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Mug

1765–85

Blown and engraved potash-lime glass

Mug with lid: 8 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (21.59 x 9.53 x 12.07 cm) Mug: 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (13.34 x 8.89 x 12.07 cm) Lid: 3 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (8.89 x 9.53 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.1149a-b
Culture: 
German
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Geography: 
Probably made in Bohemia
Status: 
On view
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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