American Decorative Arts
Maker: Caleb Beal, 1746–1801

Teaspoon

ca. 1790

Silver

L: 5 1/8 in. (130mm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1935.589
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, to 1935; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

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. 1, p. 213, no. 282.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 186.

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.