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Wire frame, Rotary emblem

Medium:
Wire
Dimensions:
17 1/2 × 17 1/2 × 1 in. (44.5 × 44.5 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
Frogs (flower arrangement)
Date:
ca. 1860-1940
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
emblems (symbols)  Search this
Floral frames  Search this
frame components  Search this
wire  Search this
associations  Search this
ceremonies  Search this
decorations  Search this
Floral Accessories  Search this
Floral decorations  Search this
floral designers  Search this
Flower arrangement  Search this
funerals  Search this
funerary objects  Search this
secret societies  Search this
societies  Search this
symbols  Search this
wirework  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1980.035.039
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Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4a1557e74-cb72-4698-a80d-a0e0c0fb1ea8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1980.035.039

Pedestal, fountain possibly, Rustic pattern

Medium:
Cast iron
Dimensions:
Overall: 48 × 3 in. (121.9 × 7.6 cm)
Base: 16 in. (40.6 cm)
Top: 10 1/4 in. (26 cm)
Style:
Rustic
Type:
Pedestals
Date:
ca.1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
bases (object components)  Search this
cast iron  Search this
components  Search this
Design elements  Search this
fountains  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
posts  Search this
Rustic  Search this
water features  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1984.101
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4352eb1fd-2673-4098-a2f5-024aa262ddd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1984.101

Bouquet holder, Greek key motif

Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
6 × 1 1/2 in. (15.2 × 3.8 cm)
Style:
Renaissance Revival
Type:
Bouquet holders
Origin:
Birmingham, England, possibly
Date:
ca.1830-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
bouquet holders  Search this
bouquetiers  Search this
porte-bouquets  Search this
porte-fleurs  Search this
Posy holders  Search this
tussie-mussies  Search this
costume accessories  Search this
decorative arts  Search this
fashion  Search this
Victoriana  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection. Gift of Frances Jones Poetker.
Accession number:
FJP.1987.189
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CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4cbbe9436-894a-430b-9461-d5057b23b6a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_FJP.1987.189
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Bouquet holder, rope motif, spade handle

Medium:
Gilded metal
Dimensions:
6 × 2 in. (15.2 × 5.1 cm)
Style:
Gothic Revival
Type:
Bouquet holders
Origin:
Birmingham, England, possibly
Date:
ca.1830-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
bouquet holders  Search this
bouquetiers  Search this
porte-bouquets  Search this
porte-fleurs  Search this
Posy holders  Search this
tussie-mussies  Search this
costume accessories  Search this
decorative arts  Search this
fashion  Search this
Victoriana  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection. Gift of Frances Jones Poetker.
Accession number:
FJP.1987.210
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4bf3ed666-c331-4829-a872-d43899b6a3db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_FJP.1987.210

Fragments, chair back, hall style

Medium:
Cast iron
Dimensions:
19 × 10 in. (48.3 × 25.4 cm)
Style:
Rococo Revival
Type:
Fragments
Date:
ca. 1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
fragments  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1984.121.a, b, c
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq493a62570-649e-4289-8d13-ed30a81de14c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1984.121.a__b__c

Urn & pedestal, Bissell, Grecian

Manufacturer:
Duquesne Foundry  Search this
Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 57 × 36 in. (144.8 × 91.4 cm)
Interior: 28 in. (71.1 cm)
Type:
Urns
Origin:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
ca. 1865
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
Outdoor ornaments  Search this
pedestals  Search this
urns  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
planters (containers)  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1973.001.001.a, b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4c2fa3ff1-088a-4e6c-b52a-3524e06c9b00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1973.001.001.a__b

Urn & pedestal, Bissell, Grecian

Manufacturer:
Duquesne Foundry  Search this
Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions:
Interior: 28 in. (71.1 cm)
Type:
Urns
Origin:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
ca. 1865
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
Outdoor ornaments  Search this
pedestals  Search this
urns  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
planters (containers)  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1973.001.002.a, b
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4c0e303ee-b586-4383-8843-20cc3e5a9236
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1973.001.002.a__b

Settee, "Grape" pattern

Manufacturer:
Robert Wood, Iron Rail Foundry and Manufacturing, 1839 - 1878  Search this
Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions:
32 1/2 × 44 × 21 1/2 in. (82.6 × 111.8 × 54.6 cm)
Style:
Naturalism
Type:
Settees
Origin:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
ca. 1850
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
settees  Search this
Design elements  Search this
Design elements  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
garden seats  Search this
seating furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.001.a-e
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq43530daad-ee3c-458b-b57d-28b38758631d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.001.a-e

