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Maker: Nathaniel Coleman, American, 1765–1842

Chatelaine

ca. 1800

Silver

5/8 × 1 3/4 in. (1.59 × 4.45 cm, 3 g)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1985.84.25
Geography: 
Made in Burlington, New Jersey
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this chatelaine from Haddonfield Antiques, 6 Kings Highway, Haddonfield, New Jersey.

Bibliography: 

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

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.