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American Decorative Arts
Maker: William Will, American, 1742–1798

Basin

1764–98

Pewter

1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) other: 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.207
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Bibliography: 

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 53, no. 191.

Suzanne Hamilton, “The Pewter of William Will: A Checklist,” Winterthur Portfolio 7 (1972): p. 132, no. 3.

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.