American Decorative Arts
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Manufacturer: Tiffany and Company, American, founded 1837

Flask

ca. 1877

Blown and engraved lead glass and sterling silver

4 7/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 1/16 in. (12.38 x 7.94 x 2.7 cm)
Gift of Janet Zapata
2016.117.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Geography: 
Manufactured in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

by purchase to Janet Zapata, New York, NY, ca. 2006; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 2016

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 180–81, no. 95.

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.