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Tray ("Harp" decoration)

Manufacturer:
Schramberg Majolica Factory, German, established 1820  Search this
Designer:
Eva Zeisel, American, born Hungary, 1906–2011  Search this
Medium:
earthenware
Dimensions:
H x diam.: 2 x 24.2 cm (13/16 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
tray
Object Name:
tray
Manufactured in:
Württemberg, Germany
Date:
ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor Wiener
Accession Number:
1996-18-102
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f6fdaf92-30c2-4452-a5b8-344e3a0c527a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-18-102
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9096

Designer:
Michael Graves, (American, 1934–2015)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Alessi S.p.A., Italian, founded 1921  Search this
Medium:
Stainless steel, molded rubber and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4.5 x 12.5 x 10.5 cm (1 3/4 x 4 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
creamer
Object Name:
creamer
Manufactured in:
Milan, Italy
Date:
1988
Credit Line:
Gift of Susan M. Yecies
Accession Number:
2015-15-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e1e9bca6-b620-4232-bd6c-7123ecc6de8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-15-1
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Opera

Designer:
Saul Steinberg, (American, born Romania, 1914–1999)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Greeff Fabrics Inc.  Search this
Medium:
Screen-printed paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 231.1 x 76.5 cm (7 ft. 7 in. x 30 1/8 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Object Name:
Sidewall
Made in:
New York, USA
Date:
1953
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Howard Adams
Accession Number:
1981-33-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq40a50cc45-e598-45c0-a680-99f541036458
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-33-1
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Regency House

Manufacturer:
Scalamandré, (New York, New York, USA, founded 1929)  Search this
Medium:
Screen printed
Dimensions:
43 x 76 cm (16 15/16 x 29 15/16 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Object Name:
Sidewall
Made in:
New York, USA
Date:
1965
Credit Line:
Gift of Scalamandre Wallpaper, Inc.
Accession Number:
1965-63-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq444f18434-c668-4ddd-964b-af213da21286
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1965-63-1

9097

Designer:
Michael Graves, (American, 1934–2015)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Alessi S.p.A., Italian, founded 1921  Search this
Medium:
Stainless steel, molded rubber and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (bowl and lid): 7 x 14 x 10.5 cm (2 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)
L x W x D (spoon): 10.3 x 2.3 x 2 cm (4 1/16 x 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
sugar bowl and spoon
Object Name:
sugar bowl and spoon
Manufactured in:
Milan, Italy
Date:
1988
Credit Line:
Gift of Susan M. Yecies
Accession Number:
2015-15-2-a/c
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq494f752c8-4fd9-4894-aa06-da4ba617ae3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-15-2-a_c
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Wine Glass with King David and Jonathan

Medium:
lead glass, gold
Dimensions:
H x diam.: 18.3 × 7.1 cm (7 3/16 × 2 13/16 in.)
Type:
glasswares
Decorative Arts
drinking glass
Object Name:
drinking glass
Probably manufactured in:
England
Used in:
Netherlands
Designed in:
Netherlands
Date:
1750–1775
Credit Line:
Gift of Beatrice Taplin
Accession Number:
2021-9-2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4abd45455-f7bd-45a3-83da-60e50335ccba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2021-9-2

Meissen cup and saucer: one of a pair

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels (overall color)
allegorical, Hausmalerei (overall style)
flowers (overall description of decoration)
musician (joint piece description of decoration)
blue (cup color)
blue (saucer color)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements:
cup: 1 3/4 in; 4.445 cm
saucer: 5 in; 12.7 cm
overall cup: 1 13/16 in x 4 in x 3 1/16 in; 4.60375 cm x 10.16 cm x 7.77875 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/16 in x 5 in; 2.69875 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
1735-1740
ID Number:
1979.0120.10ab
Accession number:
1979.0120
Catalog number:
1979.0120.10ab
Collector/donor number:
59A
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9813-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1758071
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Meissen cup and saucer: one of a pair

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels (overall color)
allegorical, Hausmalerei (overall style)
shepherdess (joint piece description of decoration)
flowers (overall description of decoration)
blue (saucer color)
blue (cup color)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements:
cup: 1 3/4 in; 4.445 cm
saucer: 5 in; 12.7 cm
overall cup: 1 15/16 in x 4 in x 3 1/8 in; 4.92125 cm x 10.16 cm x 7.9375 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/8 in x 4 15/16 in; 2.8575 cm x 12.54125 cm
Object Name:
cup
saucer
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
1735-1740
ID Number:
1979.0120.11ab
Catalog number:
1979.0120.11ab
Accession number:
1979.0120
Collector/donor number:
59B
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The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6007-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760501
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Blue River Handprints Vol. 1

Manufacturer:
Blue River Handprints  Search this
Medium:
Screen-printed vinyl, Mylar
Dimensions:
46 x 36 x 4.5 cm (18 1/8 x 14 3/16 x 1 3/4 in. )
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sample book
Object Name:
Sample book
Made in:
New York, USA
Date:
1971
Credit Line:
Transfer from the Renwick Gallery, Washington D.C.
Accession Number:
1995-152-1-1/90
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47bcc4471-c81d-49c9-974b-d4fde8edf468
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1995-152-1-1_90

