Plate

Classification: 
Date: 
after 1919
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 10 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 26 cm )
Description: 
Ceramic plate with colored transfer print image of Theodore Roosevelt with inscription below in black gothic letters. "Born Oct 27, 185___ [7 or 9]/Died Jan [?] 191____ [5 or 9].
Object Number: 
1958.157
Marks: 
impressed: on back: diamond with number "11" in the middle
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1919
eMuseum Object ID: 
953
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Fruit bowl

Classification: 
Date: 
1853-1870
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. ( 7.3 x 16.8 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain tea set including a fruit bowl; set has border of fine intertwining branches in gilding and green enamel; additional gilding on rims, edges, seams, and highlighting finials and handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Object Number: 
1941.223
Marks: 
printed: in oval on underside of each piece: "HAVILAND & CO. / DOUBLE / GILDING / LIMOGES"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
737
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pastry plates

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 18.4 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain tea set including 20 pastry plates; set has border of fine intertwining branches in gilding and green enamel; additional gilding on rims, edges, seams, and highlighting finials and handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Object Number: 
1941.181-200
Marks: 
printed: in oval on underside of each piece: "HAVILAND & CO./DOUBLE GILDING/LIMOGES"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
630
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pitcher

Classification: 
Date: 
1815-1850
Medium: 
Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 5 x 6 1/2 in. ( 14.6 x 12.7 x 16.5 cm )
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware pitcher decorated with hand-incised and cobalt bird on a branch and leaves.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.524
Marks: 
written: on adhesive collector's label attached to bottom of pitcher: "888 / Amer"
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: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
609
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bottle

Classification: 
Medium: 
ceramic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 4 in. ( 27.9 x 10.2 cm )
Object Number: 
1927.87
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
538
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Jar

Classification: 
Date: 
1794-1815
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 diam. x 8 7/8 in. (11.4 x 22.5 cm)
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware jar with incised and painted design; stamped "Plumbs" on back.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.806
Marks: 
Stamped on front: "C. CROLIUS / MANUFACTURER / MANHATTAN-WELLS / NEW YORK."
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: 
1815
eMuseum Object ID: 
535
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Footed fruit bowl

Classification: 
Date: 
1851-1861
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/8 x 10 in. ( 10.5 x 25.4 cm )
Description: 
Pearlware fruit dish with twelve sided foot and bowl; purple transfer printed grape vine and lace border with pastoral landscape and castle (Jenny Lind's); green, blue, and red enamel overglaze.
Credit Line: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Object Number: 
1945.236d
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse: "Improved/StoneChina/HANLEY" [illegible]
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1861
eMuseum Object ID: 
532
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Still bank

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1880
Medium: 
Stoneware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 4 in. ( 13.7 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Wheel-thrown gray stoneware still bank with salt glaze; jug shape with strap handle; pierced horizontal slot (for coins).
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.845
Marks: 
inscribed: om ink on bottom: "N. Jersey"
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: 
1880
eMuseum Object ID: 
504
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Flask

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Redware flask with brown glaze, bun shape with small round hole in side.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.580
Marks: 
written: on adhesive collector's label attached to bottom of flask: "835/Amer."
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: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
469
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mold

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1870
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 11 1/8 in. ( 7.9 x 28.3 cm )
Description: 
Molded redware mold with gadrooning swirling from an open center, decorated with iron oxide splashes on rim and exterior, complete coat of lead glaze.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.521
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: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
468
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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