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Gothic Settee, c. 1989

Physical description:
cast aluminum, paint
4 settees: H. 37 in. x W. 61 1/2 in. x D. 20 in
Type:
Outdoor furniture
Design elements
Fretwork
Settees
Place:
United States of America, Alabama, Tallapoosa County, Alexander City
Date:
1989
c 1989
C. 1989
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Roman arches  Search this
Rococo Revival  Search this
Scrolls  Search this
Local number:
1989.003.001-.004
Digital ID:
Artifacts #892, 893, 929, 930
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Fountain ["Out in the Rain"]

Manufacturer:
J.W. Fiske Iron Works  Search this
Physical description:
cast iron? paint
1 fountain boy and girl under umbrella stand on rock; painted; height 52 in. x width 29 in. x diameter approx 21 in
Type:
Fountains
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1989.004.a, b
Digital ID:
Artifacts #894
Restrictions & Rights:
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Posey Holder, Flower Motif, Tripod

Type:
Posy holders
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
FJP.1987.064.a, b
Digital ID:
Artifacts #1355
Restrictions & Rights:
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On view:
Posy holder display
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_253768

Wellhead

Physical description:
stone height 8 ft. 2 in.x diameter 34 in
1 wellhead with wrought iron arch
Type:
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1773
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1976.007.a, b
Digital ID:
Artifacts #65
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_247237

Birdbath [putto holding clamshell]

Physical description:
cast iron paint
2 birdbaths height 33 in.x diameter of basin 21 in
Type:
Outdoor furniture
Design elements
Cast iron
Birdbaths
Date:
1880
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Shells  Search this
Boys  Search this
Putti  Search this
Local number:
1980.019.001-1980.019.002
Digital ID:
Artifacts #156 and 157
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_248912

Fountain [Gur-Karma-Rana]

Manufacturer:
J.W. Fiske Iron Works  Search this
Physical description:
cast iron paint
1 fountain with pedestal and base height 97 in.x diameter of largest tier 36 in
Type:
Cast iron
Design elements
Fountains
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1870
1900
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Acanthus  Search this
Local number:
1977.004.a-h
Digital ID:
Artifacts #75
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_250599

Grape Settee

Title:
[grape vine settee]
Manufacturer:
Robert Wood & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
cast iron paint
1 settee H. 32 1/2 in.x W. 44 in. x D. 21 1/2 in
Type:
Settees
Design elements
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Place:
United States of America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Philadelphia
Date:
1840
1840-1879
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Grapes  Search this
Vine scrolls  Search this
Local number:
1974.001.a-e
Digital ID:
Artifacts #3
Restrictions & Rights:
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Armchair frame [campaign style] (1880-1910)

Physical description:
wrought iron
Armchair frame: folding frame, H. 35 in. x W. 20.5 in. x D 24 in
Type:
Chairs
Wrought iron
Outdoor furniture
Furniture, Regency
Date:
1880
1880-1910
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1974.005.002
Digital ID:
Artifacts #8, #9, and #10
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252476
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Garden border [Rustic style]

Title:
[wicket]
Manufacturer:
Blaine Window Repair Services  Search this
Physical description:
cast iron paint
wicket: H. 17 in. x W. 20 1/2 in
Culture:
Garden borders  Search this
Type:
Wickets
Design elements
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1975
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Branches  Search this
Rustic work  Search this
Local number:
1975.007.001-.230
Digital ID:
Artifacts #46
Restrictions & Rights:
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Settees [Season settee]

Physical description:
aluminum paint
wood
4 settees height 35 in. x width 68 in. x depth 15 in
Type:
Settees
Aluminum
Outdoor furniture
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1976.003.001-.004
Digital ID:
Artifacts #57-60
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_252514

Urn [Morning Glory]

Manufacturer:
J.L. Mott Iron Works  Search this
Physical description:
cast iron, paint
1 urn and pedestal on base in two separate pieces H. 44 1/2 in.x Dia. 37 in
Type:
Outdoor furniture
Design elements
Cast iron
Urns
Date:
1880
1880-1910
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Acanthus  Search this
Lions  Search this
Morning glories  Search this
Local number:
1977.007.004.a, b
Digital ID:
Artifacts #82
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252538

Grape Settee

Title:
[grape vine settee]
Physical description:
cast iron paint
1 settee: feet broken off of the bottom of the two front legs; H. 30 in. x W. 32 in. x D. 16 in
Type:
Settees
Design elements
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1850
1850-1890
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Grapes  Search this
Vine scrolls  Search this
Local number:
1979.002.a, b
Digital ID:
Artifacts #95
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252550

Squirrel Settee

Physical description:
cast iron and wood, paint
1 settee H. 32 1/2 in. x W. 72 3/4 in. x D. 29 in
Type:
Settees
Design elements
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1868
1868-1900
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Squirrels  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Lions  Search this
Local number:
1984.003
Digital ID:
Artifacts #198
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_252648

Settee [park]

Physical description:
cast iron paint
wood
1 settee two wood slats on back and four on seat height 32 in. x depth 23 in. x width 71 in
Type:
Benches
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1984.018.001
Digital ID:
Artifacts #219
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_252665

Settee [Victoria settee]

Physical description:
cast iron paint
wood slats
1 settee wood slat seat height 35 in. x depth 26 1/2 in. x width 75 1/2 in
Type:
Settees
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1984.039
Digital ID:
Artifacts #264
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_252698

Settee [vine]

Manufacturer:
J.L. Mott Iron Works  Search this
Physical description:
cast iron and wood, paint
1 settee H. 32 1/2 in. x W. 67 1/2 in. x D. 19 in
Type:
Settees
Design elements
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1850
1850-1900
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Vines  Search this
Local number:
1984.044.a, b, c
Digital ID:
Artifacts #272
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_252703

Settee back [Victoria]

Physical description:
cast iron, paint
1 settee: H. 34 in. x W. 60 in. x D. 15 in
Type:
Settees
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1860
1860-1880
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Local number:
1984.059
Digital ID:
Artifacts #291
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252722

Garden border [Rustic style]

Title:
[wicket]
Physical description:
cast iron paint
1 wicket branch design H. 17 in. x W. 20 1/2 in
Culture:
Garden borders  Search this
Type:
Wickets
Design elements
Cast iron
Outdoor furniture
Date:
1870
1870-1910
Topic:
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Branches  Search this
Rustic work  Search this
Local number:
1984.242.001-.152
Digital ID:
Artifacts #510
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_252939

Trade advertising card: anthropomorphic trade card - celery woman with parasol

Advertiser:
Jerome B. Rice & Co  Search this
Physical description:
1 trade card: paper, lithograph H. 5.25 x W. 3 in
Type:
Advertising cards
Ephemera
Date:
1887
19th century
Topic:
Seed industry and trade  Search this
Celery  Search this
Victorian  Search this
Local number:
1987.026.001
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_389470

Trade advertising card: anthropomorphic trade card - Turnip man

Advertiser:
John B. Varick Company  Search this
Physical description:
1 trade card: paper, lithograph H. 5.25 x W. 3 in
Type:
Advertising cards
Ephemera
Date:
1885
19th century
Topic:
Seed industry and trade  Search this
Turnips  Search this
Victorian  Search this
Local number:
1987.026.002
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_389478

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