Receipt for Silver
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Collection Creator: Chrystie, Mary A., 1825-1842.
Dates: 1871 May 31.
Located In: Box 1, Folder 15
Extent: 1.0 pages
Dimensions: 16 x 22.5 cm
1 incomplete letterhead page.
This collection is open for research.
May 31, 1871, New York; part of a receipt for silver bought by
William Few Chrystie, Mary Chrystie's brother, from Starr &
Marcus of No. 22 John Street, Up Stairs, New York, New York;
purchased items include 1 sterling silver tea service, 5 pieces
($385); 2 dozen sterling silver table spoons ($115.50); 2 dozen
sterling silver table forks ($109); 1 1/2 dozen sterling silver
dessert spoons ($56.87); 1 dozen sterling silver dessert forks
($37.87); 2 dozen sterling silver tea spoons ($54); 1 sterling
silver soup ladle ($25); 1 dozen sterling silver egg spoons ($25); 1
gorham plated tureen ($60); 1 gorham plated kettle & stand
($41.50); total cost of these items: $909.74; the rest of the
receipt is lost.
Receipt for Silver; 1871 May 31; Mary Chrystie Papers, Box 1, Folder 15; , Princeton University Library.
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