148 Object Results

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An English tin-glazed (delft) Eathernware pharmaceutical pitcher. The inscription on front "S. LVIVLA" surrounded by decoration in light blue; round shape with handle and spout; set on a cone shape...

29.1.1
Baptismal Basin
1700 – 1750

Earthenware, tin-glazed, bowl, light blue glaze; decorated in landscape design on outside in dark blue and manganese purple linework. This bowl was once used as baptismal bowl in Moravian Church, a...


Four pencil posts; simple headboard; rope spring; painted brown; canopy frame. In 1998 bedding placed in chest with ball feet.


Simple headboard; turned finials; headboard and footboard are stained brown; sides are natural.


Title page from a New Testament bible, torn out and enclosed in glass. The bible was printed 1597. On reverse is a listing of towns in Rhode Island with population tabulations for whites, negroes, ...

FIC.2018.025 B
Bodice
18th century

Detached bodice from what was once a one piece dress with FIC.2018.025 A. Tag "Dress of Miss Gilbert dau. of Capt John Gilbert [...] killed in battle 1756 or 8 see [pedigree])) married Dr. Alexande...

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.

01.615
Bottle
18th century

Pale, aqua-colored glass, irregular globular body pinched in on two sides, cylindrical neck, with flange, slight kick with pontil mark.

01.619
Bottle, Snuff
18th century

Amber-colored, square shaped body, with sloping shoulder, short neck, pontil mark. Probably used to hold snuff.

01.37
Bowl (vessel)
1700 – 1750

Tin-galzed Earthenware (delft) bowl decorated with three grey-blue fish over a manganese purple glaze. Inside of bowl is decorated with a grey-blue glaze and blue vine design.

D170
Brise Fan
1700 – 1780

Carved ivory fan with white ribbon comprised of twenty-one sticks. Marked with note: "Ivory fan brought by Gov. Wm H. Cooke from China, probably before the Revolution. He was the first Gov. of Rhod...

D489
Brocade (textile)
18th century

Swatch of brocade with rose ground.

96.17.1
Buckle, Shoe
18th century

Plain silver shoe buckle with a very narrow rectangular frame; two-toned steel fork and toothed loop, each attached separately to central pivot.

96.16.1
Buckle, Shoe
18th century

Plain silver shoe buckle with a narrow rectangular frame. Two tined steel fork and toothed loop. Each attached separately to central pivot. "SP' appears in raised letter in a rough rectangle. XXXXV...


Twelve round pewter buttons.


"A" candle snuffers, "B" - tray in baroque-style tray with handle and four turned feet. Marked with several symbols and letters on tray and snuffers. Made in England.

D143
Cap (headgear)
18th century

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

D137
Cap (headgear)
18th century

Infant's cap in white homespun linen

48.2
Chair
1710 – 1725

Maple William and Mary style side chair with carved crest-rail and front stretchers; rear stiles are turned and rake back; much wear on legs has shortened original by approx. 2" to 3"; black paint ...

01.270
Chair
1710 – 1725

Bannister-back armchair made of Ash; rush seat, painted black; turned stretchers and stiles; back has four half spindles. Belonged to Peleg Peckham who gave it to his son, Thomas Peckham Sr., who p...

83.1.9
Chair
1700 – 1730

Black painted chair, oxbow shaped crest rail, three reeded splats, turned stretchers. Seat is a replacement.


Maple side chair painted black; three reeded banisters; ox bow crest rail; front legs are turned; seat covered in faded blue and gold Indian print on white background


Maple side chair with a painted black; three half back banisters; turned stretchers; turned legs; cloth seat cover of faded blue and gold Indian print on white background; carved finial; carved cre...


Country-style side chair, painted black. Possibly Little Compton construction.


Large, round plate with raised lip and beaded rim. Pewter charger originally belonging to Lydia Holmes (Mrs. Samuel Rogers) born in Newport in 1683. Married Samuel Rogers, born in Newport 1673, mar...

96.46.6 ABC
Churn
18th century

Wooden cylinder-shaped butter churn, five 1" wide bands around the body of churn, cover (b) has a hole in the center for the plunger's handle to fit through. The plunger (c) handle is 26" long with...


Cobbler's palm made of brown leather. Completed at palm and thumb hole with string. Small triangle of lighter brown leather with inverted thimble next to thumb hole.

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.


Pine cradle initialed 'H.C. 1724' on top in brass nail detail; handle on end; inside footboard is an incised circle with a seven point star; hole in bottom. Tag stating 'From Wm S. Sherman, 5 Kay S...

2017.030.001
Cup
circa 1720

Small silver cup made by Samuel Vernon of Newport, his mark, the initials "SV" inside a small heart, can be seen on the right side of the cup's handle. The cup opens slightly wider at the mouth wit...


Handleless teacup with saucer with decoration of blue flowers and birds on outside of cup and blue flowers on saucer. Double band on inner rim of cup.


Handleless teacup with saucer with decoration of blue flowers on outside of cup and saucer.


Cup with engraved initials "RSA" on bottom and "PC" on side; straght-sided with flared lip; moulded base; strap handle. Marked with "SV" enclosed in a heart. laoned to Preservation Society April 26...

01.756
Davis Quadrant
18th century

Quadrant - davis (or backstaff) with wood inlaid with ivory in diamond shapes. Ivory inlay reads: made by a. Lamb in New York for Mr. (faded) Carpenter, 17??. S See #01.755


Walnut gate leg table; top has been replaced; folding gate leg has vase and ring turnings; small drawer on one end. Probably made in New England.

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...

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