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Maker: Benjamin Bunker, 1751–1842

Tablespoon

ca. 1795

Silver

8 7/8 in., 59 g (22.6 cm)
Gift of Mr. Frederick C. Kossack
1985.86.100
Geography: 
Made in Nantucket, Massachusetts
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 221.

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