American Decorative Arts
Maker: Daniel Curtiss, American, active 1821–40

Covered pitcher

ca. 1822–40

Pewter

10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm) other (body): 6 3/4 in.(17.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.299
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Albany, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

L. G. Myers

Bibliography: 

Louis Guerineau Myers, Some Notes on American Pewterers (New York: Country Life, 1926), 17, ill.

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, 2 vols. (Boston: Barre Publishers, 1940), 33, pl. 73, fig. 627.

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 48, no. 176, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 117, ill.

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