236.74. Viewed 28 July 2018. H00047).

c. 1910 - sugar spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / (ISC). (c. 1910). Sugar spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Object no. 1976.005.008. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02870-71).

patented 1910 - spoon, Orange Blossom pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son. (patented 1910). Spoon, Orange Blossom pattern. Silver plate. (Object ID no. 1982.107.2192. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02897-98).

patented 1910 - ten orange spoons

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (patented 1910). Ten orange spoons. Silver plate. [Cat. no. H 93434.001(-.010). Viewed 5 August 2018. H00330-39].

c. 1910 - set of five butter knives, Lily pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (c. 1910). Set of five butter knives, Lily pattern. Silver plate. (Cat. ID no. 2005.152.34. Viewed 31 July 2018. H00127).

c. 1910 - four dessert spoons, New Daisy pattern

Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Co. / Wm. Rogers & Son / ISC. (c. 1910). Four dessert spoons, New Daisy pattern. (Object ID no. 1983.028.06.1-.4. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00088-91).

c. 1910 - tablespoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / William Rogers Mfg. Co. / ISC. (c. 1910). Tablespoon. Silver plate. (Cat. no. H 93753. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00213-14).

patented 1910 - four teaspoons

Wm. Rogers & Son / ISC. (patented 1910). Four teaspoons. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 81.28.2.1-.2; 83.28.2.1-.2. Viewed 24 July 2018. C00132-34).

  • Arizona Historical Society, Museum at Papago Park, Tempe: Teaspoon 1, 2, 3 & 4.

patented 1910 - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (patented 1910). Spoon. Silver or silver plate. (ID no. 30521x03278. Viewed 24 July 2018. C00111).

patented 1910 - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (patented 1910). Teaspoon. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 74.89.140. Viewed 25 August 2018. J00089).

c. 1911 - teaspoon, Orchid pattern

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

c. 1912 - teaspoon

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

1913 - fork

Wm. Rogers & Son. / International Silver Company. (1913). Fork. Silver or silver plate. (Object ID no. H.6038.16.1. Viewed 5 August 2018. H00347).

c. 1914 - various items, Rose pattern

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (c. 1914). Eight dinner forks, six salad forks, four soup spoons, twelve teaspoons, jelly serving spoon, six knives, Rose pattern. (Cat. nos. 85-96-124a-.124f. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00113-18).

patented 1915 - souvenir spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (patented 1915). Souvenir spoon. Silver. (Object ID no. H.6056.13. Viewed 4 August 2018. H00299).

patented 1915 - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (patented 1915). Teaspoon. (Object ID no. 75.83.21. Viewed 13 August 2018. L00347).

1915-20 - spoon

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

c. 1917 - tableware

Wm. Rogers & Son. / (ISC). (c. 1917). Tableware: 3 knives, 5 forks, 2 teaspoons, 4 serving spoons. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. 2011-006.AK179. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02867-69).

c. 1918 - souvenir spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / (ISC). (c. 1918). Souvenir spoon, "Niagara-on-the-Lake" engraved in the bowl. Silver or silver plate. (Object ID no. 988.131. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02881-83).



Click the following link to see designs and documentation for other historical silver companies that were connected to the International Silver Company, and those from the Meriden area, including other "Rogers" companies; go to the historical Meriden design overview page and scroll down to section B: "ISC, predecessors & divisions" and C: "Other featured companies".



1920s

patented 1920 - four salad forks

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / International Silver Company. (patented 1920). Four salad forks. Silver plate. [Cat. no. H 95162.013(-.016). Viewed 12 August 2018. L00327-30].

c. 1921 - platter

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (c. 1921). Platter. Silver plate. (Cat. no. DIX2017.001.336. Viewed 25 August 2018. J00087-88).

c. 1923 - six spoons

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (c. 1923). Six spoons. (Accession nos. 1991.9.23.1-6. Viewed 1 September 2017. G00098-103.)

patented 1923 - two dinner forks

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (patented 1923). Two dinner forks. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. P2002.11.016A-B. Viewed 26 August 2018. J00174-75).

c. 1923 - four forks

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (c. 1923). Four forks. (Accession nos. 1991.9.27.1-4. Viewed 1 September 2017. G00106-09.)

c. 1925 - two forks

Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Company. (c. 1925). Two forks. (Accession nos. 1991.9.26.1-2. Viewed 1 September 2017. G00104-05.)

c. 1926 - Philadelphia Sesquicentennial Exhibition spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / ISC. (c. 1926). Philadelphia Sesquicentennial Exhibition spoon. (Accession no. 2016.0246. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00084-85).


