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American Decorative Arts

Milk Pan

1780–1800

Blown potash-lime glass

3 3/4 × 12 in. (9.53 × 30.5 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1500
Geography: 
Probably made in Midwest
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Frederick William Hunter, New York, by 1919; American Art Association, New York, 7–14 January 1920, lot 1497; by purchase to Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1920–30; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1930

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 6, 50, no. 20, 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.