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Designer: Albert Angell Southwick
Manufacturer: Tiffany and Company, American, founded 1837

Coffee service

1907–17

Sterling silver, ivory

5 11/16 × 2 11/16 in. (14.4 × 6.8 cm)
other (Lid): 1 1/8 × 2 1/8 in. (2.9 × 5.4 cm)
Gift of Dorothy Scudder Black in memory of Henry Scudder, B.A. 1917
1977.34a-d
Geography: 
Manufactured in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Dorothy Weeks Scudder; Dorothy Scudder Black; gift 1988 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1977,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 37, no. 1 (Fall 1978): 73.

Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 183, no. 191, ill.

Wendy Kaplan, The Art that is Life, exh. cat. (Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, 1987), 284-85, no. 147, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.