302 Object Results

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FIC.2017.029
Receipt
March 27 1839

Receipt for Newport town tax received from William Clarke, totalling five dollars, 60 cents. Dated March 27, 1839.


Profile of woman seated in a chair, wearing white cap with black ribbon tied around head, black dress with black flounce at neck. Gold and black frame. Handwritten on back of frame, "Miss Marion Jo...

P9362
Daguerreotype
circa 1839 – 1865

A daguerreotype (1/6 size) depicting an above-ground view of Newport, possibly taken from the Atlantic House Hotel. Plate is galvanized (silver electroplated) and does not have its original cover. ...


An engraving depicting William Ellery Channing, seen wearing a white cravat and dark coat. Channing's signature is printed along the bottom edge. Original image was painted by Spiridione Gambardell...

D272
Shako
1839

Military shako style hat. Leather with brass badge over visor. Same as D270, but brass is more tarnished. No. 322 removed. Made by Edward Barr of Providence.


Corsette: white linen with brown trapunto-style quilting and nine pairs of ivory (?) grommets for lacing. Laces missing. Handmade by Rebecca Coggeshall Barlow in 1839 as part of her wedding costume.


Calendar with male and female figures, animals, boats, plants, and various dates. Calendar can be understood by reading the numbers under the first letter of the month for every month September thr...

2011.5
shotgun
1837 – 1886

A shotgun stock fragment, including forestock and wrist (missing butt). Retains rammed pipe, key and barrel lug, and two lock plates. Checkered wrist and forestock. Channels in wood for double barr...

2004.13.19
Painting
1837 – 1876

Watercolor on paper of Newport Beach by Felix Augustus Peckham, b. 1837, d. 1876.

2001.3
Stool
1837 – 1848

Round Quaker footstool used by children during Quaker meetings. Wooden base, carpet covering, sawdust filling. Carpet covering is light and dark brown, red, pink and white. Fabric on top of stool a...

D501
Cape
1836 – 1846

Cape for a dress. Small red and green figure on tan printed cotton.

25.5.10
Bonnet
1836 – 1846

Wadded bonnet in violet silk, lined in pink, with pink plaid ribbon.

D229
Bodice
1836 – 1846

Waist of dress, skirt missing. Plaid wool, green, yellow and red. Long sleeves, shirred tucks over bosom and down front. Ticketed: Worn by Mrs. Alex McGregor whole husband came from Scotland to hel...

29.2
Bust (sculpture)
1836 – 1840

Male bust of Samuel Ward; short straight hair, no pupils on eyes, long, narrow nose, wrap around chest.

D158
Collar
1835 – 1845

White muslin collar with elaborate embroidery, lace edge.


Miniature photograph of John Henry Tilley (1831-1907). Light sepia-toned photo of a middle-aged man with a beard, receding hairline, brown coat and tie, white shirt. Copper color rim on a frame tha...

FIC.2014.279
Skirt
circa 1830 – 1850

A quilted skirt made of a burgundy, black, and light blue woven fabric with small, organic forms. Skirt is gathered into pleats along waistband; waistband is v-shaped, and is made of an ecru, plain...

2010.21.6
dress (garment)
circa 1830 – 1870

A child's dress made of an off-white printed cotton. Believed by the donor's family to date to c. 1825. Made of a bodice with capped sleeves attached to a waistband and skirt. Cartridge pleating on...

41.6
Shirt
1830 – 1840

While linen man's shirt. Plain collar and bosom; gathered in front. Pleats possibly ironed in? Marked with the monogram "T Pearce, 7" may have been made in China. Shirt features two embroidered but...

D171
Collar
1830s

White embroidered muslin collar. Very wide shoulders; long lappets in front with pointed scallops.

D157
Collar
1830 – 1840

White muslin collar. Large with a wide shoulder effect. Elaborate embroidery with pointed scallop edging.

D313
Cap
1830s

Lady's daytime cap in white cotton. Embroidered net insertion edged with quarter inch ruffle of the material.

25.5.5
Cap
1830 – 1840

White, embroidered India muslin. Cut like D116, but larger in size and more embroidery. Might fit adult.

D405
Shirt
1830 – 1840

While linen man's shirt. Plain collar and bosom; gathered in front. Pleats possibly ironed in? Marked "T Pearce, 7" may have been made in China.


Embroidered muslin collar with pointed scalloped edges.

97.29.1 AB
Sword
1830 – 1860

A: Slender steel sword marked on blade: 'Zenas L. Hammond/ Aquidneck Encampt'; black painted wooden grip, gilt guard and finial w/ high relief depictions of symbols associated with 100F; double cha...

01.126
Teapot
1830 – 1860

Teapot with flared handle, four raised ridges, stand is dented. Could be English or American.


Baby's apron of white linen with narrow ruffle at sleeves, hem and front. A simple, shirt-style garment with four button-holes; buttons missing. Worn by the first child of Rebecca and Moses Barlow....


Purse made of merino on linen with Irish stitch in flame pattern, silk braid border, canvas shows through in spots. Made in New England.

80.3.10
Ladle, Serving
1830 – 1850

Fiddle-back ladle with the initials "ET" engraved in script. Belonged to Elizabeth Taylor, Daughter of Peter Taylor. Marked with "BALDWIN & JONES" enclosed in a rectangle.

01.52
Lamp
1830 – 1860

Bell shaped lamp with a circular handle. For burning fluid, not whale oil. Burning fluid is a mix of alcohol and turpentine patented in 1830.


Framed photograph of J.P. Newell. Subject is wearing a coat with two sets of buttons. His left hand rests upon his hip. A slip of paper inside the frame reads, "JP Newell/ c. 1830-1898". On the rev...

D190
Waistcoat
1826 – 1850

Black satin front. Brown linen back with buckle. Six small black buttons on lower front, three pockets.

D492
Fragment
1825 – 1845

Portion of patchwork, "Jobs Trouble" printed cotton. Design includes US Eagle and a general in uniform with a border of stars.

01.340
Case, Needle
1825 – 1850

Knitting needle sheath has three cylinders to hold tops of needles, pierced design around edges. Stuart Frank 11/04/2009: Needle case made of whale ivory; not a knitting needle sheath as previous...

74.3.2 AB
Candlestick
1825 – 1865

Two candle holders of silver Earthenware (Lusterware) with a square base and copper-like holders.

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