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American Decorative Arts

Pitcher, one of a pair

1820–50

Blown and tooled soda-lime glass

3 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 3 1/2 in. (9.53 × 6.99 × 8.89 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.1581a
Geography: 
Made in New Jersey
or made in New York
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, by 1930; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1930

Bibliography: 

Florence Mellows Montgomery, “Ceramics, Glass, and Textiles at Yale,” Antiques 117, no. 6 (June 1980): 1329, pl. 3, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 122, ill.

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 6, 57–60, 108, no. 26, 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.