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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Robert Cruikshank, Canadian, ca. 1748–1809

Dessert spoon

ca. 1790

Silver

6 15/16 in., 3.4 g (17.7 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1985.84.247
Geography: 
Made in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Canadian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this spoon from Chickadee Antiques, Box 212, Lakeport, N.H.

Bibliography: 

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

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.