314 Object Results

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11.5.1
Deadeye
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.

88.2.1
Sampler (embroidery)
September 16 1819

Nine line alphabet and number sampler by Catherine Fowler.

22.5.2
Silhouette
1819 – 1869

Silhouette of Sarah Allen Peckham (Mrs. Stanton Peckham, 1819-1869) of tan paper cut out over black paper of young girl; hair is drawn in; facing right, wearing a frilly collar; gold painted frame.


Wide floral border, two alphabet sequences, one number sequence. Verse reads, "Give me O Lord my early grace nor let my soul complain that the young morning of my days has all be spent in vain." Ma...


Deborah Barker Chase’s Quaker satin wedding gown with silk shawl. Also worn by S. Priscilla Bryant Chase at Eldridge Colonial Tea and Colonial Tea at Hicks.


View of Washington Square, looking towards the Brick Market and Long Wharf. 5 women and 2 men on the right side, woman and a small child with a wheelbarrow, and 2 men sitting on fence on the left s...

D354 A
Dress
1817 – 1820

Shell pink china crepe child's dress with low neck and long sleeves in "empire" style. Trimmed with puffed cap of pink silk and braid.

01.124
Flagon
1817 – 1856

Four sets of double incised lines, one triple set of incised lines. Flared handle, spout has an overlip. Thumb piece is missing.

01.776
Log, Ship's
September 13 1815

List of items on US frigate Tara (?) Dated September 13, 1815 (barely legible). Signed by Oliver Hazard Perry. Black tape frame.

D487
Collar
circa 1815

Part of a yellow and brown collar of printed cotton

01.328
Busk
circa 1815

Front of rectangular piece of whale bone is engraved with a temple-like building, windmills, a basket with a pineapple, a spouting whale, birds and an anchor, and two sailing ships. Notes from St...

01.325
Busk
circa 1815

Engraving is done in four colors: red, green, brown and gold. Scallop design around trees, colonial house, basket of flowers, entwined hearts, a cross and a bell. Notes from Stuart Frank's visit ...

01.323
Busk
circa 1815

White rectangle with geometric design made of dots joined with lines. Notes from Stuart Frank's visit November 4, 2009: Panbone; possibly engraved at two different times (border and design).


Cross stitch border, three alphabet sequences, 1-5 number sequence. Many types of stitches. Probably made in Newport by either Anne Handy or Anne Andy. Made of linen thread on linen.

17.1
Handkerchief
circa 1815

"A geographical view of all the post towns in the United States of America", grapes, acorns, flowers, and images of past Presidents on border. Mileage table in center. Made near Glasgow. Made of ei...

35.2
Clock, Wall
circa 1815

Banjo clock with white, painted face, with roman numerals in black, brass trimming around face, brass arms and finial. Gold leaf motif on waist. Glass door has reverse painting of two sailing ship...

D354 B
Belt
1815 – 1820

Shell pink china crepe belt. Embroidered floral design in same material and color.

D198
Kerchief
1815 – 1840

India muslin embroidered with pointed scallops and vine pattern with small french knots.

59.1.8
Table
1815 – 1825

Mahogany rectangular drop-leaf table; each leaf is scalloped with rounded corners; four straight tapered legs; one drawer with bran knob and cock beading. Probably made in Newport, RI.

49.3
Sign, Traffic
1815 – 1873

Toll road sign from Smith Street, Providence. Gives rates of toll for a variety of horse-drawn vehicles and for animals. Sign is wood, painted grey with raised black lettering, framed with molding ...


Wooden cylindrical telescope with metal ends. Belonged to members of the Burdick family as early as 1815.

2002.7
Gluepot
circa 1814

Rectangular shaped lead gluepot. Curved, moveable handle at top of the pot. Two small holes at lower portion of the sides of the pot (holes are at opposite ends of the pot). The holes penetrate thr...

97.22.9
Fork, Eating
1814 – 1817

Heavy fork, center tines slightly longer than side tines. Monogram is probably "HC" but could be "FCC". "B Gardiner" and symbols described on catalogue worksheet. One of a set of 3 forks: 97.22.6,...


Wicker doll cradle has wooden rockers. Pillow inside has floral sprigged cover. Cradle has cloth canopy in red, yellow and green floral design. Made by Charles and George W. Green for their little ...

01.723
Lithograph
circa 1813

Black and white lithograph depicts many 19th century ships at battle. Reads: "this representation of the 'Battle on Lake Erie' is respectfully inscribed to Commodore Perry, his officers and galla...


Stiffened strap, gold corded fabric, blue wool underside; gold button w/ eagle & 13 stars; gold lace and two rows of bullion. #12 inked on underside; 557 sticker on upper side.

68.6
Clock
circa 1812

White dial with black roman numerals. Waist is painted in reverse on glass, trimmed with brass arms, and brass finial. Reverse painting on glass on bottom door is a pastoral scene. Painted across f...


Irish stitch predominantly, pink, green lining. Initials "EP" in square under flap. Made of wool yarn (crewel) on linen in Newport, RI


Liverpool type pitcher. Black transfer-printed image of the Constitution and the Java on one side and the Constitution and the Guerriere on the other. Black band around top edge; scrolled handle wi...

97.1.4
Medal
December 17 1811

Wafer thin silver oval with inscriptions on both sides. Accomodation at top for ribbon and chain. Inscription: "Given/to/Mastr. Jno. Choules/by/Mr. Thos. Evans/Dec. 17, 1811/Redcliff/Grammar School...


Silver ladle, inscribed "ECM" on handle. "ECM" was Elizabeth Champlin Mason. This was wedding silver of Elizabeth Champlin Mason and Oliver Hazard Perry. Stamped on verso: "WSM and Nichols".


Teaspoon inscribed "ECM" on the top, referring to Elizabeth Champlin Mason. Also inscribed 1811 on the back, with maker's stamp "P.L. Taylor" on verso. One of a set of 5 teaspoons including: #93.55...


Teaspoon inscribed "ECM" on the top, referring to Elizabeth Champlin Mason. Also inscribed 1811 on the back, with maker's stamp "P.L. Taylor" on verso. One of a set of 5 teaspoons including: #93.55...


Teaspoon inscribed "ECM" on the top, referring to Elizabeth Champlin Mason. Also inscribed 1811 on the back, with maker's stamp "P.L. Taylor" on verso. One of a set of 5 teaspoons including: #93.55...


Teaspoon inscribed "ECM" on the top, referring to Elizabeth Champlin Mason. Also inscribed 1811 on the back, with maker's stamp "P.L. Taylor" on verso. One of a set of 5 teaspoons including: #93.55...


Teaspoon inscribed "ECM" on the top, referring to Elizabeth Champlin Mason. Also inscribed 1811 on the back, with maker's stamp "P.L. Taylor" on verso. One of a set of 5 teaspoons including: #93.55...

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