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Clouded Mother-of-pearl

Discipline:
Entomology  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
NMNH, Insect Zoo, North America, United States, District of Columbia
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Arthropoda, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae
Scientific Name:
Salamis anacardii
USNM Number:
EO400829
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a7e7235d-2f16-4873-80ef-bc658cb62896
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11016406
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Disk Abalone

Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Region:
Asia & Middle East Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Tanesashi, Asia, Japan, Aomori Prefecture, Honshu
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Mollusca, Gastropoda, Vetigastropoda, Archaeogastropoda, Haliotidae
Scientific Name:
Haliotis discus
USNM Number:
EO30708
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34655fbed-af08-40a9-893e-5640813f0af2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10007451
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card case

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (overall material)
shell, mother-of-pearl (overall material)
shell, tortoise (overall material)
Object Name:
Card Case
Other Terms:
Card Case; Accessories Carried; Female
Date made:
1850 - 1900
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
CS.248268.009
Catalog number:
248268.009
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-565f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_357454

card case

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (overall material)
shell, ? (overall material)
shell, mother-of-pearl (overall material)
Object Name:
Card Case
Other Terms:
Card Case; Accessories Carried; Female
Date made:
1850 - 1900
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
CS.248268.010
Catalog number:
248268.010
Accession number:
248268
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-564c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_357815

cues, billiard

User:
Mason, Sidney  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
plate, gold (overall material)
mother of pearl (overall material)
tortoise shell (overall material)
Object Name:
cues, billiard
Associated place:
United States: District of Columbia
Subject:
Billiards  Search this
Credit Line:
Estate of Cassie Mason Myers Julian-James
ID Number:
CL.033242
Accession number:
70138
Catalog number:
33242
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-29c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1078222

Writing Desk

Designer:
Carlo Zen, 1851–1918  Search this
Medium:
Joined, bent and turned fruitwood, inlaid with brass, white metal and mother-of-pearl, leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 104.1 x 64.8 x 63.5 cm (41 x 25 1/2 x 25 in.)
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
desk
Object Name:
desk
Made in:
Milan, Italy
Date:
ca. 1902
Credit Line:
Gift of John Goodwin
Accession Number:
1963-29-1
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/kq489f0717f-48e9-4d50-9eb4-b841fd0237b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1963-29-1
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Splendor of the Sea…Maidenform Mother of Pearl Collection

Collection Creator:
Maidenform, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 70
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials may be used for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

The donor has imposed restrictions on reproduction, broadcast or use of the collection for commercial purposes of any kind by third parties. Reproduction, broadcast or other use of the collection for commercial purposes of any kind by third parties is subject to prior written consent. These permissions will be required until July 2047. Please see the repository for further details.
Collection Citation:
Maidenform Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Maidenform Collection
Maidenform Collection / Series 11: Miscellaneous (unprocessed materials)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0585-ref844

Leo Baekeland Diary Volume 16

Author:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Collection Creator:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (6.0" x 3.5".)
Container:
Box 19, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Biographies
Diaries
Place:
Yonkers (N.Y.) -- 1900-1914
Date:
1914 August 17-1914 December 31
Scope and Contents:
Inscription on flyleaf: "I / Journal of / Dr. L.H. Baekeland / Yonkers, NY [sic] / August 17, 1914 / to December 31, 1914." The diary details Baekeland's daily activities. He writes often of his visits and discussions, and the subjects of correspondence he has written and received. It sheds light on the use and distance of travel by automobile in the early twentieth century. In the notes, Baekeland explains increasing time spent in the laboratory in 1913.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Laboratories  Search this
Automobiles -- 1910-1920  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Biographies
Diaries -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Leo Baekeland Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Leo H. Baekeland Papers
Leo H. Baekeland Papers / Series 4: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0005-ref305
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Leo Baekeland Diary Volume 40

Author:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Collection Creator:
Baekeland, L. H. (Leo Hendrik), 1863-1944  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (6.0" x 3.5")
Container:
Box 21, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Diaries
Date:
1925 March 26-1925 May 12
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Leo Baekeland Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Leo H. Baekeland Papers
Leo H. Baekeland Papers / Series 4: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0005-ref329
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knife, folding

