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Plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 12 1/8 in. ( 4.8 x 30.8 cm )
Description: 
Drape molded redware plate with serrated edge, obverse, decorated with large slip-trailed inscription under a lead glaze; edge also dipped in glaze.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.701
Marks: 
written: in slip on obverse: "Novr the/1 All Saints/Day"
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: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
3085
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bowl

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1880
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. ( 8.9 x 21.6 cm )
Description: 
Redware double-walled bowl with outer wall decoratively pierced and glazed, interior left unglazed; flared rim pierced three times at equal intervals.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number: 
INV.13025
Marks: 
written: on fragment of label on underside 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.
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1880
eMuseum Object ID: 
3074
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Decanter

Classification: 
Date: 
1820-1845
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 20 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass decanter blown in three-part mold; plain bulbous body with sloping shoulders and cylindrical neck; flange lip; pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.1089
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: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
3041
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mug

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1845
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 9.2 x 11.4 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Molded yellowware panelled, cylindrical mug with wide base and angular handle with rounded thumbpiece of scrolling foliage; clear glaze.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.1441
Marks: 
impressed: on base in circle with scalloped edge: "AMERICAN/POTTERY,C/O/JERSEY CITY, N. J."
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: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
3015
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cup and saucer

Classification: 
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
cup: 2 5/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 6.7 x 9.8 cm ) saucer: 1 3/8 x 5 5/8 in. ( 3.5 x 14.3 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware with flaring walls with indented band at mid point ("Gaudy Dutch" Dove pattern); hand painted with blue underglaze of feathers, tendrils and interior border grid of cup with overglaze central green imbricated form with red petals around on field of yellow and green leaves, red flowers, and reddish ground on one edge.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.443ab
Marks: 
impressed: on saucer base: round mark with grid
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: 
2926
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Plate

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 21.6 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware ("spatterware") twelve-sided, slightly faceted rim with sponged-on blue underglaze decoration on rim and hand-painted stylized central image of two yellow oblong fruits on black stems with green foliage.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.722
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: 
2922
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pitcher

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 10.2 x 10.8 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Pearlware ("spatterware") pitcher with molded handle; sponged-on blue and green stripe underglaze decoration.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.776
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: 
2919
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miniature teapot with lid

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 11.1 x 14 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Miniature molded pearlware teapot with sponged-on blue underglaze decoration framing landscape in green, brown, and rose with black outlines on either side.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.469ab
Marks: 
impressed: on underside: "W"
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: 
2920
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cup

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 4 1/8 in. ( 6 x 10.5 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware ("spatterware") handleless cup with body indented just below mid point; the exterior is decorated with stripes of alternating black and green sponged-on underglaze.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.788
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: 
2912
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bowl with lid

Classification: 
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 11.4 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Pearlware ("spatterware") footed bowl and lid with flower finial; red sponged-on underglaze decoration with red, yellow, and blue rooster.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.728ab
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: 
2911
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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