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American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Adams, American, 1801–1861
Retailer: S. Kirk and Son, w. c. 1846 - 1861

Tea kettle and stand with burner

1846–61

Silver

Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1984.117.1Aa-d
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this tea set from the Central Antiques Exchange, 184 Washington Ave., Albany, N.Y., M. Bardach proprietor.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1984,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 39, no. 3 (Winter 1986): 69.

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