Coffeepot

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Pewter (Britannia metal), wood (probably fruitwood)
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 7 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. ( 22.9 x 19.7 x 13.7 cm )
Description: 
Cast Britannia metal or pewter baluster-shaped coffeepot with scrolled fruitwood handle; hinged domed lid with ball finial.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.62
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
29164
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Basin

Classification: 
Date: 
1780-1800
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 6 in. ( 5.1 x 15.2 cm )
Description: 
Basin with a single reed rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.25
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1800
eMuseum Object ID: 
29163
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Charger

Classification: 
Date: 
1720-1770
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 15 in. ( 0.6 x 38.1 cm )
Description: 
Pewter dish with single-reeded brim; engraved and chased with shield containing crossed swords and bird.
Object Number: 
INV.649
Marks: 
struck: once beneath well: winged rose surmounted by crown; "H.S." surmounted by crowns
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1770
eMuseum Object ID: 
29161
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Whale-oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter, ebony
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 7 x 5 1/4 in. ( 29.2 x 17.8 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Pewter whale-oil lamp with hinged, high dome lid with ebony acorn finial, cup-shaped font with extended arm, set on straight, slightly tapered shaft with attached bracketed handle and circular base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1920.40
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
29001
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1780-1830
Medium: 
Pewter, copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 5 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 27.3 x 13.3 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Lamp with circular pedestal foot, cylindrical tapering stem with strap handle, cup-shaped support for long copper spouted cylindrical reservoir with domed, finialed lid, large strap loop on back and side hook loop.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1920.38a-c
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1830
eMuseum Object ID: 
28961
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlestick

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. ( 14.6 x 9.8 cm )
Description: 
Pewter baluster-shaped candlestick with bobeche, on molded circular base with engraved ring decoration, also ring decoration under bobeche.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.95
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
28929
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Spoon

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1800-1850
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 14.6 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Pewter tea spoon with pointed oval bowl and curved stem with rounded end with beaded border.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.375
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: 
28208
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Spoon

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1800-1850
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 21 x 4.4 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Pewter metal spoon with oval bowl with pointed end and curved stem with broad, rounded end; maker's mark and oval medallion with flower buds cast on stem reverse; flower buds with leaves and dots cast on bowl reverse.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.613a
Marks: 
cast: into stem on reverse: "STEENKESTE"
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: 
28174
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Porringer

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1825
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. ( 4.1 x 16.2 x 11.7 cm )
Description: 
Pewter porringer with molded and applied handle with pierced serpentine decoration.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.17
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1825
eMuseum Object ID: 
28039
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

double lidded, footed container

Classification: 
Date: 
early 19th century
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 5 x 3 1/4 in. ( 4.1 x 12.7 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Pewter two-lidded hinged rectangular container for sealing wax and sand with gadrooning around rim on four paw feet; date inscribed on one lid; three compartments on interior.
Object Number: 
INV.13694
Marks: 
stamped: on underside of lid: circle with winged figure (barely legible) scratched: on top of other lid: "1798"
Gallery Label: 
This container is for desk use and holds sealing wax or sand.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
27828
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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