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American Decorative Arts

Covered Sugar Bowl

1820–40

Colorless lead blown glass

bowl with lid: 8 1/8 × 4 3/4 in. (20.64 × 12.07 cm)
bowl: 4 7/8 × 4 3/4 in. (12.38 × 12.07 cm)
lid: 3 7/8 × 4 1/4 in. (9.84 × 10.8 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.850
Geography: 
Made in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Rhea Mansfield Knittle (Earl J. Knittle Antiques), Ashland, Ohio, by 1930; Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1930; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1930

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.