400 Object Results

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Blue silk quilted petticoat lined with homespun linen. Border design of tulips, carnations and leaves.

42.1.4
Stay (corset)
18th century

Unbleached stays with large, overlapping tabs. Two different linens used for lining. No shoulder straps.

FIC.2018.007
Stays
18th century

Unbleached stays with tabs at the bottom. No shoulder straps. Front comes to point and has decorative lacings with a narrow cord resembling a stomacher. Desiccated and deteriorated leather binding....

D48 AB
Stay
18th century

Whalebone stay covered with green wool with white stitching. Trimmed with white leather. Pocket in front section containing plain wooden busk.

FIC.2018.004
Stays
18th century

Brown coutil stays with baleen boning and bound in a mix of white and brown leather. No shoulder straps and a very pointed front. Padding 4 1/2 x 1 in. on inside center bottom of stays. Iron rod in...

D54
Pocket (bag)
18th century

Two pockets. Front is patchwork of plain white line squares and squares of brown with a floral print. Back of pockets are white linen. Cross stich initials AW on each pocket. To tie around the waist.

D137
Cap (headgear)
18th century

Infant's cap in white homespun linen

D143
Cap (headgear)
18th century

Baby's plain white linen cap, simply stitched, not fitted at the back of the head. Similar to D137.


Piece A is a fragment of sleeve. Piece B is a strip with nine buttons. Indigo and white vertically striped linen. Buttons worked in blue and white thread over slightly irregular wooden mould. Fragm...


34 swatches of checked, striped and plaid fabrics. Died with indigo and saffron. Fabrics of various materials: linen, cotton and possibly hemp. Ticketed, "These pieces are specimens of cloth manufa...


White cotton twill waistcoat with embroidered front. Arms are missing, lined with linen.


White sleeveless waistcoat with embroidered flowers, leaves and geometric designs in white. Right side is longer than the left side which is severely ragged. Two pockets.


Double breasted deep cream color sleeveless waistcoat, two pockets, twenty-five buttons down front.

99.2
Strongbox
18th century

Painted iron strongbox, back of box is unpainted. Front of box has false key hole in center, the actual key hole is in the center of the lid. Iron handles on sides of box. Front and back of box are...

97.13.8 A-E
Tinder Box
18th century

Round tin box with two covers. (A) top cover has a place in the center to hold a candle. (B) is the inside cover, the handle is unsoldered and the inside may have had a lining of some kind. (C) is ...

W 1934.2.2
Flesh Fork
18th century

Hand wrought iron meat fork; two prong fork; hole in handle to hang fork.

W 1974.40.1
Jar
18th century

Redware canister jar with green glaze; lid included. Two rows of molding around the top. Made in New Hampshire. From the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard house.

W 1974.40.2
Jar
18th century

Redware canister or jar; dark green glaze.

W 1974.40.3
Jar
18th century

Redware canister of jar without cover; green glaze; two rows of molding around top. Made in New Hanpshire.


White background; pink and yellow floral design; pink buds; green leaves. Made in France. From the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard house.


Pear shaped redware jug; green glaze; groove around top. Made in New Hampshire.


Round pewter plate; ridge around edge; 'H E I' engraved on front and a tag on back stating name and date of owner. Attached tag reads 'Lydia E. Holmes, born Newport 1683. Married 1706 to Samuel Rog...

W 142.1
Dining Table
18th century

William and Mary style walnut gate leg table, circular leaves, turned legs and stretchers. There is a small drawer on one end. The gate legs could be folded in so the two leaves, attached by hinges...

W 1973.6.3
Coverlet
18th century

Blue and white woven coverlet; bound on two sides; fringed ontwo sides. Made with linsey-woolsey. Object used as a table runner in 1989. Coverlet was made in 1973.

2010.15
Table
18th century

18th century rounded drop-leaf mahogany dining table. Likely Newport made.

D217
Bonnet (hat)
18th century

Black silk Quaker bonnet lined in white. Homespun linen and square mesh linen gauze and a piece of marbled cardboard used in stiffening.

42.1.33 AB
Gown
18th century

Polonaise dress made of pink and white striped silk and tafetta with fancy stripes. Back of gown same as D19. Separate petticoat has 2 pinked and plaited flounces. Untrimmed sleeves. Designed to be...

42.1.32 AB
Gown
18th century

Silver gray satin gown. Long sleeved with train, opening over matching petticoat. This gown, originally made about 1775, has been made over to approximate style of 1783-1793. This alteration may be...

D268
Fire Hat
18th century

Black felt hat. Seems to be tricorne. Possibly early fire hat

D53
Pocket
18th century

White pair of pockets with colored embroidery, bound with blue twilled cotton emboridery, Lined india cotton. To be ties around the waist, under skirt, opening by plackets on hips


Colored flowers on cream ground. Brocade, bound with dark green ribbon. High, broad heels; medium toe. Very heavy leather soles.

42.1.16
Stocking
18th century

Men's white sine silk stockings. Machine made, with white silk clock. Similiar but not identical to D43.

42.1.15
Stocking
18th century

Men's white stickings made of fine silk. Full fashioned, embroidered white clocks. Similiar but not identical to D42.

D68
Fragment
18th century

Needlepoint fragment. Cream ground with colored flowers. Silks on a wool canvas. Floral design, conventional, balanced in extremely fine needlepoint. Carnation predominates with an unusual backgrou...


Light and dark indigo blue and white striped woolen fabric with some twilled stripes. Ticketed in same hand as D225, "A piece of my great Grandmother's Petticoat more than a hundred years old. ~1885"

D489
Brocade (textile)
18th century

Swatch of brocade with rose ground.

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