109 Object Results

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Blue and brown strip of plaid linen. 3 pieces - the yellow dye was probably saffron. Was used as part of a bed curtain. Ticketed "Spun and women previous to 1790."


Painting of Washington being carried into Heaven by angels. Looks like a print at first glance, no color. 4 women and 3 babies mourn him from the ground. A Native American man kneels down. To the l...


Two sided gilded frame. Front of frame contains a painted copy of the Hammond and Adams family coat of arms, complete with an American flag above a helmet of armor. First half of framed document on...


Miniature painting of Abraham Touro (1774-1822). Brown eyes and hair, reaching to the collar,hair in bangs across forehead, wearing a dark blue jacket white cravat tied at neck, polka dot scarf tuc...


Miniature painting on Sarah Cookson Scott (1794-1835) facing front. Blue eyes, brown hair parted in the middle, wearing white blouse with lace at collar and cuffs, black shawl around shoulders, gol...


Heavy brass disc soldered to hollow brass cylinder. Turned wood plug used as handle appears to have been glued inside cylinder. Disc engraved with book, beehive, sun and flower. Inscription: "For t...

73.1.5
Silhouette
1792 – 1874

Silhouette of Dr. Rowland Robinson Hazard (1792-1874), black paper on tan, facing right; appears to have a thick, high collar; gold painted frame. Marked on back: "Dr. Rowland Robinson Hazard/b. F...

73.1.6
Silhouette
1791 – 1875

Silhouette of Sylvester Robinson Hazard (1791-1875), black paper on tan, facing left; has a high collar with tie; gold painted frame. Makers mark: on back: "Sylvester Robinson Hazard/b. March 3, 1...


A. Pipe, made of pewter; B. Case, with hinged top, brass inlay and furniture. Top edge furniture missing. Engraved with: "Allteit Bei Mein Soltes Jo Sein En Drinken Ein Glas Wein".


Half-length portrait of Charles Gyles (1779-1849) facing slightly to right; gray hair which is shoulder length and curls upward, bangs; blue jacket with yellow buttons and a white double-breasted v...

D241
Calash
circa 1790

Calash bonnet made of green silk. Similar to D239, but only 5 ribs. Badly faded. Remains of white china silk lining.

25.5.11
Bonnet
circa 1790

Calash bonnet in green silk. Similar to D239. Bridle is missing.

D239
Calash
circa 1790

Calash bonnet of green silk. 


Chippendale armchair belonging to Mr. William Ellery of Newport, Rhode Island. Built of mahogany from a plantation in Honduras. Hand embroidered by Mrs. Abigail Ellery and presented to their daught...

98.1.13
Eyeglasses
circa 1790

Small eyeglasses, oval lenses, "c" bridge, double-hinged temple bar. Outer section of temple bar ends in a crude circle. Sticker #40 on lens.

32.3.1
Doll
circa 1790

Wax dress-maker model. Head made of wax. Body is stuffed cloth. The limbs are cloth with black kid hands. Doll is wearing cotton gauze overdress, bonnet with pink bow. Doll was bought by Hon. Benja...


Miniature painting of Jane Deblois in three quarter pose. Blue eyes, brown hair, wearing white cap, tied with black ribbon, white scarf around neck, black dress. Black background.


Miniature painting of Stephen Deblois (1735-1805) with powdered hair, blue eyes, wearing white cravat tied around neck and dark brown jacket. Black background.

30.4
Snuff Box
1790 – 1830

The half shell is brown and white. The silver lid has a scalloped edge along the shell. Box is egg shaped. 

97.18.125
Bowl, Punch
1785 – 1830

Ironstone punch bowl with canton border on the inside and lattice border on the outside. Pattern on the inside of the bowl is in a circle with a bridge, house, trees, boats and mountains. The outsi...

97.18.124
Bowl, Serving
1785 – 1830

Diamond shaped ironstone vegetable bowl with a canton border on the rim of the bowl. Outside of bowl has a floral design at each point. Inside bowl has a lattice border with a scene of tree, buildi...


An oblong ironstone vegetable dish with a cover. The bowl has four floral designs on the outside - one on each side. Inside there is a canton border at the top of the dish and a lattice border arou...

97.18.122 AB
Sauceboat
1785 – 1830

Shallow, scalloped edge ironstone sauce or gravy boat with a wide Nanking border on the outside; inside border has a series of squares with a circle in the center of each. 122b is the plain, curved...

97.18.121
Sauceboat
1785 – 1839

Oval shaped, scalloped porcelain sauce or gravy boat with a wide Nanking border on the outside and a narrower border on the inside; plain curved handle with two leaves. Inside motif on bottom of bo...

97.18.120
Bowl, Eating
1785 – 1830

Deep scalloped porcelain bowl with a canton border; center motif with a bridge, trees and buildings in the foreground, more buildings and boats and mountains in the background.

97.18.118
Saucer
1785 – 1830

Saucer with Canton border; central motif of birds in flight over the mountains, boat in foreground.

97.18.117 AB
Cup
1785 – 1830

Saucer and inner rim of cup have canton border. In the bottom of the cup there is a simple leaf design. On the outside the design goes right up to the rim with no border. The front of the cup has t...

97.18.116 AB
Cup
1785 – 1830

Saucer and inner rim of cup have canton border. In the bottom of the cup there is a simple leaf design. On the outside the design goes right up to the rim with no border. The front of the cup has t...

97.18.115 AB
Cup
1785 – 1830

Saucer and inner rim of cup have canton border. In the bottom of the cup there is a simple leaf design. On the outside the design goes right up to the rim with no border. The front of the cup has t...

97.18.114 AB
Cup
1785 – 1830

Saucer and inner rim of cup have canton border. In the bottom of the cup there is a simple leaf design. On the outside the design goes right up to the rim with no border. The front of the cup has t...

97.18.113
Plate, Soup
1785 – 1830

Soup bowl with uneven rim and border; center motif has scenes of trees, buildings, boats and bridges.


Porcelain salad or dessert plate with a Canton border. Center motif has three boats, bridges, a wharf with a figure working on it and various types of trees.

97.18.111
Plate
1785 – 1830

Heavy porcelain plate with Canton design. Center motif has at least four bridges, various types of trees and buildings.

97.18.110
Bowl, Serving
1785 – 1830

Shallow, scalloped porcelain bowl similar to 97.18.109. Canton border and same center motif as 97.18.109. Outside of bowl has three cherry branches on a white background.

97.18.109
Bowl, Serving
1785 – 1830

Deeply scalloped, medium size, shallow ironstone bowl; could be used as a serving bowl for vegetables, salad or fruit. There are three branches with cherries on the outside of the bowl. Inside the ...

97.18.107 AB
Cup
1785 – 1830

Covered cup with blue and white canton motif and an intricate branch handle with a leaf design where it joins the cup, this design is also on the crossed handles. Distinctive canton border and stra...

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