194 Object Results

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FIC.2020.131
Purchase Order
November 15 1764

Order from Thomas Ninegrett to Christopher Champlin for assorted goods.

FIC.2014.63
Commission
January 20 1764

A printed commission appointing Thomas Vernon of Newport to the office of "Deputy Post-Master," 1764. Signed by "Post-Masters-General" Benjamin Franklin and John Foxcroft; also signed by James Park...

01.798
Bottle
circa 1764

Bottle has small lip; red rim with 2 yellow and 3 white lines around neck. Front and back panels have 2 round blue flowers with yellow centers, and red, yellow, white and blue plumes. Side panels h...

01.797
Tumbler
circa 1764

Enameled glass with a picture of a boy dressed in 18th century style (blue knickers, green three-cornered hat and red coat), carrying 2 water buckets over his shoulders. Elaborate, colorful flowers...

01.796
Bottle
circa 1764

Small lip on bottle. Enameled with picture of two doves on a heart with blue and white flowers below; red and white dots down either side. Red, white, yellow and blue flowers on side panels. White ...

01.596
Beaker
circa 1764

Clear beakers (flip glass), blown-moulded, flint glass, 14 sunken panels, top edge has copper wheel engraving. Possibly made by Henry William Steigel of Manhein, PA. One of four beakers: #01.594, #...

01.593
Beaker
circa 1764

Clear beakers (flip glass), blown-moulded, flint glass, 14 sunken panels, top edge has copper wheel engraving. Possibly made by Henry William Steigel of Manhein, PA. One of four beakers: #01.594, #...

01.595
Beaker
circa 1764

Clear beakers (flip glass), blown-moulded, flint glass, 14 sunken panels, top edge has copper wheel engraving. Possibly made by Henry William Steigel of Manhein, PA. One of four beakers: #01.594, #...

01.594
Beaker
circa 1764

Clear beakers (flip glass), blown-moulded, flint glass, 14 sunken panels, top edge has copper wheel engraving. Possibly made by Henry William Steigel of Manhein, PA. One of four beakers: #01.594, #...


Drawing mounted on wood of the Rev. Henry Channing, by Gilbert Stuart at age nine.

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.

01.298
Busk
1760 – 1780

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

70.3
Table, Tea
1760 – 1780

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

69.3
Chest Of Drawers
1760 – 1780

Mahogany and chestnut chest-on-chest with ogee pediment, made by John Townsend. Four drawers in lower chest, three large and two small drawers in upper chest. Fluted bowl finials on fluted plinths,...

30.5 A
Screen, Fire
1760 – 1780

Firescreen on tripod of mahogany pedestal base, baluster-turned column with reeded capital. Flame finial prob. replaced. Oval frame with needlework. The silk needlework picture is an addition of c...

38.6
Chest Of Drawers
1760 – 1780

Mahogany and white Pine low case of drawers, block front with ogee bracket feet and shaped top. Four graduated drawers. Probably made in Newport.

01.220
Painting
1758 – 1802

Portrait painting of Rev. Gardiner Thurston. Half-length portrait, older man with white hair, white shirt with black vestment; right hand is holding a book. Subject was the Assistant Pastor of the ...

2000.14.3
Lamp
1756 – 1830

Early Moravian pottery lamp, possibly made at pottery centers of bethabara and Winston-Salem, North Carolina between 1756-1830. Light red earthenware glazed with combination of brown, black, green ...

01.840
Silhouette
1756 – 1824

Silhouette of W.S.N. Allen (176-1824) facing left. Tan paper over black. Smudge makes nose appear elongated. Oval, battered, almost destroyed wood frame with metal front. Mr. Allen had a house on L...

28.3.2
Table
1755 – 1785

Mahogany table; tripod-based, tilt-top tea table; columnar shaft has spiral-turned base; birdcage at top of shaft; plain feet; top added. Donor was great-granddaughter of Solomon Southwick, who liv...

28.3.1 AB
Chair
1755 – 1785

Two Chippendale style mahogany chairs. Very plain, square back with pierced splat, Marlborough legs; upholstered over the rail with new light green material. Probably made in Newport. Donor was gre...

24.3.3
Chair
1755 – 1785

Chippendale style mahogany side chair with upholstered slip seat; Marlborough legs, gothic-style splat. Belonged to Comm. Isaac Hull. As assessed by Milo Naeve on 03/29/1995; slip seat probably ne...

01.214
Spoon, Eating
1755 – 1770

Spoon with engraved initials: "S*F" (original) and "NT" (added) in script; handle curves up; has mid-rib on front. "TA" enclosed in a square, "ARNOLD" enclosed in a rectangle.

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