American Decorative Arts
Maker: Ashbil Griswold, American, 1784–1853

Lather Box

1818–34

Pewter

1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) other (at base): 3 5/8 in.(9.2 cm) other (at rim): 4 5/16 in.(11 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.294
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Meriden, Connecticut
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 23-24, no. 85, ill.

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