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American Decorative Arts

Macassar Oil Bottle

1820–80

Aquamarine mold lbown glass

2 1/2 × 1 1/8 × 5/8 in. (6.35 × 2.858 × 1.588 cm)
Gift of Peter B. Cooper, B.A. 1960, LL.B. 1964, M.U.S. 1965
2009.114.2
Geography: 
Made in England
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

James W. Cooper, '26, '29 LLB, by descent to Peter B. Cooper, 1987; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. 2009

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

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.