632 Object Results

Decade:
D237
Pattern (guide)
19th century

Cardboard pattern for forepart of Quaker bonnet.

D350
Apron
19th century

Pinafore Style, Cross-bar dimity apron. Machine seams, trimmed with heavy tatting for a young girl.

41.2.1(A,B)
Case, Card
19th century

Wooden calling card case & lid decorated with ivory floral designs on both sides. Red fabric beneath ivory. Silver borders and green and red decorative elements.


Small flax wheel; turned pine spokes, legs, and distaff; distaff dressed with flax. marked with "S. Hillard".


Pine or maple blanket chest painted black; iron handles; dovetailing on corners; no legs. Marked with 'Samuel Powel, 1005 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Oct.3, 1860; Hw Have Powel, Chestnut Hill, Phila...


Maple blanket chest painted green; rope handles; crack in top; covered compartment inside.


Burnt orange silk faille skirt. Asymmetrical front pleats form "L" shape down PL side across hem. PL side closes with series of small metal hooks and eyes. 5 in. of pleated and gathered dust ruffle...

97.22.58
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.57
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.56
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.55
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.54
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.53
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.52
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.51
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogrammed...

97.22.50
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

97.22.49
Tablespoon
19th century

One of ten tablespoons of heavier silver than coin silver, broad fiddle back handle, where the handle joins the bowl it flares out from 1/4" to 1/2" like two wings. The bowl is pointed. Monogramme...

D273
Hat
1800 – 1850

Straw tan high hat with 2" black ribbon, brim is 2 3/4".


Mahogany dining table in three parts. A is the rectangular shaped center part with two drop-leafs on the long sides. B and C are semicircular ends that attach to piece a on the long ends. All three...

01.409
Doll
1800 – 1850

Milliner's model with a painted wooden head, gray painted hair, dots for eyes, eyebrows, wisps of gray hair around face. The body is wood, jointed at hips, elbows, shoulders, nipped-in-waist. Limbs...

D504
Fragment
19th century

Waist of infants dress, white striped dimity. Small button on each sleeve. Trim on ends of short sleeve continues up sleeve.


White cotton top of infants dress. Fine embroidery, floral motif.


Brown silk quilted petticoat. Lined with a purple checked fabric. Waist is a crude casing sewn with multiple, different colored threads. Black 1/4 in. woven trim used to gather waist. Main body of ...

40.7.1
Shawl
19th century

An ivory shawl, most likely wool, with a woven border. Border is comprised of a Paisley design (repeating boteh shapes in red, green, and gray).

D344
Camisole
19th century

Plain white cotton camisole that laces up the front with hand sewn eyelets for the cotton laces that have metal tips . Stitches on left side indicate that a pocket has been removed.

D343
Camisole
19th century

Plain white cotton corset cover with lone eyelets for the front laces. The garment has a patch at the waist line on each side. The patches are of different sizes and materials and are hand sewn. Th...

D314
Parasol
1800 – 1850

Cream, tan and blue striped parasol with rigid handle. Made of silk with whalebone ribs. Tagged 'D314, for pageants etc. Gift of Mrs. James C. Swan Tabor, from estate of Miss Isabelle Tabor and onc...

38.7.001
Shawl
19th century

Gray shawl identified as Quaker shawl belonging to Rebecca Collins of Philadelphia (Mrs. Jonathon Knight). Shawl has green tint and 1 1/4 in. fringe on all sides. Two edges are selvage and two are ...


Brown china silk crepe with damask figure. Border at bottom; quilting follows woven desgin. Lined with brown and white check cotton. Wadded with lamb's wool. R.T. Briggs believes petticoats of this...

D207
Handkerchief
1800 – 1850

Handkerchief or bandana of silk with a batik print with red and white on a garnet background. Only one side has a hand sewn hem. Probably a men's bandana.

27.4.8
Kerchief
1800 – 1850

Triangular white muslin kerchief with an embroidered floral and foliate spray in the point and trimmed with hand knotted fringe on two sides. Trim 1 3/8 in.

D188
Frock Coat
1800 – 1850

Olive green fulled wool frock coat. Single breasted with 4 silver-colored metallic buttons (5/8 in.) Breast lined in brown twill and skirt in badly damaged blue green plain weave cotton. Two slante...

D185
Coat
1800 – 1850

Blue broadcloth coat with tails. Ten brass buttons. Half of coat is lined with quilted black satin with lemon yellow backing. Velvet collar.

D168
Shawl
19th century

Shawl with red center. Red, green, yellow and brown border. Ends of shawl are large colorful bands with two large yellow paisleys (Persian in design). Ticket reads, "Rescued from the great Chicago ...

D163
Cravat
1800 – 1850

Black satin stock. 3 3/4' high, buckles in back, striped lining.

D144
Cap (headgear)
1800 – 1850

Small white baby's cap with strings at nap of neck and forehead. Embroidered flowers with eyelets in middle. Eyelets as leaves and embroidered squares.

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