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Maker: Baldwin and Jones, active ca. 1813 - 1819

Sugar bowl & cream pitcher

1815–19

Silver

Sugar bowl: 7 1/2 × 8 × 4 7/8 in., 514 g (19.1 × 20.3 × 12.4 cm)
Cream pitcher: 6 1/8 × 5 9/16 × 3 11/16 in., 282 g (15.5 × 14.2 × 9.4 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1985.84.9.1-.2
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this sugar bowl from F. Gorevic & Son, Inc., 660 Lexington Ave., New York, N.Y.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988): 50.

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