One Museum Drive
Greenwich, CT 06830
1:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6, 2014
Museums | Sights
Stories in Sterling: Four Centuries of Silver in New YorkMargaret K. Hofer, Curator of Decorative Arts, New York Historical Society, New York, New York, will lecture.
Ms. Hofer will discuss the history of silver and its place in society from the 17th through the 20th centuries. Using documented examples from the extensive collection housed at the New York Historical Society, Ms. Hofer will focus on silver’s symbolic meaning, its role in sustaining kinship ties and its ability to convey the ambitions and achievements of its owners.Refreshments immediately follow lecture.Admission for non-members of the Greenwich Antiques Society is $20. Space is limited. Reservations required for members and guests by December 30. For reservations and information: email@example.com .+ Add to your calendar« Back to Calendar