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Stories in Sterling: Four Centuries of Silver in New York

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Add to Calendar 21-06-2012 23-09-2012 15 Stories in Sterling: Four Centuries of Silver in New York Stories in Sterling: Four Centuries of Silver in New York, highlights the histories of 150 notable examples of silver from the New-York Historical Society's collection. Made across the span of four centuries, the objects in the exhibition tell a diversity of stories: many speak to individual accomplishment and family pride, while a few have unsettling ties or backgrounds. The silver, ranging from simple spoons to extravagant trophies, culled from a trove of over 3,000 objects, includes powerful eyewitness artifacts linked to significant moments in the history of New York and the United States. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=113159 New-York Historical Society true DD/MM/YYYY
June 21, 2012 through September 23, 2012
New-York Historical Society
New York
All Ages

Description: Stories in Sterling: Four Centuries of Silver in New York, highlights the histories of 150 notable examples of silver from the New-York Historical Society's collection. Made across the span of four centuries, the objects in the exhibition tell a diversity of stories: many speak to individual accomplishment and family pride, while a few have unsettling ties or backgrounds. The silver, ranging from simple spoons to extravagant trophies, culled from a trove of over 3,000 objects, includes powerful eyewitness artifacts linked to significant moments in the history of New York and the United States.

Address: 170 Central Park West (77 St.)
New York, NY 10024
Phone: 212-873-3400
Website: www.nyhistory.org

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