American Decorative Arts
Maker: Samuel Dorrance, American, 1778–1815

Teaspoon

ca. 1805–15

Silver

L. 6 1/16 in. (154 mm.)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1933.26
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in Providence, Rhode Island
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York; gift in 1933 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. 298, no. 498.

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