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Rounded metal handle attached at top to a rectangular plate by a large nail (nail missing at bottom); thumb latch at top.


Grated iron fencing mask has one wire around top of head, another ending in a circle goes around behind head; remnants of padding around mask. See also: #1885.5.


Clear crystal decanter with four flanges at neck, body is fluted in nine places. Ground stopper.


Portrait of David King (1812-1882). Bust-length portrait, subject faces to right, wears black jacket and tie with high stock collar; grey hair and balding pate; brown eyes, slight smile. Portrait i...


Brass bedwarmer with floral design on top, holes around circumference of raised inner circle; dull & corroded on bottom; wooden handle.


Miniature painting of Mrs. George Bliss. Three quarter pose of seated woman facing right, lavender eyes, greyish hair piled in waves on top of head, blue-lavender dress with v-neck, elbow length sl...


Wooden butter mold for 1-pound blocks of butter. Very heavy metal upper frame and handle suggest this was made for light commercial use rather than simply home kitchen use. Incised "BEACONHILL HOUS...


Bundle of approximately 24 paper-thin coils (spills) of unidentified fiber, ends coated with a sulfur compound. Used as an early form of matches. NB: item itself not labeled with accession number.


Over 25 borders of different widths, each w/ a different repetitive design; colors of green, blue, peach, beige and ecru; mounted on cardboard; backed w/ muslin.


Hand worked piece of white quartz. Found on the grounds of the Newport Historical Society, 82 Touro Street, Newport, RI.


Steel engraving: "On The Beach," from picturesque America. Depicts Easton's Beach with hotels in background, sea in mid-ground, and bathers, coaches, and people strolling in foreground. Hand-tinted.


Farrier's pincers, iron with claw on one end for prying.


Chisel: wooden handled with short blade. Three beveled edges, 1/2" ferrule. Stamped on blade, "Hearns [illegible]/[illegible]".


Pillow Cover BRICK STITCHED BARGELLO IN A DIAMOND PATTERN, ORIGINALLY REDS, BLUES AND YELLOWS; FRAMED W/ THREE ROWS OF SATIN STITCH AROUND ALL FOUR SIDES


18 ostrich feather quills dyed pale blue, glued to gold plastic ribs; plastic handle.


20 brown ostrich feather quills mounted on tortoise shell colored plastic sticks; plastic handle.


Hand held fishing net with laminated wood handle; handle is printed with a ruler (inches). The net rim is triangular shaped. There is a rope strap attached through a hole at the end of the handle. ...


Net made of black rope attached to a round metal rim. Net is attached to a long wooden handle.


Triangular-shaped pouch sewn with raw-hide thong. There are two wide leather straps at the top corners (for attaching to belt?). The pouch is made of very stiff leather.


Cone/thumb shaped cover, made of knitted white cotton string. Used to protect a fisherman's thumb from the fishing line.


Thumb shaped cover, made of knitted white cotton string. Used to protect a fisherman's thumb from the fishing line. Guard is flattened and black with "dirt".


Crescent-shaped metal worm box with flip-top lid; the lid is held down with a small spring and has 5 perforations in the center. The concave side of the box has 2 belt loops. The box is painted black.


Paper envelope containing 22 fishing hooks. Printed on envelope: "J.M.K. Southwick,/House Furnishing Goods,/Sportsmen's Goods,/Powder, Shot, Cartridges, &C.,/Fishing Tackle,/Rods, Reels, Hooks,...


Tin tobacco box with hinged lid, exterior is yellow with ornate decorations including 2 drawings of women's heads and crossed swords. Brand name of tobacco is: "cross swords/plug cut." inside box a...


Lobster pot bouy made of a rectangular block of wood. Wood is painted yellow, black, red, and white in a striped pattern. Two sides have imprinted lettering: "T.P.Wessick" and "G.Mataronas 781". Tw...


Lobster pot buoy made of a rectangular block of wood. Buoy is painted red with black lettering on one side: "H.Viera 363" on two other sides is hand painted in white: "AHV" and "363". There are thr...


Wooden tackle box with 2 brass hinges on rear edge. Two closures on front and a handle in center of lid. Box contains one can on "Silicote line dressing" and 93.38.18 (fly dope). There is also a sm...


Bottle of Woodsman's Fly Dope. Glass bottle containing black liquid (flydope-repellant). Tan paper label with green writing explains use. Bottle has a strong smoky odor. Made in Little Compton, RI.


Pair of clear glass bottles with weighted hooks and red screw-on lids, each contains 4 large weighted hooks. 93.39.19a has the words: "Don't/use/samples" scratched into lid.


Wooden net needle; rectangular, flat in shape but with one notched end and one pointed end. The eye is v-shaped; a tongue is left in the center for wrapping string. This needle is threaded with net...


Wooden net needle; rectangular and flat in shape, but with one notched and one pointed end. The eye is v-shaped; a tongue is left in center for wrapping net string.


Small wooden net needle; rectangular and flat in shape but with one notched and one pointed end. The eye is v-shaped, the tongue is left for wrapping net string.


Palm guard for sailmakers; oblong shaped strip of leather with two extra flaps forming a second hole for the thumb. The palm-side has a brass "stone" with a star decoration, top of stone has a circ...


4 badminton rackets, none has a wrapped hand grip. All have broken strings, white and blue stripes on each side of the racket head. The logo "Popular" appears at the base of racket head. 93.40.1C i...


Badminton shuttlecock made of white clipped feathers strung together into a cone shaped rubber bumper/weight on end. Inside feathers, at top of head is small label "Wilson".


Fishing cone/thumb shaped guard made of white cotton string. Used to protect a fisherman's thumb from the fishing line.

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