Cup

Image 1 for Cup
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Cup
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Cup
Culture/People
Paugussett (Paugusset)
Artist/Maker
Siacus, Paugussett (Paugusset)/Schaghticoke, ca. 1660-ca. 1750
Auction venue
Anderson Galleries, Inc. (Anderson Auction Company), 1887-1934
Previous owner
Edward A. Housman, Non-Indian, 1847-1925
Harriet Fairchild Starr (Mrs. George E. Starr), Non-Indian, 1839-1911
David Munson Fairchild, Non-Indian, 1775-1843
Collector
David Munson Fairchild, Non-Indian, 1775-1843
Previous owner
Siacus, Paugussett (Paugusset)/Schaghticoke, ca. 1660-ca. 1750
Object Name
Cup
Media/Materials
Apple wood
Techniques
Carved, chip carved
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Housatonic River; Gaylordsville (Gaylord's Bridge); Litchfield County; Connecticut; USA
Date created
1735-1740
Collection History
Given by the artist to an ancestor of David Munson Fairchild (1775-1843) in 1740; inherited by Harriet Fairchild Starr (1839-1911); given to Edward A. Housman (1847-1925) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI at an auction of Edward Housman's collection held at the Anderson Galleries, Inc. (New York City) in 1920.
Catalog Number
10/1330
Barcode
101330.000
See related items
Paugussett (Paugusset)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement