Pipe

Object Number: 
1938.364
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 4 1/2 x 7/8 in. ( 4.1 x 11.4 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
Molded along left side of pipe stem: "73 W WHITE A.X"; along right side of pipe stem: "GLASGOW"
Description: 
Red earthenware pipe with sprig-molded sailor at ship's wheel on either side of bowl.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elie Nadelman
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group