1930s

c. 1932 - spoon

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

c. 1932 - soup spoon

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

c. 1933 - Chicago World’s Fair Administration Building spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / ISC. (c. 1933). Chicago World’s Fair Administration Building spoon. (Accession no. 2016.0243. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00086-87).

c. 1935 - souvenir spoon

Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Company. (c. 1935). Souvenir Spoon: Connecticut Tercentenary 1635-1935. (Accession no. 71.2c. Viewed 30 August 2017. G00086.)

c. 1938 - twelve World’s Fair spoons and box

Lillian V.M. Helander for William Rogers Mfg Co. / ISC. (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.)

1939 - commemorative teaspoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (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.)

1939 - commemorative teaspoon

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

1939 - commemorative teaspoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (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.)

1939 - World’s Fair flatware

Lillian V. M. Helander for Wm. Rogers Mfg Co / ISC. (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.)

1939 - World’s Fair spoon

Lillian V. M. Helander for 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.)

1939 - set of souvenir flatware

Wm Rogers Mfg Co / ISC. (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.)

1939 - World’s Fair spoon

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

c. 1939 - World’s Fair spoon

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

1939 - World’s Fair flatware

Probably Wm. Rogers Mfg Co / ISC. (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 salt and pepper shakers

Probably Wm. Rogers Mfg Co / ISC. (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.)

c. 1939 - salt & pepper set

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / ISC. (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.)

c. 1939 - coffee spoon, Meadowbrook pattern

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

1939 - souvenir spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / ISC. (1939). Souvenir spoon, Golden Gate International Exposition. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 2011.0018.0019. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00120).


1940s

c. 1940 - fork, Avalon pattern

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (c. 1940). Fork, Avalon pattern. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 6654. Viewed 20 July 2018. C00079).

patented 1940 - teaspoon, Exquisite pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son / ISC. (patented 1940). Teaspoon, Exquisite pattern. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1967.155.3. Viewed 28 July 2018. H00046).

c. 1941 - spoon

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

c. 1944 - dessert spoon, U. S. Navy

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (c. 1944). Dessert spoon, U. S. Navy. (Inventory no. 04767. Viewed 16 August 2018. L00520).

c. 1945 - spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / ISC. (c. 1945). Spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. 2008.10.36. Viewed 17 July 2018. G02899-2900).


1960s

c. 1961 - fork and spoon, El California pattern

William Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (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).


n. d.

n. d. - butter knife

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Butter knife. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 1966.032.004. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02863-64).

n. d. - fork

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Fork. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 1985.068.018. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02865-66).

n. d. - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. 2004.11.07.jh. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02874-75).

n. d. - dinner fork

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Dinner fork. Silver or silver plate. (Object ID no. L993.D.072.001. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02879-80).

n. d. - two oyster forks

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Two oyster forks. Silver plate. (Object ID no. 1982.107.2193. Viewed 17 July 2018. G02897-98).

n. d. - six butter knives

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Six butter knives. (Cat. nos. 1988-021-001; -004; -006; -007; -008; -012). Viewed 17 July 2018. G02907-12).

n. d. - two forks, in Mayfair and Daisy patterns

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Two forks, in Mayfair and Daisy pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1982.107. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00065-66).

n. d. - fork, Sovereign pattern

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Fork, Sovereign pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1982.107. Viewed 21 July 2018. E00065-66).

20th c. - spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / (ISC). (20th century). Spoon. Silver plate. (Accession no. T-98. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00099-100).

n. d. - dinner fork, salad fork, teaspoon, soup spoon, knife

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Dinner fork, salad fork, teaspoon, soup spoon, dinner knife. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. 2015.026.001a-.001e). Viewed 22 July 2018. F00091-95).

n. d. - spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. L977.1.32. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00096).

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Teaspoon. Silver or silver plate. (Object ID. L993.D.072.002. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00097-98).

