1289 Object Results

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Reverse silhouette cut out of tan paper on top of black paper, depicting the profile of a figure wearing a bonnet. Large.


Unfinished portrait of George Washington. Paint is applied thickly and brushstrokes are prominent, wavy, and loose. Background is very dark and his head is turned, engaging the viewer. Possible Jan...


Hanging wall clock, wooden case with carved eagle with spread wings on top, decorative carving down each side. Top 1/3 of the piece is the clock face with roman numerals and a circle of pink flower...


A printing block comprised of a wooden base attached to a metal plate. A faint image of a man in 18th-century dress (coat, waistcoat, and cravat) is visible on the metal plate. Black ink stains are...


Extremely detailed etching depicting five men in a boat yard or covered wharf overlooking a harbor. Possibly Newport Harbor and Goat Island. Tall ships and buildings stand in the background. The fo...


Ring: gold band, center sapphire surrounded by eight blue/gray pearls. Two smaller sapphires flank the center stone and are each set next to a pearl. The ring is kept in an ivory box. Inscribed on ...


Silver charm bracelet with each charm a letter pelling out ROGERS. Presumably memorabilia from Rogers High School.


Pin shaped like a crescent moon with the number "22" etched. No maker's mark present.


Two oval, metal buckles with tines. One buckle is missing a tine.


Two metal garters, with a metal clasp and adjustable chain.


A metal tray that has been painted black with a tarnished gold rim and a placement print of the Old Stone Mill with the Trinity Church and several houses in the background on the right. The Harbor ...


Solid gold mechanical pencil. 2 slides have tiny etchings; 3 sides have floral design; 1 side has the slide; diamond-like stone.


Solid gold mechanical pencil. Slides and tip engraved with floral designs and swirls, yellow stone.


Heavy bronze-colored medal featuring the silhouette of Oliver Hazard Perry. Perry is wearing a militiary uniform with a high color and epaulets. Lettering on front round perimeter of medal reads, "...


Minkisi artifacts recovered during a 2005 examination of the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House by NHS staff. Items were found under the floorboards of the attic. The minkisi includes: 3 fabric fragments, 1...


6 pieces of burgundy fabric the same as dress, FIC.2013.12.5 A-F. Hand sticthing is evident on some pieces. One piece could be start of bustle or pleated hem of dress. Found in suitcase, FIC.2013.1...


Detatched collar for bodice and skirt, FIC.2013.12.5 AB. Collar is in two pieces, made of lusterous burgundy fabric and feature dangling round metallic beads. Hand sticthing is evident on both piec...


Detatched sleeves for bodice and skirt, FIC.2013.12.5 AB. Sleeves are made of lusterous burgundy fabric with staining at the armpit. One sleeve has white moiree cuff, but both feature dangling roun...


A two-piece ensemble, including an unsleeved bodice and matching skirt made of a lusterous burgundy fabric. Bodice (A) is missing sleeves and buttons, although there are 17 button holes down center...


Bodice made of lustrous green fabric with 17 buttons down front. Buttons are green and designed with 9 beads within an engraved square geometric pattern. Presents some hand stitching, and uneven ta...


Plain white floor length petticoat with lace trim. Pink ribbon is woven through diamond pattern made with lace and plain weave. Closure at waist features a tie and one button. Found in suitcase, FI...


Natural colored canvas cloth for a stretcher, cot, or similiar use. Visible stitching along the perimeter with sleeves for posts to slide in. Could possibly be dated to WWII.


Iron fishing spear with a center stake and two serated wings on either side. The end of the spear presents a hole for attaching a handle. Spear is slightly rusted. No maker's marks are present.


Printing plate for calling card, Mr. and Mrs. Henry A. Curtis in a paper enclosure.


Three business cards for Henry A. Curtis, Antique Bottles and Flasks/ 12 Bat View Avenue, Newport, RI. Cards are textured in a natural color with illustartion of bottles in brown ink.


White plastic handled bottle opener with a metal mouth, printed for the Newport Savings and Loan.


Native American arrowheads from Island cemetery.


Small watch key with leather cord. Body of watch key is a razor or guillotine - perhaps a cigarette or cigarillo cutter. Key fits into 97.18.1 A. Seems to be a later addition.


Newport city flag. Stamped on white canvas border where there are two grommets: NYL-GLO 100% nylon bunting, Annin since 1847.


A Portsmouth Police constable's badge. Attached with a pin on reverse.


A metal shoehorn engraved with the following text: "Phi-Bates, Traditional Shotes for Men." An engraved shield with the letter "B" is located to the left of the text.


A metal shoehorn with a hole and loop of string at its top. The text "RICHARD BULLOCK/FINE FOOT WEAR/NEWPORT, R.I." is stamped into metal at bottom.


An ice pick with circular handle. Labeled "WHEELER ICE CO./PHONE NEWPORT 2796" on front, "SERVICE" on reverse.


Floorplan of the Museum of Newport History, mapping out the first and second floors of the Brick Market as exhibition space. Each exhibit is marked on the plan, including The Working Waterfront, Th...


Floorplan of the Museum of Newport History, mapping out the first and second floors of the Brick Market as exhibition space. Each exhibit is marked on the plan, including The Working Waterfront, Th...


Gold belt buckle with a raised design and circular border with a clasp on the backside.

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