843 Object Results

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before 1812

Metal holder with two end rings surrounds round part with 3 large grooves. Tag reads: "Deadeye from man-of-war 'Macedonian' captured by us frigate "United States" on October 25, 1812.

Portrait of Robert B. Cranston, half-length protrait; he wears a black coat with gold buttons, a frilly white shirt, and a black cravat. He has reddish brown hair with large sideburns, and brown ey...

Toy, Car
before 1916

Painted wood model of side pumper, red with black and gold trim; metal pumping mechanism, wooden handles. Solid wooden wheels, smaller front wheels on swivel. Air chamber is reproduction of origina...

Saucer is white with gold around rim, two gold rings in center and "Capt. Hazard" written in gold in the center. Cup is white with gold around inner rim and thin gold ring below; handle has indenta...

Eagle, wooden, painted gold. Originally sat on gateposts of Metcalf Bowler Estate in Portsmouth before the Revolution, later hung on buildings of United States Hotel, Townsend's Coffee House, Hamme...

before 1833

Full length silhouette of woman (Sarah) facing right. Dressed in 19th century style with long dress, hair up in bun, holding a fan. Black on light paper, no frame. Written on back in pencil: "Befor...

Pair of matching round, medium blue buttons; printed white logo: snowflake, Newport/Winter Festival/Jan. 26-Feb. 4/1996/A Better Idea! 401-841-5646; straight pin fastener on back.

Pair of matching round, dark blue souvenir buttons; printed white. Logo: alarm clock, stars, Opening Night '96, Newport, RI; straight pin fastener on back.

Round pin with imprinted paper: "Celebrate Coronet/IYRS" and a line drawing of the "Coronet". Paper is supported by a metal disc, overlaid with clear plastic. Souvenir of yacht "Coronet" when it w...

Pin, Promotional
October 18 1992

Yellow commemorative pin, "Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge, October, 1992" inscribed around edge. Cartoon in center shows bridge and 'Walk/Don't Walk'" sign. Caption reads, "I Walked The Bridge". Th...

Ceramic, commercially made mug, glazed white with decal overglaze of blue tall ships logo and, in red, "Tall Ships, Newport, 1992".

Solid metal printing block with circular engraving at top; used to make stamps; engraving reads: 'Rhode Island Independence Commemorative/May 4 1776/ 200 years'. 'C6739' painted in white on side of...

Round white tray w/ raised rim, decorated w/ red and blue bicentennial star in center, "American Revolution Bicentennial 1776-1976" around edge. Item is marked with 'American Revolution Logo'; 'Off...

Williamsburg reproduction of a full deck of playing cards; no numbers.

Reproduction white kaolin pipe; long thin stem; small receptacle. Made in Williamsburg, Va.

Reproduction white kaolin pipe; long thin stem; small receptacle; half of receptacle is missing. Made with Kaolin in Williamsburg, Va.

circa 1971

Operation Clapboard sign. Rectangular wood sign painted white. Text in black paint reads: 'Job Bennett House c.1710'. Image painted in black is an oval containing an acorn and an intertwined O and ...

Silver plaque that reads, "Deeded to/Trinity Church 1970/in memory of/Brig. Gen. Herbert Bliss R.I.M. Ret./1859-1936/Junior Warden 1923 to 1936/and daughter/Hope Bliss Thompson".

Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Black and white reflective sign angled in at bottom, reads "Stop Pay Toll". From the Newport Bridge,

Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Road sign reading "Speed Limit 40". From the Newport Bridge.

Coaster made of brass and copper, with line drawing of intrepid and flags, and harbor line of Newport. Also: "America's Cup Races/ 12 Meter Competition/1967" and images of the cup.

Stylized Japanese child, pale wood; spherical head w/ painted features is loosely attached to cylindrical body; body is decorated w/ painted tall ships, pine tree, and Japanese inscription. The dol...

April 1954

Caricature of J.T. O'Connell. He wears a blue shirt and tie and a grey suit. He stands by a cake with a fork and knife in hand. On the table in front of him is a large cake with blue and white fros...

91.49.6 AB
circa 1950

Round pink hatbox with lid; gold trim and label; gold colored cord handle across tip; (label: clip ons, veils, straw beret indicates former contents. Marked with Eleanor H. Baker 4 Thurston Ave.

circa 1950

Clear glass tumbler, transfer image of old stone mill. Caption in center: "Old Stone Mill, Newport, RI".

Circular medal, front depicts the goddess Athena/ Minerva standing on her helmet and the words 'World War II'. The back reads 'United States Of America 1941-1945, Freedom From Fear and Want, Freedo...

Three pins owned by Nestor Gerbeville, a civil defense warden. One is the state seal of Rhode Island, and the second is a small round blue button with a red and white striped triangle. The third is...

Badge, Insignia
September 3 1938

Two medals connected by a ribbon. The top medal is a pin with an anchor on each side with the word 'Hope' above them, between the anchors is a three masted sailing ship with the words 'Newport, RI'...

circa 1938

Head is made of glazed stuffed cloth. Face features painted violet eyes and red lips, nostrils, eyebrows. Black thread hair with flowers and ornaments on head. Body is stuffed cloth. Limbs feature ...

Sign, Trade
1938 – 1946

Electrified sign; double face; framed with 1 x 6 white-painted boards; light bulb between white glass panes; black painted text: "39/colonial/house/rooms". Colonial house in Newport Directory 1938...

Sampler commemorating Rhode Island's tercentennial. Shows various buildings in Newport: Colony House in center, Brick Market in lower left corner, Redwood Library in lower right corner -- all surro...


Wooden sign with frame. Sign is painted with a light beige color, the frame with a faded pink color in the upper center of the sign is a circular plague (made of pewter) which says around the edges...

1930 – 1935

Green felt hat with a feather in front from the early 1930s.

Ring, Life
1930 – 1950

Life ring, a flotation device, painted white with "VIM" and "Oyster Bay, N.Y." painted in gold letters with blue trim. Line attached around outside. From Vanderbilt's 12-meter racing yacht, "VIM."

Maple Windsor chair with painted black; arch back chair; legs, stretchers and front three spindles are turned; 13 spindles total; saddle seat.

June 26 1926

Silver President's Cup with engraving "President's Cup awarded to Stuart Duncan for Exhibit Of Strawberries" and "Gift Of Albert C. Burrage President Mass. Horticultural Society For The Most Merite...

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