Plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1780-1800
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
(a) platter: 1 7/8 x 24 3/8 x 18 3/4 in.; (c-n) plates: 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.
Description: 
One of a set of thirteen circular molded creamware plates with grape vine border hand painted in shades of brown overglaze and banded on either side with a brown stripe; at center, monogram inside a laurel wreath, also in brown overglaze.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Robert Carmer Hill, through Mrs. R. C. Hill
Object Number: 
1947.111d
Gallery Label: 
According to donor, this platter is one of a set of dinnerware including two platters and thirteen plates ordered from England by William Hill (1751-1826), the great-grandfather of the donor. Hill emigrated from Londonderry, May 20, 1773, and arrived in New York City in July. He established himself as a New York City merchant who lived for a time at 199 Front Street, and later, on Courtlandt Street; his firm, William Hill & Co., was variously located at 201 Water Street, 21 Wall Street, Maiden Lane, and Broadway. He was prominent in commercial and charitable life during the Revolution and in the period immediately thereafter; was Trustee of the New York Hospital and one of the earliest shareholders of the New York Society Library. He was treasurer of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Society from 1797 to 1804, having been a member since 1784. He also served as a vestryman for Trinity Church from 1812 to 1818.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1800
eMuseum Object ID: 
57722
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 5 in.
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12772
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57713
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 5 in.
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12771
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57712
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 5 in.
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12770
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57711
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (3.2 × 13.3 cm)
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12769
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57710
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 5 in.
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12768
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57709
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 5 in.
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12767
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57705
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 5 in.
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12766
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57704
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (3.2 × 13.3 cm)
Description: 
One of set of nine saucers with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of porcelian coffee service.
Object Number: 
INV.12765
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
57703
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bouillon cup with cover and saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1890-1908
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
cups: 2 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.; covers: 1 1/2 x 4 in.; saucers: 5/8 x 6 in.
Description: 
One of a set of four molded belleek porcelain bouillon cups, covers, and saucers; fluted with serrated ribs radiating from center with gold rim and pinkish coral-like finials.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Thomas Mott Fraser and Mrs. Cola G. Parker, in memory of their mother Mrs. Martha Mott Fraser
Object Number: 
1951.31.4a-c
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1908
eMuseum Object ID: 
57702
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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