Wine Coolers (pair)

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Neoclassical style; 1834
Sheffield, England; Joseph Rodgers & Sons

At the end of a trip to Europe in 1833-1834, John and Eliza Ridgely purchased a large dinner service of Sheffield plated silver at the respected firm of Joseph Rodgers & Sons, including a pair of wine coolers engraved with the stag’s head crest.

Plated silver. a) H 24 , Dia 22.2 cm; b) H 16, Dia 12.4 cm; c) H 1.6, Dia 19.1 cm
Hampton National Historic Site, HAMP 4168, 4169