The Flowering of American Tinware

Date/Time

May 18, 2013 to May 4, 2014
10:00 AM until 05:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

 

This pocket-size exhibition highlights the collection of decorated tinware that Henry Francis du Pont acquired from antiques dealers in New England and Pennsylvania, particularly from Ephrata, Lancaster, Carlisle, and York. These beautiful, hand-painted objects feature decorative techniques that have been in use from the early 1700s to today, and include cups, coffee pots, toys, and household items, brightly colored and hand painted with fruit, flowers, birds, and borders.

Cost

Members free. Included with admission.

Location

View map Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (RT 52)
Winterthur, DE

Additional Information

Phone

302.888.4600

Contact name

Winterthur Information

Contact email

pressroom@winterthur.org

County:

New Castle County

Neighborhood:

Greenville-Centreville

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