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The first several pages of this volume are titled "Isaac Senters Library" and contain a listing of books, organized into the following categories: Anatomy, Surgery, Midwifery, Physic & Physiolo...

D218
Cap (headgear)
circa 1770

White cap of fine muslin. Has yellowed over time. Narrow ruffle around face and under chin. Edged with narrow tuck and hem stitching.

D617
Shoes (footwear)
circa 1770 – 1800

Ladies Quaker silk crepe shoes in ivory. Strap across front. White wedge .5 inch heel. Striped ribbon banding in black and white on heel.

01.213
Spoon
circa 1770

Spoon with engraved initials: "H H/TO/MAH" in script. "D.R" enclosed in a square, "D Rogers" enclosed in a rectangle.

01.17
Teacup
circa 1770

Porcelain polychrome fruit and flower decoration; twisted handle; gilt scrolled band around interior edge. Symbol which looks like two crossed swords on bottom.

01.598
Glass, Wine
circa 1770

Clear, stemmed wine glass, drawn bowl.


Candle snuffers: silver scissors-type snuffers with ornate cast handle and incised box. Monogrammed "CMC". Two feet on handles; one near pointed tip. Six hallmarks inside box. Once owned by George ...

VOL.1272
Account book
1770 – 1803

Most of the entries in this volume date from the 1793 to 1803 and are the accounts of  Deacon John Irish of Middletown. They document buying and selling of crops and livestock, including corn, butt...


Embroidered petticoat, matches 2018.028.008


Robe à la française embroidered


Framed needlework sampler. Faded, remaining colors are: blue, green, purple, yellow, orange, black and white. Upper portion of sampler is the alphabet and numbers followed by a section of stylized ...

01.866
Silhouette
1770 – 1848

Cut out silhouette of Nicholas Hassard (1770-1848), of light paper over darker cloth; facing right, with a high collar and hair standing up. Gold painted frame. Written across the bottom: "Nicholas...


Candle lantern with pierced tin rectangular frame with stepped top, ring attached. Two pieces of old glass, possibly original, remain; one panel has replacement glass, one panel has none. Receptacl...


Two alphabet sequences, one number sequence, one border pattern. Whole work done in cross stitch. Probably made in Newport, RI in silk thread on linen. Signature done in black thread. See: Bolton &...

68.1.6
Plate
1769 – 1776

Beaded edge plate- more of an incised line. Marked "J.O. BELCHER" [struck 3 times].

01.855
Silhouette
1769 – 1856

Silhouette of Stephen Northam (1769-1856) is facing left wearing a white collar, light blue tie, black coat with tails holding a quill pen. Drawn in room shows built-in bookshelves, flowers and bla...


Three quarter profile of Christopher Grant Champlin (1768-1840). Facing right, brown eyes, powdered hair, wearing white shirt with frills, brown waist coat.

34.1.7 A
Chair
1765 – 1785

One of a set of two Windsor side chairs with a fan-back made of tulip and ash. Original green painted legs and backs; seats have original "grained" decoration imitating mahogany. Made in Rhode Isla...

01.856
Silhouette
1765 – 1856

Silhouette of Michele Felice Corne (1765-1856) sitting on a stool facing right; tan paper mounted on lighter paper. Wood frame painted gold. Michele Felice Corne written underneath. This is a fasci...

34.1.7 B
Chair
1765 – 1785

One of a set of two Windsor side chairs with a fan-back made of tulip and ash. Original green painted legs and backs; seats have original "grained" decoration imitating mahogany. Made in Rhode Isla...

01.843
Silhouette
1765 – 1856

Full length profile silhouette of Job Sherman (1765-1856) facing right. He is wearing a hat and coat with tails. One arm appears put in the coat across his chest. Backing is water stained.

01.269
Desk
1765 – 1858

Mahogany and tulip slant-front desk with three drawers, straight bracket feet, blocked interior drawers, sliding well, sliding lid supports with carved bird's head terminals, and a brass label on b...

01.867
Silhouette
1763 – 1813

Silhouette of Elizabeth Arden (1763-1813) painted on glass, facing left. Hair is done up in a bun with some falling loose. Oval in a square frame: gold painted carved frame.

01.852
Drawing
1763 – 1833

Profile of George Gibbs (1763-1833), facing right; short hair with scraggly sideburns, high collar with knotted tie, dark coat, gray background. Round tarnished gold and wood frame. On back: "GEO. ...

63.8.6
Tile
1761 – 1770

Square white tile, black decoration. Scroll border around outdoor scene: schoolgirl talking to a seated woman who is brushing a tricorne hat, workbasket, battledorre & shuttlecock & (playin...

2012.52 AB
andirons
1760 – 1820

Set of brass and iron andirons from the Robinson House, located at 64 Washington Street.

98.2.1
Teapot
1760 – 1770

Rococo style silver teapot with mark of Paul Revere. Imagery on sides of teapot include a rampant lion and a shield with birds, circles, and a chevron. Birds, fruit, and foliage surround the lid.

54.1
Tall Case Clock
1760 – 1774

Mahogany block front tall case clock with shell motif in mahogany. Steel face with brass decoration. Arched pediment supported by columns, topped by 3 brass spiked globe finials. Plate inscribed, "...

01.755
Davis Quadrant
1760 – 1780

Davis quadrant (or backstaff) composed of 2 arcs of a circle having the same center. Supported by wooden stand. Ivory inlay reads: made by Benjamin King for Mr. John Langley, Jr. See also #01.756

01.273
Snuffbox
1760 – 1790

Oval-shaped copper tobacco box with applied silver oval on lid. Top of box engraved with flowers and phrase. Bottom engraved with vines encircling a sailing ship. Engraved with initials "PH", "Come...

61.1.5
Table
1760 – 1780

Mahogany large drop-leaf dining table with four sharp-edged cabriole legs; ball-and-claw feet have undercut talons. Probably made in Newport, RI.

59.1.6
Chest Of Drawers
1760 – 1780

Mahogany and tulip three-drawer, serpentine front low chest of drawers with ogee bracket feet. Probably made in Newport.

01.275
Chair
1760 – 1780

Mahogany Chippendale-style side chair. Pierced splat, plain Marlborough legs. Pale green velvet, (not original), upholstered over the seat vail. Probably made in Newport, RI.

01.262
Chair
1760 – 1790

Mahogany arm chair in Chippendale style; pierced splat, Marlborough legs; blue damask seat (not original) upholstered over the rail. American made.

01.315
Busk
1760 – 1780

Saw-toothed design of double circle, hearts, a house, and the initials "PW".

01.313
Busk
1760 – 1780

Geometric designs of flowers, hearts, crosses, and the initials: "EC". A rectangular-shaped piece has been cut out of bottom of reverse side.

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