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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Dickson White and Company, American

Tea Service

ca. 1837

Silver and ivory

12 3/16 × 7 1/4 in. (31 × 18.4 cm) body
5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm) base
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander O. Vietor, B.A. 1936 in memory of Charles F. Montgomery
1979.17A-F
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
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