Sheffield Candelabra

Sheffield Candelabra

English, 19th century Silver, copper, steel and pitch Private Collection In the nineteenth century, industrial mass production gave rise to a burgeoning middle class who wanted the elegant objects afforded before only to the wealthy. The silver industry responded with

Restoration of Touro Synagogue

Restoration of Touro Synagogue

In 2007, Newmans joined the National Park Service and Shawmut Design and Construction of Boston in the restoration of America’s oldest synagogue and national historic site┬ádesigned by architect Peter Harrison in1763. One hundred-fifty metal objects, from eighteenth century hardware to