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American Decorative Arts
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Patron: Ogden Goelet, American, 1851–1897
Manufacturer: Tiffany and Company, American, founded 1837

Goelet Cup for the Schooner Lasca

1893

Sterling silver

22 1/4 × 22 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (56.5 × 57.2 × 26.7 cm)
Friends of American Arts Acquisition Fund; Friends of American Decorative Arts Acquisitions Fund; Koenigsberg, M.A. 1981, M.Phil. 1984, Ph.D. 1987, and David Becker, B.A. 1979 Fund; Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Coyle, LL.B. 1943, Fund; and Peter B. Cooper, B.A. 1960, LL.B. 1964, M.U.S. 1965, and Field C. McIntyre American Decorative Arts Acquisition Fund
2021.3.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

John E. Brooks (1813-1899), New York and Rye, New York. Christie’s, New York, June 17, 1992, lot 13. Victor Niederhoffer (born 1943), New York; consigned to Sotheby’s, New York, December 15, 1998, lot 108. Koopman Rare Art, London. M. S. Rau, New Orleans; sold 2018 to J. D. Parks; consigned to Heritage Auctions, Dallas, November 17, 2020, lot 74033; purchased by Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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