American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Moulton III, American, 1720–1793

Teaspoon

1750–60

Silver

4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Glen Wright
1952.22.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in Newburyport, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Gift in 1952 to 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. 155, no. 193.

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 721.

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.