American Decorative Arts
Maker: H. H., 1680–1700

Tumbler

ca. 1695

Silver

2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm) other (Lip): 3 3/4 in.(9.5 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.141
Culture: 
American
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Catherine Van Shaick; her sister, Geroutie Ten Eyck; Bronx family, New York; Herbert Lawton, Boston, Mass., Francis P. Garvan, New York, N.Y.

Bibliography: 

Clara Louise Avery, An Exhibition of Early New York Silver, exh. cat. (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931), fig. 26.

John Marshall Phillips, “Masterpieces in American Silver; Part I, Seventeenth-Century Traditions,” Antiques vol. 54, no. 6 (December 1948): 416, ill.

An Introduction to Silver: Catalogue of an Exhibition on View Oct. 31, 1953–May 9, 1954, exh. cat. (Newark, N.J.: Newark Museum, 1953), no. 88.

Norman S. Rice, ed., Albany Silver, 1652–1825, exh. cat. (Albany: Albany Institute of History and Art, 1964), 2, 51, fig. 113.

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. 264, no. 992, ill.

Martha Gandy Fales, Early American Silver for the Cautious Collector (New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1970), 47, fig. 42.

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