Teaspoon Maker: Nathaniel Burr (American, 1698–1784)

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

other: 5 in. (12.7 cm)

Credit Line

Mabel Brady Garvan Collection

Accession Number

1930.1473

Culture
Period

18th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Francis P. Garvan, New York, to 1930; 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. 236, no. 335
  • Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut, Early Connecticut Silver, 1700–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1935), 14, no. 31
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

teaspoons

Marks

"NB" in rectangle on back of handle

Inscriptions

"IB" in oval engraved on front of handle

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