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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Zachariah Brigden, 1734–1787

Tablespoon

ca. 1770

Silver

other: 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1988.93.6
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this tablespoon in January, 1986 from Whirligig Antiques, Austin, Texas.

Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 214.

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.