Water set

Water set
Title
Water set
Date 
1870-1900
Medium 
Glass
Description 
Three-piece water set consisting of pitcher, finger bowl, and tray decorated overall with molded hobnails.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
1937.1080a-c
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