American Decorative Arts
Maker: Boardman and Company, American, 1825–1827

Porringer

1805–20

Pewter

1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm) other (at rim): 4 7/8 in.(12.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.173
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Hartford, Connecticut
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 24, no. 90.

Charles F. Montgomery and Patricia E. Kane, eds., American Art: 1750–1800 Towards Independence, exh. cat. (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 216–17, fig. 180.

Judith Bernstein et al., The Eye of the Beholder: Fakes, Replicas, and Alterations in American Art, ed. Gerald W. R. Ward, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1977), 50, fig. 58.

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