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son / William Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Teaspoon. Sterling silver. (Cat. no. H 93413. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00211-12).

19th c. - loving cup

Wm. Rogers & Son. (19th century). Loving cup. (Object ID no. 90.430.43. Viewed 13 August 2018. L00349).

late 19th c. - butter knife

Wm Rogers Mfg. Co. (late 19th century). Butter knife. Silver plate. (Accession no. 90.36. Viewed 27 August 2018. J00184-85).

n. d. - two tablespoons, La France pattern

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Two tablespoons, La France pattern. Silver or silver plate. [Accession nos. 1971.1085.1(-2). Viewed 28 August 2018. J00188-89].

  • Photos - Historic New England organization, Boston: tablespoon 1, 2.

n. d. - mustard spoon

Possibly Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Mustard spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Cat. no. H 11898. Viewed 26 August 2018. J00173).

19th c. - two teaspoons

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (19th century). Two teaspoons. Silver or silver plate. [Accession nos. 1998.3932.1(-.2). Viewed 15 August 2018. L00502-03].

  • Historic New England organization, Boston: teaspoon 1, 2.

n. d. - fork

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Fork. (Object ID no. 78.104.16. Viewed 13 August 2018. L00348).

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (1865-98). Teaspoon. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1998.959. Viewed 23 August 2018. L00714).

n. d. - twelve dinner knives, six teaspoons

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. / International Silver Company. (undated). Twelve dinner knives, six teaspoons. Silver plate. [Cat. no. H 95162.001(-.012 & -.017-.022). Viewed 12 August 2018. L00315-26; L00331-36].

n. d. - five teaspoons and box

Wm. Rogers & Son / Wm Rogers Mfg. Co. / International Silver Company. (undated). Five teaspoons and box. (H 93430.001.-.006. Viewed 24 July 2018. C00113-18).

n. d. - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Spoon. Silver. (ID no. 00372X00001. Viewed 24 July 2018. C00112).

n. d. - serving spoon

Wm Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Serving spoon. Silver plate. (Cat. no. H 93769.001. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00215).

n. d. - knife

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Knife. (Accession no. 1995.117.150. Viewed 3 July 2018. G00110.)

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Teaspoon. (Accession no. 1998.957.6. Viewed 28 August 2017. G00056.)

n. d. - commemorative spoon

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Commemorative spoon. Silver plate. (Cat. no. 75.32.195. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00121).

n. d. - two soup spoons

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Two soup spoons. (Cat. no. 75-40-5d. Viewed 22 July 2018. F00119).

n. d. - butter knife

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Butter knife. Silver or silver plate. (Object no. 1977:65:E. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02873).

n. d. - teaspoon, Avalon pattern

Attributed to Wm Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon, Avalon pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1993.29.2. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01674.)

n. d. - teaspoon, Triumph pattern

Attributed to Wm Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon, Triumph pattern. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1993.29.1. Viewed 7 March 2017. A01675.)

n. d. - teaspoon

Attributed to Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon. Silver. (Accession no. 55.98.2. Viewed 5 March 2017. A01623.)

n. d. - spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Spoon. (Cat. no. L977.1.19. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02876).

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon. (Cat. no. L977.1.34. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02877).

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon. (Cat. no. L977.1.26. Viewed 16 July 2018. G02878).

n. d. - meat fork(s)

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Meat fork(s). Silver plate. (Accession no. 1981.25.32.02. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00143).

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1981.25.39. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00140).

n. d. - six coffee spoons

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Six coffee spoons. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1983.41.50.06. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00142).

n. d. - serving spoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Serving spoon. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1978.192.32. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00144).

n. d. - six dinner knives

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Six dinner knives. (Accession no. 1978.148.17.06. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00141).

n. d. - eight knives

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Eight knives. Silver or silver plate. (Accession no. 1978.148.23.01-.08. Viewed 23 July 2018. E00139).

n. d. - fork

Rogers Cutlery Co. (undated). Fork. (Object ID no. H.6038.16.3. Viewed 23 August 2018. J00073).

n. d. - sauceboat, cover, teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Sauceboat, cover, and teaspoon, shell shape. (Object no. 09694 a-c. Viewed 23 August 2018. J00059-21; J00060-61).

