506 Object Results

Decade:
86.2
Cover, Food
1847 – 1937

Oval dish with cover, silver-plate, with handle. For small platter. Supposedly used on Fall River Line steamer "Plymouth". Inside: "Plymouth" Rogers Brothers trademark.

93.21 AB
Wagon
1850 – 1950

Late 19th or early 20th c. Toy ice wagon. White and blue body, black chasis, pulled by 2 brown horses with black manes and tails. Horses form one unit with front wheels. Black wheels attached to wa...

99.3.170 AB
Shoe
1850 – 1930

Small shoes said to have belonged to Mrs. Tom Thumb. 4-3/4" long flat shoe of woven linen with colorful floral embroidery. These are possibly her wedding shoes; they were found in a vatrine with Ge...

99.3.169 AB
Shoe
1850 – 1930

Small shoes said to have belonged to Tom Thumb, 4-3/4" long flat shoe. Black leather toe and lower heel, rest of the shoe is of the shoe of cream colored linen with a brass button. These shoes are ...

31.15.1
Needlework
1850 – 1950

Floral design in center with smaller designs in each corner; roses and leaves on fine ecru wool background fabric; colors of reds, blues, greens and tans.

46.5.005
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Hercules" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 7 1/2 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to inside of belt. Metal buckle...

46.5.004
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Axeman" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 7 1/2 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to inside of belt. Metal buckle o...

46.5.003
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Hercules" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 1 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to one end of belt. Metal buckle on...

46.5.002
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Hercules" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 8 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to inside of belt. Metal buckle on ...

96.50.2-.3
Pencil
1856 – 1969

Two cylindrical wooden pencils, stained brown, unsharpened. Stamped with 940/Eagle School Slate/Eagle Pencil Co/New York.

2005.2.5
Daguerreotype
1859 – 1949

Color portrait of Mary M.S. Robinson 1859-1949 on a gold plate, gold trim around photo, curved dark wooden frame. Tag reads "Brown and Saltmarsh Inc, Stationers, Concord, NH"

2017.018
Painting
1860 – 1940

Watercolor painting of St. Columba's Church in Middletown, RI. The side door of the church is visible as well as the belltower with a lush green lawn in the foreground and several trees in the back...


Two hanging flower bowls in rococo style with gilded scroll banding; decorated with three panels filled with polychrome floral decoration. Made by Stevenson and Hancock, derby. Blue maker's marks.


A black and white photograph of Linden Gate, located at the corner of Rhode Island Avenue and Old Beach Road.

FIC.2018.029
Shawl
1875 – 1950

Square, cream-colored shawl with 8 inch knotted fringe on all sides. Satin weave forms pattern on tabby ground. Edges of shawl folded under with fringe knotted through fold. 

FIC.2014.518
Wallet
1880 – 1930

Tannish grey rectangular wallet with six interior compartments one of which is a snap closure purse within the wallet. The wallet has an oval shaped metal adornment which marks the placement of a s...

FIC.2013.78
Flag
1880 – 1989

Small fabric American flag. Details are painted on to blank fabric. The flag is enclosed between two pieces of glasses sealed with black tape around all four edges. On the back F.P. Gladding 188 is...


Collection of architectural drawings of the main house, garage, tool house, cottage and surrounding property of Berry Hill in Newport, RI. Drawings also include various planting plans for the prope...


114 architectural drawings of the Newport Casino done by various architects over the building's life. There are 16 rolls totalling 114 drawings.

74.2.3
Dish, Candy
1881 – 1939

Coalport porcelain candy basket of clear glaze; gilded handle and rim; lobed fluted sides; glaze crazed.


A black and white photograph depicting the interior of Touro Synagogue. From a glass plate negative (Bergner Glass Plates, #12).


A photograph depicting an interior view of Touro Synagogue, including the Torah ark and a balustrade surrounded by arched windows, candlesticks, and candleabras.

P5896
Print, Photographic
circa 1890 – 1939

A black and white photograph of Hugh L. Willoughby seated at a desk. The photograph is torn in two pieces from top to bottom.

59.1.1
teapot
1891 – 1959

Teapot and cover of Basket or Tridacna shell design; edges and handles decorated in pink; spout decorated in pink relief vinelike decoration. Part of a set that includes: #59.1.1, #59.1.2, and #59....

59.1.3
Pitcher, Cream
1891 – 1959

Irish porcelain colorless creamer of pink Tridacna; swelling sides; top edge gently bends inward. Part of a set including: #59.1.1, #59.1.2, and #59.1.3. From Fermanagh, Ireland.

59.1.4
Dish, Eating
1891 – 1959

Irish porcelain heart shaped dish of scalloped and gadrooned sides; clear glaze outside; yellowish-cream glaze inside.

59.1.2
Bowl, Sugar
1891 – 1959

Irish porcelain colorless sugar bowl of pink Tridacna; swelling sides; top edge gently bends inward. Part of a set including: #59.1.1, #59.1.2, and #59.1.3. From Fermanagh, Ireland.

2013.6.1
Ledger
1892 – 1937

Ledger of watchmaker and jeweler, Otto L. Ruecker. Also included is other information including detailed weather reports for 1928 - 1929. Cover has detached from binding. A letter from Emilie Rueck...


Miniature of Avis Robinson (1893-1965) profile, right side of face. Woman with short, dark, brown hair, white dress. Background is lilac and cream. Inscribed on back of frame, "Avis W. Robinson 189...

2007.15
Log
1895 – 1964

Log book listing dates, names, and amounts paid by various guests of Pinard Cottages 1895-1907, one page from 1964; also newspaper clipping with article on Pinard Cottages.

62.2.1
Teapot
1900 – 1930

Soft-paste porcelain teapot that is part of Havilland dessert service; decorated with transfer of pink and vermilion floral sprays with leaves and stems in light green; handles and rims gilded; urn...

W 82.1
Sugar Bowl
20th century

Beige glaze sugar bowl with handle on side and matching cover. Stout and round in shape. Marked on the bottom with "51.26.20." From the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard house.


Pink straw hat with wide brim and deep crown, coarsely woven with a glossy finish and trimmed with a pink silk ribbon twisted and tied in a bow around the crown.

2018.002.003
Stein
20th century

Beer stein featuring images of three landmarks of Newport, RI: Forty Steps, The Old Stone Mill, and the Breakers. The background of the stein is almond with each image raised and accented with brow...

2005.2.34
Stamp (tool)
20th century

Wooden stamp with a metal plate with an image of the Newport Historical Society Headquarters building from bottom of Touro Street.

2018.002.008
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of the Elms on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a Egyptian man on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the spoo...

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