American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Moulton IV, 1772–1861

Two Beakers

ca. 1800–1810

Silver

H. 3 1/2 in (89 mm.); D. base 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.); D. lip 2 3/4 in. (70 mm.); WT. (a) 3 oz., 7 dwt (104 g ); (b) 3 oz, 4 dwt (99 g).
Gift of Miss Mary B. Smith
1942.14a-b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Newburyport, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Gift in 1942 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. 1, p. 221, no. 305.

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