American Silver from the Kossack Collection:A Checklist
Checklist for 1988 exhibit celebrating the gift to Yale by the Kossack family of American silver encompassing at the time almost 4,400 objects dating from about 1720 to 1890. It included 1,965 tea, 774 table, 207 dessert, 199 salt and 49 mustard and other small spoons; 467 sugar shells and tongs; 269 ladles; 151 pieces of holloware; 126 forks; 46 knives; 43 spectacles; 36 serving pieces, and 35 pieces of jewelry representing the work of approximately 1,100 silversmiths. Listed authors are David L. Barquist, Patricia E. Kane and Aline H. Zeno. Booklet is 28 pages, 9 inches high, 4 inches wide. First Class mailing within the USA will be $2.00.