46 Object Results

Person/Organization: Decade:
78.1.2
Spoon
1710 – 1730

Spoon with engraved initials: "WGK", script of letter "G" differs slightly in style; rat tail on back of bowl; trifid end on handle, which curves upward. marked with "IA" ina circle.

D47
Stay
18th century

Buckram and whalebone covered and lined with linen. Outside, heavy linen, lined with narrow yellow braid; inside coarse linen. Bound with white kid, fastens in back. from the shop of Jabez Carpen...

D489
Brocade (textile)
18th century

Swatch of brocade with rose ground.

D338
Fragment
1700 – 1750

White bolt of India muslin with small silver stars, now yellowed.


Light and dark indigo blue and white striped woolen fabric with some twilled stripes. Ticketed in same hand as D225, "A piece of my great Grandmother's Petticoat more than a hundred years old. ~1885"

D68
Fragment
18th century

Needlepoint fragment. Cream ground with colored flowers. Silks on a wool canvas. Floral design, conventional, balanced in extremely fine needlepoint. Carnation predominates with an unusual backgrou...

D53
Pocket
18th century

White pair of pockets with colored embroidery, bound with blue twilled cotton emboridery, Lined india cotton. To be ties around the waist, under skirt, opening by plackets on hips

D268
Fire Hat
18th century

Black felt hat. Seems to be tricorne. Possibly early fire hat

D217
Bonnet (hat)
18th century

Black silk Quaker bonnet lined in white. Homespun linen and square mesh linen gauze and a piece of marbled cardboard used in stiffening.

99.2
Strongbox
18th century

Painted iron strongbox, back of box is unpainted. Front of box has false key hole in center, the actual key hole is in the center of the lid. Iron handles on sides of box. Front and back of box are...


34 swatches of checked, striped and plaid fabrics. Died with indigo and saffron. Fabrics of various materials: linen, cotton and possibly hemp. Ticketed, "These pieces are specimens of cloth manufa...


Piece A is a fragment of sleeve. Piece B is a strip with nine buttons. Indigo and white vertically striped linen. Buttons worked in blue and white thread over slightly irregular wooden mould. Fragm...

D143
Cap (headgear)
18th century

Baby's plain white linen cap, simply stitched, not fitted at the back of the head. Similar to D137.

D137
Cap (headgear)
18th century

Infant's cap in white homespun linen

FIC.2018.004
Stays
18th century

Brown coutil stays with baleen boning and bound in a mix of white and brown leather. No shoulder straps and a very pointed front. Padding 4 1/2 x 1 in. on inside center bottom of stays. Iron rod in...

FIC.2018.007
Stays
18th century

Unbleached stays with tabs at the bottom. No shoulder straps. Front comes to point and has decorative lacings with a narrow cord resembling a stomacher. Desiccated and deteriorated leather binding....


Pair of white silk shoes with colorful floral embroidery, olive green trim, overlapping instep straps with oval shaped buckles inlaid with faux white diamonds.
Printed note on paper in one sh...


Lady's Fancy Bag. White Linen bag with yellow embroidery. White Twill tape drawstring about 3/8" wide. Floral design, nearly balanced sprays growing from urn. Bag may be portion of larger piece.

96.46.6 ABC
Churn
18th century

Wooden cylinder-shaped butter churn, five 1" wide bands around the body of churn, cover (b) has a hole in the center for the plunger's handle to fit through. The plunger (c) handle is 26" long with...

96.16.1
Buckle, Shoe
18th century

Plain silver shoe buckle with a narrow rectangular frame. Two tined steel fork and toothed loop. Each attached separately to central pivot. "SP' appears in raised letter in a rough rectangle. XXXXV...

96.42.3
Lamp, Oil
18th century

A twin-wicked oil lamp. The metal wick holders fit onto a round glass holding the oil. This fits into a small metal cylinder fastened to a fluted metal saucer. Has paper tag: "2 lamp wicks/23".

96.42.2
Lamp, Oil
18th century

Oil lamp with a round glass jug with glass handle holds the oil and the wick from the brass fixture. There is a brass screw to adjust the flame. "Pat'd Dec 10 67 Venus" on adjusting screw.

98.1.21
Eyeglasses
1700 – 1750

Circular lenses w/ cross between a "c" and a crank bridge, no temple bars and no sign of these glasses once having bars; gold braiding remains where frame would have been touching the nose; wire ri...

01.882
Toaster
18th century

Toasting rack with a metal base with 4 curled supports (for bread), attached to 3-legged stand and handle.

01.404
Doll
18th century

Turned wood doll with a gesso over wood head. Flax wig, eye lashes and eyebrows delineated. The body is a square wooden body with stuffed cloth limbs. Clothes are original, cotton dress & panta...

01.619
Bottle, Snuff
18th century

Amber-colored, square shaped body, with sloping shoulder, short neck, pontil mark. Probably used to hold snuff.

01.615
Bottle
18th century

Pale, aqua-colored glass, irregular globular body pinched in on two sides, cylindrical neck, with flange, slight kick with pontil mark.

01.251
Snuffbox
18th century

Snuff or tobacco box with oval shape and engravings of christ on the cross. Hinge seems to have been repaired. Probably made in Holland or Germany. Marked with "Let Lyde Christi In Syn Sterve" en...

01.50
Jar
18th century

Urn shaped covered jar; gilded satyr-head handles; gilded flower shaped finial; decorated with thick bands of gilded designs.

01.49
Vase
18th century

Porcelain urn shaped; goat-head handles with gilt linework; multichromatic great-bird and landscape decoration on both sides; set on square shaped pedestal decorated with gilding.

78.1.1
Spoon
1700 – 1730

Spoon with engraved initials "TW"; rat tail on back of spoon; swaged floral decoration; trifid end on handle which turns up. Marked with "IC" enclosed in a circle.

01.44
Plate, Food
1700 – 1750

Tortoiseshell or "Whieldon" ware; shaped with molded rim; decorated with underglaze brown.

01.43
Punch Bowl
1700 – 1750

Tortoiseshell or "Whieldon" ware; lead glaze colored with brown and green spots in imitation of tortoiseshell.


Tin-glazed Earthenware ("delft") plate with light grey-blue glaze over which is an oriental landscape in darker blue.


Tin-glazed Earthenware plate with light grey-blue glaze over which is an oriental landscape in darker blue.


Earthenware plate with light blue-grey glaze; dark blue flower design in center; decorative bands around inner and outer rim.

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