Mug

Classification: 
Medium: 
glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 4 x 3 in. ( 10.2 x 10.2 x 7.6 cm )
Object Number: 
INV.575
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
1670
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bowl

Classification: 
Medium: 
glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 4 x 3 in. ( 7.6 x 10.2 x 7.6 cm )
Object Number: 
INV.574
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
1669
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1860
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 7/8 in. ( 2.5 x 25.1 cm )
Description: 
Molded creamware plate with irregularly scalloped edge printed black with central image of sailing ship with painted overglaze green sea, yellow hull, and red and blue American flag; on brim, painted floral sprigs.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number: 
1952.144
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
1667
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1875
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 9 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 24.1 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware plate with iregularly scalloped edge, printed light blue with central inscription and spread eagle with scrolls.
Object Number: 
INV.633
Marks: 
printed: on obverse in center: "CONGRESS/ SHALL MAKE NO LAW/ RESPECTING/ AN ESTABLISHMENT OF RELIGION;/ OR PROHIBITING/ THE FREE EXERCISE THEREOF/ OR ABRIDGING THE FREEDOM OF SPEECH./ OR OF THE PRESS/ OR THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE PEACEABLY/ TO ASSEMBLE/ AND
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1875
eMuseum Object ID: 
1662
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cup and saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
cups: 2 1/8 x 4 3/8 x 3 5/8 in.; saucers: 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Description: 
Porcelain cup and saucer with broad border of salmon-colored enamel with outlining and accents in gilding; enamel borders are crossed by curving diaper-patterned bands of gilding.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. William D. Bloodgood
Object Number: 
1939.467ab
Gallery Label: 
This cup and saucer belonged to Janet Livingston (1743-1828), wife of General Richard Montgomery (1738-1775); see Anthology of British teapots/ teacups for more information.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1825
eMuseum Object ID: 
1649
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bread and butter plate

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Description: 
Porcelain bread and butter plate with broad border of salmon-colored enamel with outlining and accents in gilding; enamel borders are crossed by curving diaper-patterned bands of gilding.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William D. Bloodgood
Object Number: 
1939.451
Gallery Label: 
This bread and butter plate belonged to Janet Livingston (1743-1828), wife of General Richard Montgomery (1738-1775); see Anthology of British teapots/ teacups for more information.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1825
eMuseum Object ID: 
1640
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pitcher: Milky White w/blue spots

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 8.9 x 9.5 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Molded parian ware pitcher with pattern of vertical beaded stripes and ovals, which each have a dot of blue enamel at the center.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number: 
INV.13636
Marks: 
written: on adhesive collector's label attached to bottom of the pitcher: "268/Amer"
Gallery Label: 
The United States Pottery Company (1847 - 1858) produced ornamental objects including yellow ware with Rockingham and flint enamel glazes, agate and granite wares, porcelain and parian. Technically innovative, the United States Pottery Company gained national prominence when its wares were featured in the 1853 Crystal Palace Exhibition in New York City. 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.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1880
eMuseum Object ID: 
1637
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Shaving mug

Classification: 
Date: 
1879-1900
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 7.9 x 11.4 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain mug with molded foot; gilt rim on lip, handle, and foot; gilt wheat wreath.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Richard Weber
Object Number: 
1935.17
Marks: 
printed: on reverse: "D & Co" gilded: on exterior: "Richard Weber/1878"
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor (Richard Weber- b.1878), this mug belonged to his father Richard Weber (1847-1908) and was used in a barber shop between 119-120th Streets and Third Avenue in New York City until 1917.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1636
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cup and saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
cups: 2 1/8 x 4 3/8 x 3 5/8 in.; saucers: 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Description: 
Porcelain cup and saucer with broad border of salmon-colored enamel with outlining and accents in gilding; enamel borders are crossed by curving diaper-patterned bands of gilding.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. William D. Bloodgood
Object Number: 
1939.469ab
Gallery Label: 
This cup and saucer belonged to Janet Livingston (1743-1828), wife of General Richard Montgomery (1738-1775); see Anthology of British teapots/ teacups for more information.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1825
eMuseum Object ID: 
1635
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Tile

Classification: 
Date: 
1700-1800
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 5 x 1/4 in. ( 12.7 x 12.7 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Tin-glazed earthenware tile with blue and white painted decoration; buff-colored body; image of tree branch extending from base to top of tile.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Reverend William Hall, 1870
Object Number: 
INV.8796
Marks: 
written: on reverse: "May 23, 1870/ presented by/ Rev. William/ Hall" painted: on reverse: "C5"
Gallery Label: 
According to a note on the envelope within which the tile was found, it is from the Bunivet (possibly Boudinot) House in Elizabeth, NJ. The tile is part of a larger tile picture and the inscription "C5" on the reverse is a guide to assembling the picture.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1800
eMuseum Object ID: 
1582
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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