American Decorative Arts
Maker, attributed to: Philip Garrett, 1780–1851

Button

ca. 1825

Silver

1 in. (2.54 cm, 4 g)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.4878
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
On view*
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan (1875 - 1937), New York, New York; gift 1930 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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. 222, no. 895.

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