American Decorative Arts
Maker: Joseph Richardson, Sr., 1711–1784

Sugar Bowl

1765–80

Silver

6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm) other (Lip): 4 3/4 in.(12.1 cm) base (Base): 2 7/8 in.(7.3 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1287a-b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Luke V. Lockwood, Greenwich, Conn.; Francis P. Garvan, New York, N.Y. (1929).

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. 193, no. 845.

Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 34–35, 104–6, no. 86, ill.

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.