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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Joseph Moulton II, 1724–1795
Maker: Joseph Moulton III, 1744–1816

Teaspoons (Pair)

ca. 1790

Silver

5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
6 dwt
Given in memory of William A. Moulton by his daughter Dorelle Moulton Tanner
1980.82.4a-b
Geography: 
Made in Newburyport, Massachusetts
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1980,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 2 (Winter 1982): 68.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 713, 719.

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