Floor Closure

The second floor of the Museum will be closed Saturday, December 16.

Plate: View from Coenties-Slip

Object Number: 
1957.131
Date: 
ca. 1835-1845
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 19.7 cm )
Description: 
Glazed earthenware plate with black and white image of Coenties slip burning during the Great Fire in New York
Gallery Label: 
The Great Fire in New York City occurred on December 16-17, 1835.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Lawerence E. Sampler
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group