American Decorative Arts
Maker: George Ridout, w. c. 1751

Pair of sweetmeat dishes

ca. 1750

Silver

7/8 in. (2.2 cm) other: 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1939.561a-b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Kathryn C. Buhler and Graham Hood, American Silver in the Yale University Art Gallery, 2 vols. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1970), vol. 2, p. 125, no. 696.

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