"New Art" pattern salad set (fork)
William B. Durgin Company ( American, 1853 - 1931 )
Shreve, Crump & Low Co. ( American, 1852 )
- designed 1904
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.
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.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
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