NEWARK — Artisans specializing in precious metals largely left this city decades ago, and their buildings have been razed, renovated beyond recognition or converted into apartment complexes with names like Tiffany Manor.

But their products have been briefly reunited for “City of Silver and Gold From Tiffany to Cartier,” an exhibition opening on Wednesday at the Newark Museum. A 1967 National Football League trophy has been improbably positioned between Tiffany candelabra and pitchers that were exhibited at world’s fairs in the early 1900s. The show’s curator, Ulysses Grant Dietz, is also focusing on utilitarian products like teaspoons, stickpins, collar buttons and belt buckles. 

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