Match holder: open coach, blue

Classification: 
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 4.1 x 7 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Blue pressed lead glass match holder in the form of an open coach without a horse; underside has fine grid pattern, possibly for use as striking pad.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number: 
1953.622
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1962
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cream jug

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 x 3 1/4 in. ( 11.4 x 12.7 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Light amethyst blown non-lead glass cream jug; tall cylindrical body with tapered neck and flared rim pulled out to form spout; pattern-molded with 12 vertical ribs; applied rounded handle with long terminal, crimped and curled back at lower terminal; pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number: 
1953.474
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
1948
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bowl: footed salt

Classification: 
Date: 
1845-1865
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Cobalt blue pressed lead glass footed salt; circular bowl with scalloped rim, rib and oval decorated sides; circular rib-decorated foot.
Object Number: 
INV.3956
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
1946
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Decanter with stopper

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 27.3 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass decanter blown in a three-part mold (McKearin GV-13); tapered neck with flanged lip, cylindrical body molded with a band of heart-shaped panels containing feather motifs above chain with vertical ribs at base, with flat base with pontil mark; ribbed spherical stopper blown in a three-part mold (McKearin 24). Mold seams especially visable on body.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.749ab
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: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Decanter with stopper

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 5 in. ( 26.7 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass decanter blown in a three-part mold (McKearin GIII-2, Type 1) with tapered ribbed neck with flanged lip, rounded shoulders molded with wide vertical ribbing swirles to right, and a cylindrical body with band of sunbursts in diamonds above vertical ribbing with a plain base with pontil mark; pressed disc stopper with rays (McKearin 25).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number: 
1953.461ab
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
1942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Decanter with stopper

Classification: 
Date: 
1810-1830
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 24.1 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless cut lead glass decanter; short cylindrical neck and flaring lip; long, sloping shoulders decorated with step cutting; slightly bulbous barrel-shaped body cut with fourteen panels; cut with rays beneath base; mushroom-shaped stopper cut with rays extending from center to perimeter.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Francis P. Webb
Object Number: 
1954.85ab
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
1941
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Tumbler

Classification: 
Date: 
1875-1925
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 3 in. ( 9.5 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Red pressed glass tumbler; truncated conical shape with twelve molded flutes below band of diamond diapering below plain rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Object Number: 
1940.340d
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this tumbler was probably made in Austria.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1925
eMuseum Object ID: 
1940
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Sauce plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1830-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 6 1/8 in. ( 2.2 x 15.6 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass plate with rose surrounded by waffle-patterned border at center and alternating diamonds and waffle-patterned hearts on rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number: 
1938.16
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
1938
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Sauce plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1835-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 7 in. ( 2.5 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass plate with scalloped rim with large separated beads, alternating plain and stippled petals on sides, and small flower surrounded by acorn and oak leaf wreath at center.
Object Number: 
INV.3702
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
1933
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cup plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1835-1850
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless pressed lead glass cup plate; circular form with scalloped edge (two small scallops alternating with one larger scallop); eight-pointed star at center of shallow well, filled in with diamonds; pattern of linked circles, every other (larger) circle filled in with diamonds, along interior rim (Lee-Rose 255).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Coates in loving memory of Howard Masten and Anne Louise Canoune
Object Number: 
1971.109u
Gallery Label: 
Collectors call this pattern a variation of the Roman Rosette pressed glass pattern, but its original name and manufacturer are unknown (See Publications).
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
1929
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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