Supplied By England: The Thomas Gibbons Silver Collection

Jepson Center Thursday, January 23, 2014 | 6 pm

Silver from the Rizza Collection

Lecture by Tania Sammons, Telfair Museums Senior Curator of Decorative Arts and Historic Sites

Serving as the closing program for the popular exhibit Silver from the Rizza Collection, this lecture will feature objects from the impressive silver collection once owned by the four-time mayor of Savannah, Thomas Gibbons. The Georgia Museum of Art’s upcoming book Homecoming: The Sixth Henry D. Green Symposium of the Decorative Arts will include a print version of the lecture. A light reception and cash bar for beer and wine follow the lecture. Sponsored by the Friends of the Owens-Thomas House.