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Maker: William Whittemore, 1710–1775

Tablespoon

ca. 1745

Silver

Length: 195 mm Weight: 47 gr
Gift of Mr. Frederick C. Kossack
1985.86.503
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Flatware
Geography: 
Made in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Mr. Kossaack purchassed this piece at one of the Hartford Antiques shows.

Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), 966.

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.