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Maker: Ebenezer Moulton, American, 1768–1824

Communion cup

1815

Silver

Height: 9 1/16 in. (23 cm)
Width, foot: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Diam. rim: 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
Gift of Vincent D. Andrus, Jr., B.A. 1963, and Caroline Andrus in memory of Dorelle Moulton Andrus Tanner
2018.95.1
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

New South Church Society, Boston. William A. Moulton (1891–1956), Kenilworth, Illinois; by descent to his daughter Dorelle Moulton Andrus, Greenwich, Conn.; by descent in her family; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2018

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.