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American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Garret Forbes, American, 1751–1840

Wine Siphon

1830–50

Silver

L. 14 1/4 in. (362 mm); Wt. 3 oz, 7 dwt. (104 g)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.5001
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, N.Y.

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. 166, no. 800.

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.