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American Decorative Arts

Doorknobs

1820–45

Pressed coblat blue glass, brass, and iron

knob, each: 1 7/8 × 2 1/4 in. (4.76 × 5.72 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.761a-b
Geography: 
Manufactured in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Hardware
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan, New York, by 1931; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.