American Decorative Arts

Doorknobs

1830–60

Pressed cobalt blue glass, brass, and iron

knob, each: 1 7/8 x 2 1/4 in. (4.76 x 5.72 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.760a-b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Hardware
Geography: 
Manufactured in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, by 1931; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.