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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Joseph Moulton III, 1744–1816

Teaspoon

ca. 1785

Silver

4 3/4 in., 9 g (12 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1985.84.576
Geography: 
Made in Newburyport, Massachusetts
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Bibliography: 

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

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 713, 718.

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.