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Terrapin Soup

Manufacturer
Samuel Kirk & Son, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 1816 - 1979
Date
1880–90
Type
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Tureen, lid and liner
Type
Tureen, lid and liner
Medium
Repoussé and chased silver
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane
Accession Number
1926-37-145-a/c
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Repoussé and chased with flowers, foliage on a granulated ground, the matching lid with terrapin turtle finial, plain liner with Rococo handles matching tureen handles.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
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made in
Baltimore, Maryland, USA