Presentation Silver Photos

Some silver pieces are designed less for function & more to present as gifts or awards. This page features such items.

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Silver tea urn with railroad scenes used to lobby a Senator to get transcontinental railroad at Oakland Museum of California. Oakland, CA.Silver pitcher with railroad scenes used to lobby a Senator to get transcontinental railroad at Oakland Museum of California. Oakland, CA.Battleship USS Nevada silver service tray with image of dam at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Two-handled covered cup presented to Commodore Edward Tyng by Jacob Hurd of Boston, MA at Yale University Art Gallery. New Haven, CT.
Silver tea urn with railroad scenes used to lobby a Senator to get transcontinental railroad at Oakland Museum of California. Oakland, CA.Silver pitcher with railroad scenes used to lobby a Senator to get transcontinental railroad at Oakland Museum of California. Oakland, CA.Battleship USS Nevada silver service tray with image of dam at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Two-handled covered cup presented to Commodore Edward Tyng (1744) by Jacob Hurd of Boston, MA at Yale University Art Gallery. New Haven, CT.
Silver skippet to contain Great Seal of USA at London diplomatic mission attrib. Seraphim Masi at de Young Museum. San Francisco, CA.Silver & enamel trophy cup by Charles Robert Ashbee for Guild of Handicraft, London at Dallas Museum of Art. Dallas, TX.Golden gold miner's pan with nuggets presented to President Roosevelt by Arctic Brotherhood in Alaska at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Gold cup topped by bear presented to President Roosevelt by Union League Club of California at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.
Silver skippet to contain Great Seal of USA at London diplomatic mission (c1845-71) attrib. Seraphim Masi at de Young Museum. San Francisco, CA.Silver & enamel trophy cup (1899) by Charles Robert Ashbee for Guild of Handicraft, London at Dallas Museum of Art. Dallas, TX.Golden gold miner's pan with nuggets presented to President Roosevelt by Arctic Brotherhood in Alaska (1903) at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Gold cup topped by bear presented to President Roosevelt by Union League Club of California (1903) at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.
Commemorative medallion for Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, MO at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Gold mechanical globe with diamond on St. Louis, MO presented to President Roosevelt at Louisiana Purchase Exposition at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Silver flagon presented to President Roosevelt by Czar Nicholas II of Russian at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.St. Mary's County Water Pitcher part of the battleship USS Maryland's silver service in State Capital. Annapolis, MD.
Commemorative medallion for Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, MO (1904) at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Gold mechanical globe with diamond on St. Louis, MO presented to President Roosevelt at Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904) at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Silver flagon (c1905) presented to President Roosevelt by Czar Nicholas II of Russian at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.St. Mary's County Water Pitcher (1906) part of the battleship USS Maryland's silver service in State Capital. Annapolis, MD.
Presentation box making Teddy Roosevelt an honorary citizen of London presented by London Guildhall at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Silver service for battleship USS Oklahoma at Oklahoma History Center. Oklahoma City, OK.Battleship USS Nevada silver service punch bowl by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Presentation box making Teddy Roosevelt an honorary citizen of London (1910) presented by London Guildhall at Old Orchard Museum at Sagamore Hill NHS. Cove Neck, NY.Silver service for battleship USS Oklahoma (c1913-40) at Oklahoma History Center. Oklahoma City, OK.Battleship USS Nevada silver service punch bowl (1915) by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots (1915) by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.USS New Mexico ship's silver service with scenes of the state at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.USS New Mexico ship's silver service humidor in shape of Taos Pueblo at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.USS New Mexico ship's silver service with scene of Santa Fe trail at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.
Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots (1915) by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.USS New Mexico ship's silver service (1917) with scenes of the state at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.USS New Mexico ship's silver service (1917) humidor in shape of Taos Pueblo at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.USS New Mexico ship's silver service (1917) with scene of Santa Fe trail at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.
USS New Mexico ship's silver service with scene of Gen. Kearney's occupation at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.


USS New Mexico ship's silver service (1917) with scene of Gen. Kearney's occupation at New Mexico History Museum. Santa Fe, NM.



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