American Decorative Arts
Maker: David Greenleaf, Sr., 1737–1800

Tablespoon

ca. 1790

Silver

other: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1988.93.8
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in Coventry, Connecticut
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossack purchased this spoon in August, 1985 from Lewis Scranton, Killingworth, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 516.

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