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Mold

Mold
Title
Mold
Date 
1850-1890
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 8 3/4 in. ( 8.6 x 19 x 22.2 cm )
Description 
Oblong bowl-shaped mold on three feet, fluted interior and impressed floral motif in center; dark brown, glossy glaze (Rockingham), mottled in spots.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.518
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