American Decorative Arts
Maker: Simon Edgell, American, ca. 1713–1742

Dish

ca. 1713–42

Pewter

16 11/16 in. (42.4 cm) other: 16 11/16 in. (42.4 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.273
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Louis Guerineau Myers, Some Notes on American Pewterers (New York: Country Life, 1926), 36–39, ill.

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, 2 vols. (Boston: Barre Publishers, 1940), 40, vol. 2.

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 8, 50-51, no. 185, ill.

Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art (Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1976), 23–24, fig. 19.

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