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American Decorative Arts
Maker, formerly attributed to: Hiram Yale and Company, American, ca. 1825–1831


1825–31 and ca. 1900


6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
other (at base): 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
other (at rim): 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
Made in Wallingford, Connecticut, North America
Made in Sheffield
American, British
19th century
Containers - Metals

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 30-31, no. 125, ill.

Louis Guerineau Myers, Some Notes on American Pewterers (New York: Country Life, 1926), 75, ill.

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, 2 vols. (Boston: Barre Publishers, 1940), 132, vol. 1.

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.