Pitcher set presented at Republican National Convention

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Titles Pitcher set presented at Republican National Convention
Description Water pitcher set includes a tilting stand, pitcher, two goblets and a slop dish. It was presented to George A. Brackett, Chairman of the Citizen Committee, for use at the Republican National Convention in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on June 7, 1892. Manufactured by the Wilcox Silverplate Company in Meriden, Connecticut.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 13 inches height (6126.1.A, pitcher)
5 1/4 inches diameter (6126.1.A, pitcher)
20 inches height (6126.1.B, stand)
9 1/2 inches diameter (6126.1.B, base of stand)
6 1/2 inches diameter (6126.1.C, slop dish)
5 1/4 inches height (6126.1.D-E, each cup)
3 1/8 inches diameter (6126.1.D-E, mouth of each cup)
Nomenclature pitcher
set (group)
Materials silverplate
Creation Made in: Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Subjects Wilcox Silverplate Company
Received by: Brackett, George Augustus
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Source: Republican National Convention
Used in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Politics and government
Household. Tableware. Serving Pieces. Coffee & Tea Pots
Household. Tableware. Serving Pieces. Decanters & Pitchers
Dates Use: Exactly 06/07/1892 (Republican National Convention in Minneapolis)
Content: Exactly 1878 (Patent date)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6126.1.A-E (Accession Number)

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