desk set

Classification: 
Date: 
1780-1880
Medium: 
Pewter, cork
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 6 x 4 in. ( 7 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular tray with canted, scalloped corners on four ball and claw feet fitted with two cylindrical pen holders, cylindrical sand shaker and ink jar (both removable) and central cylinrical container with removable top and cork backing.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1925.39a-d
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1880
eMuseum Object ID: 
17607
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

salt cellar

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Pewter, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 4.4 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Cylindrical pewter or britannia metal salt with blue glass liner
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1923.56ab
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
17606
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cuspidor

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 4 5/8 in. ( 9.8 x 11.7 cm )
Description: 
Baluster-shaped spun sheet pewter cuspidor with molded foot rim and wide, rolled rim.
Object Number: 
INV.610
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
17605
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Porringer

Classification: 
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 6 5/8 x 5 1/8 in. ( 5.1 x 16.8 x 13 cm )
Description: 
Bellied bowl basin with rounded sides and everted rim, pierced handle with pointed bracket.
Object Number: 
1922.21
Marks: 
stamped: on handle: "AW"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
17604
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Porringer

Classification: 
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 5/8 x 4 3/8 in. ( 3.2 x 19.4 x 11.1 cm )
Description: 
Two- handled porringer with cast floral decoration on bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.11
Marks: 
struck: on both handles: "HK" in crown above flower
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
17603
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Porringer

Classification: 
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 3.5 x 19.7 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Two-handled porringer with cast floral decoration on bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Fairchild
Object Number: 
1925.41
Marks: 
struck: on one handle: "AB"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
17602
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Inkstand

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Pewter, ceramic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 6 7/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 17.5 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular pewter inkstand on four ball feet with two hinged lids covering two ceramic inkwells and a long drawer for receiving pens.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1926.18a-c
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
17601
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mug

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter (Britannia metal), glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 11.1 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Tapering cylindrical britannia metal mug; loop handles; incised line and glass bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.51
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
17565
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Porringer

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 5 x 3 3/4 in. ( 2.9 x 12.7 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Basin bowl porringer with old English handle; no linen mark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.12
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1840
eMuseum Object ID: 
17564
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

chalice

Classification: 
Date: 
1835-1845
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 3 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Britannia metal ecclesiastical chalice with inverted bell-shaped bowl; double concave stem, domed foot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.91
Marks: 
struck: beneath foot: "LEONARD REED & BARTON"
Gallery Label: 
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
17563
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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