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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Joshua Dorsey, w. c. 1796 - 1804

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ca. 1800–1805

Silver

9 1/16 in. (23 cm)
Gift of Rev. Pres. George B. Cutten, 1897
1933.25
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
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. 231, no. 912.

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