Ice bucket

Object Number: 
INV.14136ab
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 7 x 6 1/4 in. ( 10.8 x 17.8 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the base: in a circle around a scale in a shield, "MERIDEN/ B * COMPANY" over "1867"
Description: 
Cast silver plated ice bucket with a strainer insert; circular, bucket-shaped body with three bands around the body and inscribed vertical lines at regular intervals; two loop handles applied to the sides; circular strainer insert with a hole in the center and perforations in the shape of a star set onto an applied ring around the interior base; maker's mark on the base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Goodhue Livingston
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group