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American Decorative Arts

Rummer

1765–85

Clear flint glass with enamel

5 1/4 × 4 in. (13.3 × 10.16 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.787
Geography: 
Made in Pennsylvania
Culture: 
German or Bohemian
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Mrs. William B. (Margaret L.) Montague, Norristown, Pa., by 1929; by purchase to Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1929; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Charles Messer Stow, “The Theme of Luxury in the Garvan Collection,” Antiquarian 3, no. 15 (September 1930): 34, ill.

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