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Badge of Zeta Psi Owned by Anthony N. B. Garvan

1936

Gold and pearls

5/8 × 5/8 in. (1.6 × 1.6 cm, 4 g)
Gift of Mrs. Anthony N. B. Garvan
1999.46.2
Geography: 
Manufactured in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Anthony N. B. Garvan (1917–1992), New Haven, Conn., then Philadelphia, 1936; by inheritance to his wife Beatrice Bronson Garvan, Philadelphia, 1992; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1999

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1999,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2000): 161.

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. 91.

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.