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Rummer

1770

Clear flint glass with enamel

6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm) other (Top): 4 7/8 in.(12.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1779
Geography: 
Probably made in Bohemia
formerly said to have been made in Manheim, Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Bohemian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Mrs. William B. (Margaret L.) Montague, Norristown, Pa., by 1929; by purchase to Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1929; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Charles Messer Stow, “The Theme of Luxury in the Garvan Collection,” Antiquarian 3, no. 15 (September 1930): 34, ill.

John Stuart Gordon, “Now What it Seems: Object Lesson,” Yale Alumni Magazine 78, no. 3 (January/February 2015): 54, 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.