36 Object Results

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Pull down wall map. "Map Of State Of Rhode Island And Providence Plantations From Recent Government Surveys And Other Authentic Sources. Compiled And Published By J.C. Thompson 196 Westminster Stre...

2003.4.1A,B
Eyeglasses
1820 – 1830

A is a pair of gold rimmed eyeglasses with oval lenses and a "C" bridge. Gold turnpin temple bars. B is a cardboard and leather maroon case with gold lettering. Lettering on case reads: "C. Brewer ...

2003.4.2 AB
Eyeglasses
1790 – 1900

A=eyeglasses with tarnished metal frames and green-tinted lenses. Lenses are oval with a "C" bridge, turnpin temple bars end in a circle. Black eyeglass case made of leather and cardboard.


Square of woven carpet with red background and two thin borders, orange and yellow. There is a rose in the center of the square with leaf details in each of the four corners.


An ivory cravat comprised of three separate components connected by a folded strip of fabric. Each component is gathered at its top, and is made of a piece of plain weave fabric bordered by lace on...


A cravat comprised of ivory plain weave fabric and lace. Top section has alternating bands of gathered plain weave fabric and lace with a vine-like pattern. This section is set within a larger piec...


A long textile item comprised of three distinct lace elements; most likely a collar. Body consists of alternating sections of vertically-pleated net lace and strips of lace with a stylized floral p...


A collar made of an ivory plain weave fabric with cutwork embroidery, whitework, and a lace border. Embroidered elements consist of flowers, vines, dots, and scalloped lines. Top of collar is finis...


A cravat made of an ivory plain weave fabric bordered by lace. Fabric is gathered at top edge, and appears to be starched. Top side is bordered by a thin strip of lace with a lozenge pattern; sides...


A pair of cuffs made of three different lace components. A net lace forms alternating rows of horizontal and vertical pintucks, while a lace with a net ground and floral pattern comprises the cente...


A rectangular collar made of three different types of lace. Body of collar is comprised of alternating bands of net lace with vertical lines and a lace with a net ground and a floral design. Border...


A collar made of a plain weave ivory fabric and ivory lace. Fabric component at center has a combination of cutwork and whitework embroidery, including smalll eyelets, flowers, dots, and a vine-lik...


A pair of cuffs made of a plain weave ivory fabric and ivory lace. Each cuff is finished with a bias band that slightly extends off of each side. The fabric component at center has a combination of...


A fragment, possibly a collar, that appears to be made from tatting or crocheting techniques. Features include loops and rings, a raised flower pattern, and a scalloped bottom edge. One side is par...


A collar comprised of vertical rows of ivory pin-tucked fabric and lace. Top edge finished with a band of ivory fabric. Bordered by a strip of lace with a scalloped edge and floral repeats. Appears...


A pair of cuffs made of an ivory plain weave fabric and lace. Top edge is finished with a band of ivory fabric. Bottom edge and sides are finished with lace, which has a floral pattern and scallope...


A round collar made of a gathered, plain weave, ivory fabric. Top edge is finished with a band of ivory fabric. Bottom edge is finished with a strip of floral-patterned lace.


A collar made of an ivory plain weave fabric. Collar is comprised of a combination of cutwork and embroidery (floral pattern) with a border of lace. Seam at center. Appears to match 2003.11.80 AB.


A pair of sleeves made of an ivory plain weave fabric. Cuffs are made of a combination of cutwork and embroidery (floral pattern) with a border of lace. Fabric appears to be starched. Edges are fin...


A corset cover made from an ivory plain weave fabric. Cover has cutwork embroidery around its neckline on back and front. Lace is sewn to the bottom hem, armholes, and neckline; an ivory ribbon run...


An ivory corset cover made of a lightweight plain weave fabric. Cover has cutwork embroidery (scallops and hook shapes) at back neckline, at straps, and around bust insets. Bust insets are made of ...


An ivory corset cover made of a lightweight plain weave fabric. Cover has cutwork embroidery (flowers and eyelets) near its neckline on front and back. Vertical strips of lace are also visible near...


Two ivory cap sleeves with needlework and lace hems, which appear to have been detached from a garment. Fabric is gathered near shoulders; piping encircles the armhole edge. A strip of cutwork embr...


A detachable lace collar with three layers of ruffles. Collar component is comprised of alternating rows of ivory plain weave fabric and lace; lace has a net ground with a serpentine design. Plain ...


A piece of point d'esprit lace (according to an attached tag). Consists of a net ground with small embroidered squares, and a border comprised of small circles. One side has an ivory ribbon pulled ...


A scarf with an ivory net ground and small floral embroidery. Scarf is bordered by an embroidered design consisting of small ovals and an irregular serpentine pattern.


A bag made of an ivory, pink, and gray striped plain weave fabric. Bag has a semicircular flap fastened by a loop over a pink button. Ivory piping on edges. Lined with an ivory plain weave fabric. ...


An ivory lace cap with three pink and green silk rosettes. Cap has a lace band with floral figures; an ivory silk ribbon runs through the band and is tied at one side. Edge of cap is embroidered wi...


A piece of detailed cutwork embroidery, comprised of flower- and leaf-like elements bordered by loops. One finished edge is straight, while the other has a scalloped design. Two sides are unfinished.


An ivory lace scarf with floral embroidery on a net ground (appears to be tambour lace). Embroidery design consists of a serpentine vine-like border around the scarf's perimeter with flowers and vi...


A piece of semi-sheer white fabric, which seems to be starched. Possibly manufactured as a runner or other type of edging. Fabric has machine-finished scalloped edge and a combination of hand and m...


A pair of white detachable sleeves with embroidered cuffs; fabric appears to be starched. Details on cuffs include vertical rows of combined lace and embroidery, embroidered dots, and a needleworke...


Seven piece travel iron in a black case. Inside case is a travel iron in pieces for assembly. Green felt lines the iron spade compartment.


Unopened paper package of Old Holland fine silk tissue, 1000 sheets. Distributed by Providence Public Market, Providence, RI.


White cotton and lace cap (a). Back of cap is made of solid fabric, top and sides are openwork lace. A removable, thin and curned metal wire (b) helps to hold the shape of the cap. The ends of the ...


Unfinished collar with scalloped edge.

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