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American Decorative Arts

Covered Sugar Bowl

1795–1815

Mold-blown lead glass

4 5/8 × 5 1/4 in. (11.75 × 13.34 cm)
Lid: 2 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (5.72 × 13.34 cm)
Bowl: 3 × 5 1/4 in. (7.62 × 13.34 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1533a-b
Geography: 
Probably made in United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Probably American, possibly British
Period: 
18th–19th 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., 1930

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