United States, One Cent, New Hampshire Copper Pattern, 1776

Engraver:
Moulton, William  Search this
Designer:
Moulton, William  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 mm; 1 3/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place Made:
United States: New Hampshire
Province:
United States: New Hampshire
Country:
United States
Political area:
United States
Date made:
1776
Related Publication:
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Emery May Holden Norweb
ID Number:
1982.0798.0039
Accession number:
1982.0798
Catalog number:
1982.0798.0039
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-624b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_835232
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Little David, Play On Yo' Harp/Shout All Over God's Heaven; I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray

Recording artist:
Fisk University Male Quartette  Search this
Manufacturer:
Victor  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Camden
Recording date:
1909
Related Publication:
Encyclopedic Discography of Victor Recordings
Brooks, Tim. Might Take One Disc of This Trash as a Novelty: Early Recordings by the Fisk Jubilee Singers and the Popularization of "Negro Folk Music"
Credit Line:
Gift of James J. White III
ID Number:
1986.0642.53
Accession number:
1986.0642
Maker number:
16448
Catalog number:
1986.0642.53
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Religion
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ec2d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681976

Sweet Spirit Hear My Prayer; Kathleen Mavourneen

Manufacturer:
Edison  Search this
Physical Description:
resin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, West Orange
Recording date:
1915
1912
Related Publication:
Discography of American Historical Recordings
Credit Line:
Gift of Anna and Milton H. Hutchinson
ID Number:
1978.0312.10
Maker number:
82032
Accession number:
1978.0312
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c760-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_671361

Bosstone Autoharp Zither

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
felt (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 3/4 in x 13 1/4 in x 2 in; 55.245 cm x 33.655 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
zither
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, East Boston
Manufacture date:
1924-1926
Credit Line:
Gift of William Lutz
ID Number:
MI.66.196
Catalog number:
66.196
Accession number:
271968
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4314-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606690

Lyon & Healy Washburn Guitar

Maker:
Lyon & Healy  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 36 3/4 in x 12 7/16 in x 5 in; 93.345 cm x 31.59125 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1900-1905
Credit Line:
Gift of Theodore A. Carroll and Allison K. Carroll
ID Number:
MI.65.0749
Accession number:
262267
Catalog number:
65.0749
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Guitars
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2cc1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605749
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Gibson Harp Guitar

Maker:
Gibson Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 47 1/2 in x 19 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 120.65 cm x 48.5775 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Date made:
1919
Credit Line:
Gift of Edith M. Lawall
ID Number:
MI.78.04
Accession number:
1978.0845
Catalog number:
78.04
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Guitars
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2cc5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605754
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Lyon & Healy Guitar

Maker:
Lyon & Healy  Search this
Physical Description:
oak (overall material)
cherry (overall material)
ebony (overall material)
metal (overall material)
spruce (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 7/8 in x 13 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 96.2025 cm x 34.29 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1895-1925
Credit Line:
Gift of Adam Gallan
ID Number:
1987.0055.06
Catalog number:
1987.0055.06
Accession number:
1987.0055
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-46ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606103
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Woman playing a harp

Physical Description:
dye (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13.5 cm x 18 cm x .3 cm; 5 5/16 in x 7 3/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
autochrome
Date made:
1911-1928
ID Number:
PG.006474.07
Accession number:
242660
Catalog number:
6474.7
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b827df74-c575-1c2b-e053-15f76fa07d52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1992854

certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
Roberts, Ellis Henry  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Lyons, Judson Whitlocke  Search this
Issuing bank:
First National Bank of La Harpe  Search this
Depicted:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: Kansas, La Harpe
BEP certification date:
1904-05-28
Plate date:
1904-04-11
Series date:
1902
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-KA-box 5  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.011059
Accession number:
297219
Catalog number:
297219.011059
Bank charter number:
7226
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-b0ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1474644

certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
Roberts, Ellis Henry  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Lyons, Judson Whitlocke  Search this
Issuing bank:
First National Bank of La Harpe  Search this
Depicted:
McKinley, William  Search this
McCulloch, Hugh  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: Kansas, La Harpe
BEP certification date:
1904-06-03
Plate date:
1904-04-11
Series date:
1902
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-KA-box 5  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.011060
Accession number:
297219
Catalog number:
297219.011060
Bank charter number:
7226
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-bdcd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1474645

certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
Roberts, Ellis Henry  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Lyons, Judson Whitlocke  Search this
Issuing bank:
First National Bank of La Harpe  Search this
Depicted:
McKinley, William  Search this
McCulloch, Hugh  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: Kansas, La Harpe
BEP certification date:
1909-02-26
Plate date:
1904-04-11
Series date:
1902
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-KA-box 5  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.011061
Accession number:
297219
Catalog number:
297219.011061
Bank charter number:
7226
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-b0ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1474646

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