Overall: 1 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 4.1 x 4.8 cm )
molded: in low relief on two contigoud panels: "FARLEY/ NY"
Amber olive glass ink bottle blown in two part mold; octagonal bottle with sloping shoulders and cylindrical neck; barely visible low relief inscription on side.
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.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.