American Decorative Arts
Maker: Free American Mine, American, founded 1876

Silver Ingot

1878–80

Silver

1/2 × 2 15/16 × 7/8 in. (1.27 × 7.46 × 2.22 cm)
American Arts Purchase Fund
1978.80
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Geography: 
Made in Georgetown, Colorado
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1978,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 37, no. 2 (Summer 1979): 61.

Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 51–52, no. 6, ill.

Harold Newman, An Illustrated Dictionary of Silverware (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1987), 176, 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.