About This Artwork

Barbour Silver Company
Division of International Silver Company
American, 1892-1931
Chasing by Christopher M. Whalen
American, 1867-1932
Meriden, Connecticut

Coffee Set with Tray, 1897/1917

Silver
Tray: diam. 30.5 cm (12 in.); Coffee pot: 25.4 x 10.2 cm (10 x 4 in.); Milk pot: 12.4 x 6.7 cm (4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in.); Sugar basin: 9.5 x 5.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/8 in.)
All pieces marked at bottom: "B.S.C./097/STERLING"

Gift of the Antiquarian Society through Mrs. Edwin J. DeCosta in honor of Mrs. James W. Alsdorf, 1983.1014.1-4

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

W. Scott Braznell, "Floral Art Nouveau Silver and the Chaser Christopher M. Whalen," Silver Magazine, 47, 1 (January-February 2015) pp. 20-27 (ill.).




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