Mold

Title:
Mold
Date: 
1800-1870
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 11 1/8 in. ( 7.9 x 28.3 cm )
Description: 
Molded redware mold with gadrooning swirling from an open center, decorated with iron oxide splashes on rim and exterior, complete coat of lead glaze.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.521
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