Karl G. Maeser silver pitcher set

Karl G. Maeser silver pitcher set

Dates: approximately 1885

Quadruple-plated silver set with foliage ornamentation manufactured by Pairpoint Manufacturing Co. of New Bedford, Massachusetts. The set includes a pitcher with a hinged lid, stand, underplate, and goblet.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Maeser, Karl G.
  • Call Number: MSS 3774
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Condition restricted; permission to use items must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Karl G. Maeser silver pitcher set must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 3774; Karl G. Maeser silver pitcher set; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 3774, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Set was originally owned by Karl G. Maeser, whose family donated the item to the Brigham Young University Alumni Association. It was later transferred to the BYU Honors Association, which donated it to the library in 2007.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Brigham Young University Honors Association; 2007.
Genre / Form
Goblets; Pitchers; Silverwork
Processing Information
Processed; Jonathan Farrell; 2007.
Appraisal Information
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
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Finding Aid Title
Maeser (Karl G.) silver pitcher set
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Jonathan Farrell
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-05-18T04:24-0600
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