Pepper shaker

Classification: 
Date: 
1999
Medium: 
Metal alloy
Dimensions: 
overall: 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
Description: 
White metal baluster-shaped pepper shaker.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nambé
Object Number: 
2003.42.3b
Marks: 
label: "Nambe / #6092E.Z. / [copyright symbol] 1999"
Gallery Label: 
New York City-based industrial designer Eva Zeisel, known primarily for her work in ceramics, created designs in metalware for Nambé in 2002. The Nambé foundry began production in Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1951 after discovering an alloy with the beauty of sterling silver and the durability of iron.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1999
eMuseum Object ID: 
52094
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Poffertje pan

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Brass, copper, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 14 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 36.2 cm )
Description: 
Tinned brass circular pan with two copper feet (one missing) and two copper handles that may have been added at a different time; pan incorporates seven molds.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.1309
Gallery Label: 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
44508
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pastry jagger/crimper

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1800-1850
Medium: 
Brass, iron, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 in. ( 21 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Pastry jagger (or crimper) with cylindrical wooden handle; baluster shaped iron shaft; brass crimping wheel.
Object Number: 
Z.96
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
39032
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pastry jagger/crimper

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1780-1830
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 × 1 1/8 in. (11.4 × 2.9 cm)
Description: 
Brass pastry jagger (or crimper) with shaft terminating in tooth-edged arc; crimping wheel attached to opposite end.
Object Number: 
Z.95
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
39031
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pastry jagger/crimper

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 × 1 1/4 in. (11.1 × 3.2 cm)
Description: 
Brass pastry jagger (or crimper) with crimping wheel on either end of shaft.
Object Number: 
Z.94
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
39029
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pastry jagger/crimper

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1850-1900
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 × 1 (10.8 × 2.5 cm)
Description: 
Cast brass pastry jagger (or crimper) with crimped wheel at one end of shaft and tooth-edge arc at opposite.
Object Number: 
Z.86
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
39025
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pie rimmer, crimper and pastry cutter

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1866
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 × 3 in. (14.9 × 7.6 cm)
Description: 
Cast brass pie rimmer, crimper and pastry cutter with two crimping wheels and shaft terminating in tooth-edge arc.
Object Number: 
Z.85
Marks: 
impressed: in shaft: "PAT. SEP. 11, 1866"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1866
eMuseum Object ID: 
39024
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1875
Medium: 
Tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 10.8 cm ) Overall (with lid open): 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (10.8 x 8.3 cm)
Description: 
Painted whale oil lamp with attached lid on shallow round canister attached to saucer base with loop handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Object Number: 
1945.328ab
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1875
eMuseum Object ID: 
38834
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlesticks

Classification: 
Date: 
late 19th century
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 3 x 3 in. ( 20.3 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Brass cylindrical with square base; baluster stem with faceted ring; cylindrical candle socket.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Ruth Weinberger, through Joseph Levine
Object Number: 
1979.92a
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
38830
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Fat lamp (betty lamp)

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 10.2 x 9.5 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Sheet iron heart-shaped fat lamp (or betty lamp) with hinged cover with strap upright armature with attached hook.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1920.53
Gallery Label: 
According to Donald Fennimore, many objects of this type came into New York.
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
38511
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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