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American Silversmiths

Jeremiah Trask
(1768-)
Hannah Wallis
(1764-)
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Israel Trask
(1786-1867)

 

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Israel Trask

  • Born: 4 Oct 1786, Beverly MA
  • Died: 1867

  General notes:

Silver and pewtersmith

  Events in his life were:


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  • Alternate Mark

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  • Apprenticed about 1799 to John W. Ellingwood, a silversmith, in Beverly MA 11
  • He worked from 1807 to 1825 as a silversmith in Beverly MA having bought out the stock and trade of his master. 11

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  • Teapot, c 1815
    Private Collection
    h: 6 7/8"
    A nearly identical example is in the Yale University collection.

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  • Teapot, c 1815
    Private Collection

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  • Teapot, c 1820-1835
    Private Collection
    h: 11 3/4"
  • He worked from 1825 to 1856 as a pewtersmith in Beverly MA
    The design and decoration of his work in pewter testify to his training as a silversmith. 11

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  • Flagon, c 1825
    Private Collection
    h: 12 1/2"

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  • Teapot, c 1840
    Private Collection
    h: 10 7/8"



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