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Tavola Rotonda Rossa

Designer:
Ettore Sottsass, Italian, 1917–2007  Search this
Manufacturer:
Serafino Zani, Italian, founded 1963  Search this
Medium:
Cast pewter, Murano glass
Type:
glasswares
Decorative Arts
Centerpiece
Object Name:
Centerpiece
Manufactured in:
Lumezzane, Italy
Date:
2003
Credit Line:
Promised gift of George R. Kravis II
Accession Number:
7065.72.2015
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_7065.72.2015

[Trade catalogs from Heywood-Wakefield Streamline Maple]

Variant company name:
Established 1826; Jane's office ; Modern American home  Search this
Company Name:
Heywood-Wakefield Streamline Maple  Search this
Related companies:
Heywood-Wakefield  Search this
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Gardner, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Topic:
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10234
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10234

[Trade catalogs from Gordon-Van Tine Co.]

Variant company name:
Modern American Home  Search this
Company Name:
Gordon-Van Tine Co.  Search this
Notes content:
for homebuilders, high quality millwork, lumber, roofing, paint and hardware
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Davenport, Iowa, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Paint industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10231
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10231

[Trade catalogs from Highbee's]

Company Name:
Highbee's  Search this
Notes content:
clothing ; accessories ; glassware ; ceramics ; decor ; furnishings
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Topic:
Beverage industry  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Hats  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Shoes  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_42655
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_42655

[Trade catalogs from Libbey, Owens, Ford Glass Co.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, Modern American home  Search this
Company Name:
Libbey, Owens, Ford Glass Co.  Search this
Notes content:
windows, furnishings, in dining rooms, kitches, bathrooms, bedrooms, breakfast rooms, solar housing, thermopane, plate glass, window conditioning, mirrors
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10471
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10471

Historic gardens Stereograph collection

Names:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
1.75 Cubic feet
807 Stereographs (black and white, color ;, 3 1/2 x 7 inches.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Stereographs
Place:
White House (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 1869-1925
Summary:
The Historic Gardens Stereograph Collection includes 807 stereographs that depict various public gardens, parks, and tourist attractions throughout the United States, with an emphasis on features related to horticulture and landscape design, including plants, garden furniture, and topiaries. Most, but not all views, show exterior features. A number of stereographs indicate the photography studio on the recto or verso, as well as a series or image number. Many include a brief caption; some include a lengthy description on the verso. Few are dated.
Index terms:
This collection is indexed in the catalog of the Archives of American Gardens under the following terms:

Types of materials

Stereographs

Subjects-topical

buildings

Parks

Monuments

Historic sites

Gardens--United States

Garden ornaments and furniture

Flower arrangement

Floral decorations

Tropical plants

Topiary work

Sculpture

Recreation

Names

Smithsonian Institution

White House (Washington, D. C.)

United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
Historical Note:
Popular during the latter half of the 19th century, stereographs consist of two similar photographic images affixed to a cardboard mount that produce a three-dimensional image when viewed through a stereoscope.
Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
Recreation  Search this
Monuments  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Tropical plants  Search this
Topiary work  Search this
Floral decorations  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Flower arrangement  Search this
Historic sites  Search this
Gardens -- United States  Search this
Parks  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Stereographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Historic Gardens Stereograph Collection.
Identifier:
AAG.STR
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Historic gardens Stereograph collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aag-str
Online Media:

fork

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15.8 cm x 2 cm; 6 1/4 in x 13/16 in
overall: 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 15.875 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850-1900
Subject:
Children  Search this
Eating  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0648B
Catalog number:
67.0648B
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f556-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_302683
Online Media:

knife

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18.6 cm x 2.1 cm; 7 5/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 1/8 in x 7 3/8 in x 3/4 in; .3175 cm x 18.7325 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
knife
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850-1900
Subject:
Children  Search this
Eating  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0648A
Catalog number:
67.0648A
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-e14f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_302684
Online Media:

chair

Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
fabric (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side; Splat-Back, Solid
Date made:
ca 1840
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0600E
Catalog number:
67.0600E
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0677-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311242

chair

Physical Description:
walnut (frame material)
horsehair (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side
Date made:
1850 - 1870
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0601D
Catalog number:
67.0601D
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0678-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311243

chair

Physical Description:
walnut (frame material)
horsehair (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side
Date made:
1850 - 1870
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0601B
Catalog number:
67.0601B
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0679-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311244

chair

Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
fabric (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side; Splat-Back, Solid
Date made:
ca 1840
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0600F
Catalog number:
67.0600F
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0a9b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311251

chair

Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
fabric (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side; Splat-Back, Solid
Date made:
ca 1840
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0600A
Catalog number:
67.0600A
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-06c4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311316

chair

Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
fabric (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side; Splat-Back, Solid
Date made:
ca 1840
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0600B
Catalog number:
67.0600B
Accession number:
248268
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0e42-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_313052

chair

Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
fabric (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side; Splat-Back, Solid
Date made:
ca 1840
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0600D
Catalog number:
67.0600D
Accession number:
248268
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0e43-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_313053

rack

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 64 cm; 25 3/16 in
overall, rack:;
overall, screws, each: 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 6.35 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
rack
Date made:
after 1850
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0737
Catalog number:
67.0737
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0c4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_313203
Online Media:

chair

Physical Description:
walnut (frame material)
horsehair (seat material)
Object Name:
Chair
chair
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side; Balloon-Back, Open
Date made:
1850 - 1870
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0601C
Catalog number:
67.0601C
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1838-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_317238

Bread Raiser

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims; handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 3/4 in x 22 in x 20 5/8 in; 29.845 cm x 55.88 cm x 52.3875 cm
Object Name:
pan, dough
raiser, bread
pan
Place made:
United States: New England
Date made:
ca 1895
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.67.0578
Catalog number:
67.0578
Accession number:
248268
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-5ec1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_678296
Online Media:

chair, doll

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
straw (seat material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 9 in x 7 1/2 in; 31.115 cm x 22.86 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
Chair, Doll
chair, doll
Other Terms:
Chair, Doll; Doll Furnishings; Toys
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Dolls  Search this
Toys  Search this
Credit Line:
Estate of Cassie Mason Myers Julian-James
ID Number:
DL.63.0266
Catalog number:
63.0266
Accession number:
70138
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-092d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309107

bedstead

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 cm x 12.75 cm x 6.5 cm; 3 17/32 in x 5 1/32 in x 2 9/16 in
Object Name:
Bedstead
bedstead
Other Terms:
Bedstead; Toys; Doll House Furnishings
Place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1904
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Dolls  Search this
Credit Line:
Helen Powell Smith
ID Number:
1978.0931.24
Accession number:
1978.0931
Catalog number:
1978.0931.24
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-e93e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312060

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