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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Joseph Shoemaker, American, 1765–1829

Cream pitcher

ca. 1800

Silver

5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)
Frederick C. Kossack Fund
1985.32.1
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

This pitcher was acquired from Jonathan Trace, Putnam Valley, N.Y.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988): 52.

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