Mug Maker: Unknown

1765–85

American Decorative Arts

On view, 1st floor, American Decorative Arts before 1900
Medium

Blown and engraved potash-lime glass

Dimensions

Mug with lid: 8 1/2 × 3 3/4 × 4 3/4 in. (21.59 × 9.53 × 12.07 cm)
Mug: 5 1/4 × 3 1/2 × 4 3/4 in. (13.34 × 8.89 × 12.07 cm)
Lid: 3 1/2 × 3 3/4 in. (8.89 × 9.53 cm)

Credit Line

Mabel Brady Garvan Collection

Accession Number

1931.1149a-b

Culture
Period

18th century

Classification
Disclaimer

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Provenance

Provenance

Frederick J. WIlliamson, Montclair, NJ, by 1916; American Art Association, New York, 5 December 196, lot 484; by purchase to Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1916–31; 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), 4, fig. 1
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Object/Work type

mugs

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