Physical Description:
steel (blades, springs material)
mother of pearl (scales material)
metal, yellow (bolsters, linings, spacers, pommel, pins material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 9.525 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
knife, folding
Object Type:
cutlery
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Sheffield, Sheffield
Date made:
c. 1890-1920
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.0991E
Catalog number:
59.0991E
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1779-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448393
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fork

Physical Description:
steel (blade material)
mother of pearl (handle material)
brass (finial material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 7 15/16 in x 3/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 20.16125 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
knife
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Fork, Set of; Eating Utensils
Place made:
Netherlands
Germany
Date made:
1600-1700
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1296B
Accession number:
111627
Catalog number:
59.1296A
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-12f4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449064
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fork

Physical Description:
steel (tines material)
mother of pearl (handle material)
brass (handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/16 in x 8 1/8 in x 1 in; .79375 cm x 20.6375 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Fork, Set of; Eating Utensils
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1625-1675
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1297B
Accession number:
111627
Catalog number:
59.1297A
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-12f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449067
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fork

Physical Description:
steel (tines and pins material)
bone (handle material)
brass (fittings and inlays material)
mother of pearl (inlays material)
paint (inlays material)
Measurements:
overall: 7/16 in x 7 3/16 in x 5/8 in; 1.11125 cm x 18.25625 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Fork, Set of; Eating Utensils
Place made:
Bosnia and Herzegovina: Bosnian
Date made:
c. 1890
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1299B
Accession number:
111627
Catalog number:
59.1299A
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-0d50-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449075
Online Media:

fork

Physical Description:
steel (tines material)
mother of pearl (handle material)
silver plate (ferrule material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/16 in x 6 5/8 in x 9/16 in; .79375 cm x 16.8275 cm x 1.42875 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Fork, Set of; Eating Utensils
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
c. 1900
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1300B
Catalog number:
59.1300A
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1523-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449081
Online Media:

fork

Physical Description:
steel (tines material)
mother of pearl (tines material)
brass (fittings material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/16 in x 6 1/4 in x 1/2 in; .79375 cm x 15.875 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Fork, Set of; Eating Utensils
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
1700-1800
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1301B
Catalog number:
59.1301A
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4d98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449085
Online Media:

fork

Physical Description:
steel (tines material)
mother of pearl (handle material)
metal (fittings and inlay material)
gold (fittings and inlay material)
Measurements:
overall: 7/16 in x 7 9/16 in x 11/16 in; 1.11125 cm x 19.20875 cm x 1.74625 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Fork, Set of; Eating Utensils
Place made:
Germany: Baden-Württemberg, Tuttlingen
Date made:
c. 1875-1900
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1302B
Catalog number:
59.1302A
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-0d52-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449086
Online Media:

fork

Physical Description:
horn ? (part: handle material)
mother of pearl (part: handle material)
brass (part: handle material)
steel (part: tines material)
metal (part: handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 8 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 22.225 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
fork
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife and Forks, Set of; Eating Utensils
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1313C
Catalog number:
59.1313C
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-797d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449177
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knife, part of

Physical Description:
metal, iron (part: blade material)
mother of pearl (part: handle material)
bone (part: handle material)
brass (part: handle material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 8.255 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
knife, part of
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife; Cutlery
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.0940F
Catalog number:
59.0940F
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-17da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_316463
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knife, folding

Physical Description:
copper alloy (blades, pins, linings material)
mother of pearl (handle material)
metal, white (bolsters material)
steel (spring material)
Measurements:
overall, stored open: 1/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 9/16 in; .635 cm x 13.335 cm x 1.42875 cm
Object Name:
knife, folding
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife; Personal Utensils; Cutlery; Folding; Pocket
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
c. 1911
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.0998D
Accession number:
111627
Catalog number:
59.0998D
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1af1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_316627
Online Media:

knife, folding

Physical Description:
steel (blades, frame, springs, pins material)
mother of pearl (scales material)
nickel silver (bolsters material)
metal, yellow (center pins material)
Measurements:
overall, stored closed: 7/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 1/16 in; 1.11125 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.69875 cm
Object Name:
knife, folding
Object Type:
cutlery
Other Terms:
Knife; Personal Utensils; Cutlery; Folding; Pocket
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
ca 1890 - 1920
Credit Line:
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
ID Number:
DL.59.1001D
Catalog number:
59.1001D
Accession number:
111627
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-180c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_316670
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