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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Jurian Blanck, Jr., American, 1645–1714

Spoon

ca. 1670–80

Silver

6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1936.212
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

The Vechte family, Gowanus, NY; Francis P. Garvan, New York, to 1936; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

V. Isabelle Miller, Silver by New York Makers, Late 17th Century to 1900, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1937), 5, no. 44.

Kathryn C. Buhler, Colonial Silversmiths, Masters and Apprentices, exh. cat. (Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1956), 74, no. 167.

New York Silversmiths of the Seventeenth Century, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1962), no. 7.

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 2, p. 6, no. 550, ill.

Graham Hood, American Silver: A History of Style, 1650–1900 (New York: Praeger, 1971), 52–53, fig. 40.

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.