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American Decorative Arts
Maker, attributed to: Henry William Stiegel, American, 1729–1785

Covered Sugar Bowl

1765–85

Mold-blown lead glass

7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1501
Geography: 
Probably made in Manheim, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
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 F. Montgomery and Patricia E. Kane, eds., American Art: 1750–1800 Towards Independence, exh. cat. (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 248–49, fig. 225.

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