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Burning fluid lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 3 1/4 in. ( 13.7 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Small pewter burning fluid oil lamp with single wick and a ring handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1920.44
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
37318
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Three candlesticks

Classification: 
Date: 
late 19th century, early 20th century
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 3 5/8 in. ( 14.6 x 9.2 cm )
Description: 
One of three pewter candlesticks with bell shaped base and baluster shaped shaft.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1967.55a
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
37294
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlestick

Classification: 
Date: 
1785-1800
Medium: 
Pewter, copper, silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 4 in. ( 14.3 x 10.8 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Copper and silver plated wax jack (or taper stand) with oval base, lyre-shaped body and reeded socket; wax taper would have wound around pin which goes through upper section of body.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Antoinette Bobert
Object Number: 
1922.117
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this was used in a New York law office.
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1800
eMuseum Object ID: 
37292
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

footed bowl

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1820
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 7.3 x 8.6 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Urn-shaped pewter waste bowl with dragon and acanthus leaf handles; cast fluting and bell flowers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1926.25
Gallery Label: 
According to Donald Fennimore, this teacup and saucer were intended for a child; it could have been patinated originally, which might explain the blue color.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1820
eMuseum Object ID: 
37290
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: 
1922.90
Marks: 
struck: beneath foot: "LENOARD REED & BARTON"
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
37289
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pitcher.

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1875-1900
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3 in. ( 15.9 x 12.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Baluster shaped cream jug with scroll handle, fine gadrooned decoration around rim and band near base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.58
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
37288
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

creamer

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 4 in. ( 14.3 x 11.1 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Small jug (or creamer) with shaped molded rim with shell motif under spout, broken scroll handle with foliate thumb pad on pear-shaped vessel with molded neck and band and tucked in base with spreading foot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.57
Marks: 
marked: on base: winged figure, "G.V."
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, the engraved "V" is an abbreviation for "vino" and would have originally been part of a set of three pieces including a water jug and a chalice.
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
37287
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

creamer

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 6 x 3 1/2 in. ( 14.9 x 15.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Small spouted flagon with bell-shaped hinged lid, flared brim finial, shell thumbpiece, broken scroll hollow handle on tapering cylindrical vessel with reeded, spearing skirt foot.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.38
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
37284
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlestick

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 26 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Pewter candlestick with circular foot with gadrooned edge, baluster shaft with gadrooned band on upper flange, and gadrooned banding on bottom of socket and on edge of bobeche.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Caroline Phelps Stokes
Object Number: 
1896.49
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1875
eMuseum Object ID: 
37277
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

condiment shaker

Classification: 
Date: 
1770-1800
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 14 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Sugar caster with screw top baluster shaped caster with baluster finial, pierced top with assorted shapes and circular base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 
1922.33
Marks: 
marked: on bottom of base: illegible
Gallery Label: 
This caster was originally plated with metal.
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1800
eMuseum Object ID: 
37256
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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