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Maker: Barzillai Benjamin, 1774–1844

Teaspoon

1810–20

Silver

5 13/16 in. (14.8 cm)
Gift of Frederick W. Lane
1965.7a
Geography: 
Made in New Haven, Connecticut
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

Gift in 1965 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. 259, no. 420.

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.