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American demitasse spoons, monogrammed with fanciful "T" on back, gold washed bowls, slender, oval ended handles, bird and flower motif with bamboo border. Pat 1874/Sterling/see catalog worksheet f...

FIC.2013.65
Commission
July 16 1862

A framed naval commission signed by President Abraham Lincoln, promoting William Rogers Taylor to the rank of Captain in the United States Navy. Document is dated July 16, 1862, and is also signed ...


Twelve tea spoons with broad handles, spiral shanks, pointed bowls, engraved with geometric & floral designs. Engraved on handle: "Taylor" "Sterling 925/1000 Duhme & Co".


Dessert spoons with broad handle, spiral shank, pointed bowl, engraved with geometric & floral design. Engraved on handle: "Taylor" "Sterling 925/1000 Duhme & Co".


Eight dessert spoons with broad handles, spiral shanks, pointed bowls, engraved with geometric & floral design. "Taylor" engraved on handles. Maker's name "Duhme & Co".

80.3.36
Fork, Eating
1840 – 1860

Fiddle-back handle fork with the engraved initials "WRT" (in script) referring to William Rogers Taylor (1811-1888). Marked with "Nichols" and "Newport, RI" each enclosed in a rectangle.

80.3.24
Spoon, Eating
1840 – 1860

Spoon with fiddle-back handle. Engraved initials "WRT" (in script), on front of handle. Engraved initials "H.H.S." on back of handle. "WRT" is William Rogers Taylor, (1811-1888). "HHS" is Harriett ...

80.3.12
Fork, Eating
1840 – 1860

Fork with fiddle-back handled fork with engraved initials "WRT." (in script). Belonged to William Rogers Taylor (1811-1888). Marked with "J. Gorham & Son" "Pure Coin" "Providence R.I" all enclo...

01.943
Sword
circa 1828

Object is a presentation sword with scabbard. Handle of sword is carved ivory; blade appears to be blue with gold designs on both sides. Scabbard is gold and is decorated on one side with an eagle,...

80.3.15
Stein
after 1750

Cann with flared handle that is attached to body. Appears to have been annealed or re-silvered. Engraved initials "MH" & "HH" on handle (very worn). Engraved inscription "Wm. Rogers Taylor from...


Black, accordian style scroll. Label on one side reads, "The hero of this tale goes to seek a [unreadable] one in accompanying her. This land is delivered of a child. Her husband gives her many les...


Ring has raised carnelian with initials "WRT" (Adm. William Rogers Taylor) engraved backwards; open back; surrounded by rim of white enamel with gold stars; sides of ring are 2 eagles, each with re...


Dinner fork of fiddle-head pattern; engraved "WRT" on front, "HHS" on back. According to original accession card: "HHT" are the initials of Harriet Hamilton Taylor Saunders and "WRT" is William Rog...


Dinner fork of fiddle-head pattern; engraved "WRT" on front, "HHS" on back. According to original accession card: "HHT" are the initials of Harriet Hamilton Taylor Saunders and "WRT" is William Rog...


Tablespoon is fiddle-head pattern; engraved "WRT" on front, "HHS" on back. According to original accession card: "HHT" are the initials of Harriet Hamilton Taylor Saunders and "WRT" is William Roge...

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