William Gale, New York
"Fiddle" Coin Silver Teaspoons, c.1830s
New York, NY
(b.1779 - d.1845) Active c1822 - 1862, usually in a partnership. Gale was a dynastic figure in American silversmithing and the father of manufactured pattern flatware, having invented the diecut roller in 1826.
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