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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Thomas Harland, American, 1735–1807
Subject: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Dessert Spoon

before 1807 or ca. 1832

Silver

6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1932.103
Geography: 
Made in Norwich, Connecticut
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York; gift in 1932 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, pp. 247–48, no. 367.

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.