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American Decorative Arts
Maker: John Vernon, American, active 1787–1816

Coffeepot

ca. 1790–1800

Silver

see remarks: 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Gift of Irving S. Olds, B.A. 1907, in memory of Evelyn Foster Olds, for the John Marshall Phillips Collection
1958.38
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
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. 2, p. 158, no. 769, ill.

Graham Hood, American Silver: A History of Style, 1650–1900 (New York: Praeger, 1971), 183, 186–87, fig. 206.

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.