311 Object Results

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Thin wooden architectural fragment with paper label attached. Label is faded and somewhat waterstained, wood is ragged on ends and smooth on long sides. Overall, very small item.


Marriage certificate of William R. Dunham and Emma A. Shaw. Document has many tears from the edges inward. Features printed cherubs, angels, flowers, fruit and other decorative illustrations. Certi...

01.933 AB
Stamp, Notary
1869 – 1889

Two parts of a seal embosser. It reads, "Francis Brinley/Newport, RI/Notary Public" Made in Newport.

01.932
Seal
1869 – 1889

Appears to be 1/2 of a seal embosser. Marked with "Francis Brinley/State Of Rhode Island/A Commissioner of Deeds For The State of Rhode Island, City and County of Newport". Made in Newport.

01.930
Seal
1869 – 1889

Appears to be the top of a testimonial weight (?)."Francis Brinley/State of Rhode Island/A Commissioner of Deeds For The State of Rhode Island, City and County of Newport". Made in Newport.


Four oars from the Ida Lewis boat "Rescue". Wood with metal tips.


Rowboat oarlocks from Ida Lewis' boat "Rescue".

2012.5
Envelope
circa 1868

Envelope addressed to "Capt. Charles Hunter, Aux soine Mile de Pourtalis, Chateau de Bandeville, Par Dourdan, Seine et Oise." Postmarked in Paris. Features "Empire Francais" stamp.


Beaded 19th century style furniture set in a circle on a brown rug with flowered pattern. Sits on a wooden base and is covered by a glass dome. Furniture is made of light blue and maroon beads; yel...


A porcelain creamer as part of a teaset of the pattern "Fontainebleau"; outsides glazed in gros blue to produce a marbling effect; superimposed gilded lambrequins and borders. Creamer has full roun...

31.2.3
Teapot
circa 1868

Porcelain teapot with cover as part of a teaset with pattern with "Fontainebleau"; outsides glazed in gros blue to produce a marbling effect; superimposed gilded lambrequins and borders. Teapot has...

31.2.2
Bowl, Sugar
circa 1868

Porcelain covered sugar bowl that is part of a teaset in the pattern "Fontainebleau"; outsides glazed in gros blue to produce a marbling effect; superimposed gilded lambrequins and borders. Bowl ha...

31.2.1 AB
Cup
circa 1868

Two porcelain teacups with saucers that are part of a teaset of the pattern "Fontainebleau". The outside is glazed in gros blue to produce a marbling effect; superimposed gilded lambrequins and bor...


White cotton drawers. Trim of white lace, embroidered vertical bands with flowers above lace trim. Perhaps once owned by Emily Priscilla Smith, which may be the maiden name of Mrs. Horatio Rogers, ...


White linen chemise. Trimmed with embroidery and val. edging. Possible once belonged to Emily Priscilla Smith, becuase of the initials EPS on front. Emily Priscilla Smith may be the maiden name of ...


Portrait of Miss Ruth Franklin. Oval bust-length portrait, subject faces to the right; subject is a young girl with hair pulled back with headband; dress about shoulders; thin necklace; black and g...

99.3.76
Wedding Dress
April 11 1867

White satin wedding gown (now slightly yellowed) with a very long train. Eleven pearl buttons down front of dress. Belt with satin flower and pearl. Satin ruffle along lower arms. Braided trim arou...


Souvenir pongee handkerchief, reads "Paris Exposition 1867." 33 square inches. Similiar to D 472, grouped flags in color in center. Allegorical figures in black in corners.


Souvenir handkerchief. Printed in black on pongee; red and blue borders. Reads, "Palais de l'exposition universale 1867." 33 square inches.


2 bodices with a skirt belt. Bright green; ribbed silk. Originally trimmed with lace. Made by Worth, 7 Rue de la Paix, Paris, France

D505
Cap
1867 – 1890

Ladies white day cap, trimmed with lace. Cap unfolds to form one flat piece. Carelessly made, probably for costume, but good style.


Oil lamp has jug-type base to hold the oil. Appears to be made in two pieces with glass handle. The metal part that holds the wick that goes into the oil reservoir. Also has a screw to adjust wic...


Ruffle iron: metal iron in two parts. Corrugated metal roller has metal handle and hook for lifting base on and off stove to be heated. Iron base has corrugated surface, and is embossed on bottom: ...

D347
Nightgown
circa 1865

White cotton sheeting nightgown. Machine edging, simulating tatting. Machine stitching. pearl buttons. Same as D345 and D346.

D346
Nightgown
circa 1865

White cotton sheeting nightgown. Hamburg edging; machine stitching. Opens top to bottom with pearl buttons. 3/4 length.

D345
Nightgown
circa 1865

White, cotton nightgown. Edging of woven dimity. Striped simulating pleating. China buttons, top to bottom, 3/4 length. Handmade.

D500
Coat
circa 1865

White and black check taffeta coat with no waist or skirt.

20.4.7
Skirt, Hoop
circa 1865

Round, child's hoop skirt.

40.15.3
Petticoat
circa 1865

Long white infant's petticoat made from nainsook. Wide waistband made of linen. Trimming is made of fine machine tucks.

42.7.4b
Vest
circa 1865

Black velvet boy's vest, trimmed with black braid. Silver buttons with thistle.

42.7.3
Dress
circa 1865

Boy's dress in plaid. Made of poplin bound with black velvet.

42.7.2
Dress
circa 1865

Boy's dress made of red taffeta. Trimmed with black tassels and black beads. Fastens in front under diagonal trimming.

D76 GH
Stocking
circa 1865

Wedding stockings of fine silk. Elaborate openwork and embroidery. Design over instep.

D76 DE
Shoe
circa 1865

Wedding slippers in white satin. Low heels with square toe, rosettes and elastic over instep.

D78
Shawl
circa 1865

White shawl with lavender border, gray figure in the ground. Made from voile, border and narrow stripe of silk.

D76 F
Handkerchief
circa 1865

Wedding handkerchief of white fine linen and lace. Rounded corners, wide border of lace and embroidery.

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