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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Thomas Edwards, 1701–1755

Tablespoon

ca. 1730

Silver

7 3/8 in., 4.3 g (18.7 cm)
Gift of Mr. Frederick C. Kossack
1985.86.176
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this spoon from Whirligig Antiques, Box 161444, Austin, Texas.

Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 464.

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