American Decorative Arts

Tumbler

1768

Blown and enameled potash-lime glass

5 3/4 x 4 5/8 in. (14.61 x 11.75 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1575
Culture: 
Bohemian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Geography: 
Probably made in Bohemia
Status: 
Not on view
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., 1930

Bibliography: 

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

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 32, 36–37, no. 11.

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