Finger bowl

Finger bowl
Title
Finger bowl
Date 
1870-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. ( 7.9 x 12.4 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed glass finger bowl with serpentine rim, allover hobnail pattern on sides, and pedestal foot with thumbprints on outer edge and hobnails on underside.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.1080c
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group