American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Calder, American, 1792–1856

Tumbler

1817–56

Pewter

Height: 7.46 cm (2 15/16 in.); Diam., rim 7.94 cm (3 1/8 in.); Diam, base 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.); Cap. 280 ml (8.4 oz)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.775b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Providence, Rhode Island
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Charles Woolsey Lyon, New York; purchased by Francis P. Garvan in 1923; gift in 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

David L. Barquist, American and English Pewter at the Yale University Art Gallery: A Supplementary Checklist (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1985), 14, 28, no. 206, ill.

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.