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Washbowl and pitcher

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Title:
Washbowl and pitcher
Date: 
1849-1858
Medium: 
Earthenware
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Bowl: 4 1/8 x 13 1/2 in. ( 10.5 x 34.3 cm ) Pitcher: 12 3/8 x 8 x 6 1/2 in. ( 31.4 x 20.3 x 16.5 cm )
Description: 
Molded yellowware twelve-sided footed bowl and octagonal panelled pitcher, footed, with high spout and angular handle; both with orange streaks on mottled brown glaze (Rockingham); pitcher with blue as well.
Date End: 
1 858
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number: 
1937.646ab
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: 
1849
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group