Plate Maker: Unknown

ca. 1725–40

American Decorative Arts

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


Tin-glazed earthenware with polychromatic floral decoration


1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
rim: 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm)
base: 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)

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Mabel Brady Garvan Collection

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18th century


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Unknown Hartford-area owner; sold to Dwight Hawley Buell (1833–1889), Hartford, Conn., by 1877; sold to Irving W. Lyon (1840–1896), Hartford, Conn., 1877; bequeathed to Irving P. Lyon (1870–1944), Buffalo, N.Y., 1896; sold to Francis P. Garvan (1875–1937), New York, 1929; given to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1931
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