  • Offline - Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA.

n. d. - tray

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Tray (with loop handles, oval shape, gadroon edge, chased center). Silver plate. (Accession no. D1981.28.110. Viewed 14 August 2016. AAA00053-052.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - knife holder and six knives

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Bird knife holder and 6 knives. Silver plate. Accession no. D1981.28.381.1-7. (Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-146.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - knife holder and six knives

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Six cordials. Sterling silver. (Accession no. D1981.28.382.1-6. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-147.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - teapot

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Teapot (with band of fruit at neck). Silver. (Accession no. D1981.28.243. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-095.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - tongs

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Tongs. Silver plate. (Accession no. 1979.68.353. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C36.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

n. d. - teaspoon

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Teaspoon. Coin silver. (Accession no. 1991.178.13. Viewed 15 April 2017. AAA00591-C37.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

n. d. - tray

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Tray (oval with handles, applied floral rim). Silver plate. (Accession no. D1981.28.157. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-067.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - coffee pot

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Coffee pot, Avon pattern. Silver. (Accession no. D1981.28.38. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-145.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - soup ladle

William Rogers Manufacturing Co. (undated). Soup ladle. Silver plate. (Accession no. D1981.28.43. Viewed 13 August 2016. AAA00053-159.)

  • Offline - Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC.

n. d. - four knives

Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Company. (undated.) Four fruit (?) knives. Silver. (Accession no. 2013.106.1-4. Viewed 6 April 2016. B00112-13.)

  • Offline - Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT.


B. William Rogers Mfg. Co / Wm. Rogers & Son designs at auction


1930s

c. 1939 - cutlery service

Wm. Rogers Mfg Co. / ISC. (c. 1939). Cutlery service, celebrating New York World’s Fair, 1939: eight knives, eight forks, eight salad forks, three serving spoons, two fish knives, seven butter knives, eight soup spoons, one sauce ladle, sixteen tea spoons, and one sugar spoon, in a fitted box. (Viewed 15 July 2018. G02764).


n. d.

n. d. - pair of cake servers

Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (undated). Pair of cake servers. (Viewed 15 July 2018. G02762).

n. d. - bottle opener, pie server, and plated part set

Wm. Rogers & Son. (undated). Bottle opener, pie server, and plated part set. (Viewed 15 July 2018. G02763).


C. William Rogers Mfg. Co. / Wm. Rogers & Sons designs in exhibitions


1890s

1893 - World’s Columbian Exposition, Chicago

1 May - 30 October 1893. World’s Columbian Exposition, Chicago.

See: (1893). World’s Columbian Exposition, 1893 (Chicago), Official catalogue, Part VIII. [Listed: Wm. Rogers Manufacturing Company, (p. 28)]. W. B. Conkey Company: Chicago. (Viewed 8 January 2017. A00850; A01460; AAA00588.)

Also see: (1898). Connecticut at the World’s Fair: Report of the commissioners from Connecticut of the Columbian Exhibition of 1893 at Chicago. [Listed: Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co. (p. 128)]. Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company: Hartford, CT. (Viewed 2 March 2017. A01528-31.)


1990s

1992-99 - Canada / USA travelling exhibition

7 venues: 1992-99. Shaken, not stirred: Cocktail shakers and design at Seagram Museum, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (11 December 1992 - 31 October 1993); Museum of our National Heritage, Lexington, Massachusetts (24 April - 30 October 1994); Milwaukee Art Museum (29 September 1995 - 7 January 1996); Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama (24 July 1996 - 8 September 1996); Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans (1 October - 1 March 1997); The Museums at Stony Brook, Long Island, New York [now "The Long Island Museum of American Art, History, and Carriages"] (3 May - 4 September 1997); possibly Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL (c. January 1998); and San Francisco International Airport Museum (21 March 1998 - 20 February 1999).

Exhibited design (at Stony Brook viewing; due to nature of exhibition, the presentations at different sites may have varied.)

> Wm. Rogers & Son / International Silver Co. (patented 1927). Cocktail shaker with two stemmed cups. (Private lender.)


2000s

2005-07 - Dallas Museum of Art travelling exhibition

5 venues: 2005-07. Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design. (Viewed 21 March 2016. A00140.)

> 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.



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



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