"New Art" pattern salad set (spoon)


William B. Durgin Company ( American, 1853 - 1931 )


Shreve, Crump & Low Co. ( American, 1852 )

designed 1904
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General Description

New Art was a varient pattern only made in silver pieces. Different flowers appeared on various pieces. This design is very close to the Durgin Iris.

Excerpt from

Charles L. Venable, Silver in America, 1840-1940: A Century of Splendor (Dallas, Texas: Dallas Museum of Art; New York, New York; Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1994), 349.

Web Resources

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Read more about Nineteenth-Century American Silver.