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American Decorative Arts
Maker, attributed to: Pittsburgh Flint Glass Works
Proprietor: Bakewell, Page and Bakewell, 1813–1827

Salt

1827–32

Pressed lead glass

1 1/2 × 3 5/8 × 2 in. (3.8 × 9.2 × 5.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.1063
Geography: 
Made in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Purchased for Francis P. Garvan by Rhea Knittle, receipt dated 12 May 1930; Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1930–31; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1931

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 90–91, 118, no. 46, fig. 46A.

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.