202 Object Results

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November 1 1771

Bond between Thomas Wickham Sr. and Thomas Wickham Jr. for nine hundred and forty four pounds. The document is witnessed by Charles Bardin and William Coddington. 

November 1 1771

Land deed for property sold by Thomas Wickham to his son, also Thomas Wickham, for the sum of four hundred and seventy two pounds. The document is signed by Thomas Wickham, and witnessed by Charles...

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Engraving (print)
October 25 1771

Black and white engraving; two men with guns, two dogs and dead prey in foreground; many trees and ground covering; river with houses on its banks in background. Poem at bottom of engraving; gold w...

circa 1771

This is a photocopy of a map of Sachuest Beach drawn by John Mumford and improved by John Barber. Note on back of map that reads "Middletown, RI Town Council records Vol 1-2 1743-1792, p. 135".

1771 – 1853

Brown clasp purse with metal hardware that has been sewn on by hand with multi-colored needlework featuring flowers and the initials "AB".

Backstaff or quadrant made of light and dark woods. All markings are stamped or otherwise inscribed into the wood, with some decorative rosettes added. The maker's stamp is on the central cross-pie...

Fabric sample books from Samuel Philips And Company, Manchester, England, Fustian and Cotton Manufacturers. Set includes swatches #44-183 in one booklet, 184-316 in another, and 317-362 in a third....

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...

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.

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

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...

1769 – 1776

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

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
Windsor 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...

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
Windsor 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...

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.

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...

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.

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. ...

2012.52 AB
1760 – 1820

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

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, "...

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

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...

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.

Chest Of Drawers
1760 – 1780

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

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.

1760 – 1790

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

1760 – 1780

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

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.

1760 – 1780

Rectangular-shaped with engraved hearts at each end, obelisk in center, designs above and below obelisk.

Table, Tea
1760 – 1780

Mahogany round, tilt-top tea table with stop-fluted column, dish top, tripod pedestal base, plain feet.

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