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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Stillman S. Davis
Patron: Knights of Pythias, American, founded 1864
Honorand: E. M. Carlin, American

Past Chancellor Jewel for the Knights of Pythias

1874–89

Silver

1 7/8 × 2 1/4 in., 18 g (4.76 × 5.72 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1993.96.34
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

E. M. Carlin; Carl R. Kossack.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 157.

Erin E. Eisenbarth, Baubles, Bangles, and Beads American Jewelry from Yale University, 1700-2005 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2005), 21, checklist, no. 97.

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.