Terrapin Soup Tureen, Lid And Liner
This is a Tureen, lid and liner. It was manufactured by Samuel Kirk & Son. It is dated 1880–90 and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is repoussé and chased silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Mrs. John Innes Kane.
It is credited
Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 24.3 × 36.6 × 16.3 cm (9 9/16 × 14 7/16 × 6 7/16 in.)
It has the following markings
"S. Kirk & Son" script upper and lower case double struck; "11 OZ" on base of tureen; same marks, single clear strike on bottom of liner; stamped on underside of liner: "S. Kirk & Son/11 oz"
Cite this object as
Terrapin Soup Tureen, Lid And Liner; Manufactured by Samuel Kirk & Son; USA; repoussé and chased silver; H x W x D: 24.3 × 36.6 × 16.3 cm (9 9/16 × 14 7/16 × 6 7/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-37-145-a/c