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American Decorative Arts Highlights

The collection of American decorative arts ranges in date from the 17th century to the present. The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection, renowned for its strength in the colonial and early Federal periods, is the core of the collection and is noteworthy for rare examples of American silver.

Beaker
"Rozane Della Robbia" Vase
Shoe Buckle
Fancy Chair No. 7
Flagon
Coverlet, "Electric" Pattern
Tea or Coffee Service
Continuous Bow-back Windsor  Chair
Sideboard
Shelf Clock
Sugar Bowl
Desk and Bookcase with Side Chair and Blotter