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American Decorative Arts

Buckle or barrette

1800–1825

Silver

1/2 × 3 1/8 in. (1.27 × 7.94 cm, 11 g)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1114
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan (1875-1937), New York; gift 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 2, p. 270, no. 1018.

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.