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1875 - 1885 James, Kent, Santee & Co. Fabric Sampler Quilt Top

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 72 in x 75 in; 183 cm x 191 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1875-1885
Subject:
abolitionism  Search this
Manufacturing  Search this
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Laura Welsh (Mrs. Thomas L.) Casey
ID Number:
TE.T07540
Accession number:
112548
Catalog number:
T07540
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1851 - 1855 Ripley Family's "Friendship" Quilt

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 74 in x 84 in; 187 cm x 214 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Associated Place:
United States: New York, Queens, Long Island City
Date made:
1851-1855
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Community  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Ione Ripley
ID Number:
TE.T11452
Accession number:
210281
Catalog number:
T11452
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1795 M. Campbell's Reverse Applique Quilt

Quilter:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton, linen (overall material)
thread, linen, silk (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 99 in x 88 in; 251 cm x 223 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Object Type:
quilts
Place made:
World
Date made:
1795
Subject:
Chronology: before 1820  Search this
Sewing and Knitting  Search this
Quilting  Search this
ID Number:
1981.0007.01
Catalog number:
1981.0007.01
Accession number:
1981.0007
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-c790-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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1849 Elspeth Duigan's White-work Quilted Counterpane

Maker:
Duigan, Elspeth  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 88 in x 81 in; 224 cm x 206 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Jamestown Island, Jamestown
Date made:
1849
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Georgia Jacobs
ID Number:
1981.0682.01
Catalog number:
1981.0682.01
Accession number:
1981.0682
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ivory Card Case

Bequest of:
James, Catalina Juliana Mason Myers  Search this
Used by:
Mason, Maria Dorado  Search this
Physical Description:
bone, ivory (overall material)
Object Name:
card case
Object Type:
Accessories Carried
Woman
Card Case
Other Terms:
card case; Accessories Carried; Female
Used in:
Puerto Rico
Date made:
1800-1835
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Estate of Cassie Mason Myers Julian-James
ID Number:
CS.033487
Catalog number:
033487
Accession number:
70138
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American Enterprise
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Leather Case Wallet

User:
Dearth, Golden  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 7 in; 10.16 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
wallet
Object Type:
Accessories Carried
Man
Wallet
Bags
Other Terms:
wallet; Bags; Accessories Carried; Unknown
Used in:
United States: Rhode Island, Bristol
Date made:
1750-1875
Related event:
War of 1812  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Misses Long
ID Number:
CS.039014
Catalog number:
039014
Accession number:
113420
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Chinese Spoon

Physical Description:
porcelain (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in; 10.16 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Place made:
China
Place used:
United States: California, Mendocino
Purchased:
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
1850 - 1875
Subject:
Eating  Search this
Food Culture  Search this
Chinese Americans  Search this
ID Number:
CL.65.1374A
Accession number:
280280
Catalog number:
65.1374A
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Exhibition:
Wonderplace
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Chinese Spoon

Physical Description:
porcelain (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in; 10.16 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Place made:
China
Place used:
United States: California, Mendocino
Purchased:
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
1850 - 1875
Subject:
Eating  Search this
Food Culture  Search this
Chinese Americans  Search this
ID Number:
CL.65.1374B
Accession number:
280280
Catalog number:
65.1374B
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng41f2304df-b18f-4b15-9695-48abd6a3521f
EDAN-URL:
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San Ramon Nonatus

Physical Description:
wood, cedar (overall material)
gesso (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 7 3/8 in x 3/8 in; 27.305 cm x 18.7325 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
Panel, Religious
Place made:
United States: New Mexico
Date made:
1826-1855
Subject:
Saints  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Church  Search this
Spanish  Search this
New Mexico  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Roman Catholicism  Search this
ID Number:
CL.219162
Accession number:
40071
Catalog number:
219162
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Religion
Art
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-b09b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Virgin of Santa Rita de Cascia

Physical Description:
gesso (overall material)
paint (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 3 in x 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Painting
Place made:
United States: New Mexico
Place used:
United States: New Mexico
Date made:
ca 1830
Subject:
Saints  Search this
Church  Search this
Spanish  Search this
New Mexico  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Roman Catholicism  Search this
ID Number:
CL.219161
Catalog number:
219161
219161
Accession number:
40071
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-afbd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Sevres porcelain plate

Maker:
Sevres  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
Egyptian revival after D. V. Denon (overall style)
Object Name:
Plate
Date made:
1804
ID Number:
CE.P662
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Minton parian porcelain pâte-sur-pâte flask

Physical Description:
parian porcelain (overall material)
pâte-sur-pâte (overall production method/technique)
19th century classicist (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in x 2 5/16 in; 14.605 cm x 13.6525 cm x 5.87375 cm
Object Name:
vase
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Staffordshire
Date made:
1873
ID Number:
CE.P-989
Catalog number:
P-989
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Worcester porcelain teapot stand

Physical Description:
polychrome (component surface decoration color name)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (overall material)
imari (joint piece style)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 5 13/16 in x 5 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 14.76375 cm x 13.0175 cm
Object Name:
stand, teapot
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
c.1775
ID Number:
CE.P-851B
Accession number:
225282
Catalog number:
P-851B
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Worcester porcelain soup plate (from the "Hope" service)

Physical Description:
soft-paste porcelain (overall material)
on-glaze enamels and gold (overall color)
neo-classical (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 1 15/16 in x 9 11/16 in; 4.92125 cm x 24.60625 cm
Object Name:
plate, soup
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1790-1791
ID Number:
CE.P-810
Catalog number:
P-810
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1757733

Worcester porcelain plate (from the "Hope" service)

Physical Description:
soft-paste porcelain (overall material)
on-glaze enamels and gold (overall color)
neo-classical (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/16 in x 9 1/2 in; 2.69875 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
plate
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1790-1791
ID Number:
CE.P-811
Catalog number:
P-811
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Worcester porcelain oval dish

Maker:
Worcester Royal Porcelain Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 11 in x 8 1/8 in; 4.445 cm x 27.94 cm x 20.6375 cm
Object Name:
dish
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Staffordshire
Date made:
1804-1813
ID Number:
CE.P-826
Accession number:
225282
Catalog number:
P-826
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4c6e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Tournai soft-paste porcelain teapot

Physical Description:
soft-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome on-glaze enamels and gold on cobalt blue ground (overall color)
subjects after Buffon, Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 7 in x 4 3/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 17.78 cm x 11.1125 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Date made:
ca. 1787
ID Number:
CE.P-77
Catalog number:
P-77
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Worcester porcelain rinsing bowl (part of a service)

Object Name:
Bowl
bowl
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
1785
ID Number:
CE.P-850E
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Worcester porcelain cup and saucer

Physical Description:
blue (cup color)
blue (saucer color)
monochrome, blue (component surface decoration color name)
figures (joint piece description of decoration)
figures (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (saucer material)
Measurements:
overall: cup: 2 1/2 in x 3 in x 2 1/4 in; 6.35 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: saucer: 3/4 in x 4 3/16 in; 1.905 cm x 10.6045 cm
Object Name:
Cup and Saucer
cup
saucer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
1765-1770
ID Number:
CE.P-855ab
Label number:
682
Catalog number:
P-855ab
Accession number:
225282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-c3ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Worcester porcelain Shakespeare mug

Physical Description:
monochrome, brown-gray (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, soft-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 12.065 cm x 12.3825 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
Mug
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Worcester
Date made:
1770
ID Number:
CE.P-887
Catalog number:
P-887
Accession number:
225282
Label number:
618
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-c6b1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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