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American Decorative Arts
Maker: William B. Heyer, 1776–1828

Sugar bowl

ca. 1815

Silver

5 15/16 × 7 × 4 in., 228 g (15.1 × 17.8 × 10.2 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1984.117.8Ca-b
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased the three-piece tea set, of which this sugar bowl is part, from Mayflower Antiques, 952 State Street, New Haven.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1984,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 39, no. 3 (Winter 1986): 70.

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