Dessert service

Object Number: 
1950.90a-d
Date: 
ca. 1880 - 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Part (coffeepot): 11 3/4 x 11 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. (29.8 x 28.3 x 12.4 cm)
Marks: 
engraved: in the center of the standing bowl: "CAB" in script stamped: on the base of the coffeepot: "S. Kirk & Son/ 11 ozs/ 787" stamped: on the base of the standing bowl: "S Kirk & Son Co/ 925/1000" stamped: on the bases of the compotes: "S. Kirk & S
Description: 
Wrought silver dessert service consisting of a coffeepot, standing bowl and two compotes; each piece has all over, detailed floral, fern and thistle repoussé chasing on the lids, bodies, feet, handles and spouts; maker's mark stamped on the bases.
Gallery Label: 
This dessert service belonged to Cornelia Augusta Beekman (1849-1917).
Credit Line: 
Permanent Loan from the Beekman Family Association
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group