American Decorative Arts
Maker: Beriah Chittenden, American, 1751–1826

Ladle

1810–25

Silver

Length: 149 mm
Gift of Josephine Setze
1967.38
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in New Haven, Connecticut
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Gift in 1967 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

An Exhibition of Early Silver by New Haven Silversmiths, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: New Haven Museum and Historical Society, 1967), 28, no. 60.

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. 253, no. 389.

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.