Urn, wreath motif

Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 26 × 23 in. (66 × 58.4 cm)
Base: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Interior: 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
Style:
Renaissance Revival
Type:
Urns
Date:
ca. 1860
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
Outdoor ornaments  Search this
urns  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
handles: finish hardware  Search this
planters (containers)  Search this
Wreaths--Design elements  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.002
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4076911b3-0dd0-4a48-900e-4b5c887783ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.002
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Bench, "Four Seasons" pattern

Medium:
Aluminum, wood, paint
Dimensions:
35 × 69 × 27 in. (88.9 × 175.3 × 68.6 cm)
Style:
Renaissance Revival
Type:
Benches
Date:
ca. 1880 (probably)
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
benches  Search this
cast iron  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
garden seats  Search this
medallions (ornament areas)  Search this
parks (recreation areas)  Search this
seating furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.003
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4e9fef6e6-7a33-494a-9c44-f542e947c2cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.003

Settee, folding frame, campaign style

Medium:
Wrought iron
Dimensions:
35 × 41 × 24 in. (88.9 × 104.1 × 61 cm)
Style:
Regency
Type:
Settees
Date:
ca. 1880-1910
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
outdoor furniture  Search this
settees  Search this
wrought iron  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
garden seats  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
Regency  Search this
seating furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.005.001
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4136ae786-ad7e-40f6-97fb-2db6a2e61314
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.005.001

Chair frame, arms, campaign style

Medium:
Wrought iron
Dimensions:
35 × 20 1/2 × 24 in. (88.9 × 52.1 × 61 cm)
Style:
Regency
Type:
Chairs
Date:
ca. 1880-1910
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
chairs  Search this
Furniture, Regency  Search this
wrought iron  Search this
armchairs  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.005.002
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4c33f54e6-19f5-48cf-b599-ce4f9f164f5e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.005.002
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Chair frame, arms, campaign style

Medium:
Wrought iron
Dimensions:
35 × 20 1/2 × 24 in. (88.9 × 52.1 × 61 cm)
Style:
Regency
Type:
Chairs
Date:
ca. 1880-1910
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
chairs  Search this
wrought iron  Search this
armchairs  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.005.004
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq458e96744-9841-4932-8206-2708733b17a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.005.004

Chair frame, side, campaign style

Medium:
Wrought iron
Dimensions:
35 × 18 × 21 in. (88.9 × 45.7 × 53.3 cm)
Style:
Regency
Type:
Chairs
Date:
ca. 1880-1910
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
chairs  Search this
Furniture, Regency  Search this
wrought iron  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
side chairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.005.005
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq40afb1b60-17b0-488c-b91f-f2aa419b84aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.005.005

Bench, rollback

Medium:
Cast iron, paint, oak wood
Dimensions:
27 × 60 × 29 in. (68.6 × 152.4 × 73.7 cm)
Type:
Benches
Date:
ca.1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
benches  Search this
cast iron  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
garden seats  Search this
parks (recreation areas)  Search this
seating furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.006
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4cd435c4d-046a-4ebc-af92-9f473dae0f5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.006

Bench, rollback

Medium:
Cast iron, paint, oak wood
Dimensions:
27 × 60 × 29 in. (68.6 × 152.4 × 73.7 cm)
Type:
Benches
Date:
ca.1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
benches  Search this
cast iron  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
garden seats  Search this
parks (recreation areas)  Search this
seating furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.007
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4424170f3-b10f-4373-b871-2aec2a59d9d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.007

Bench end, Rustic, roll back

Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Style:
Rustic
Type:
Bench ends
Date:
ca. 1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
Benchends  Search this
cast iron  Search this
ends: furniture components  Search this
benches  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
garden seats  Search this
outdoor furniture  Search this
settees  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.008.a, b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq41fe55a01-595a-4140-b614-0c9b204bb26e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.008.a__b

Fountain, herons and fisher boy

Medium:
Cast iron, cast zinc (probably), paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 118 in. (299.7 cm)
First Bowl: 58 × 70 × 8 in. (147.3 × 177.8 × 20.3 cm)
Second Bowl: 75 × 48 × 5 in. (190.5 × 121.9 × 12.7 cm)
Third Bowl: 85 × 36 × 4 in. (215.9 × 91.4 × 10.2 cm)
Statue: 33 in. (83.8 cm)
Style:
Naturalism
Type:
Fountains
Date:
ca. 1871-1875
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
fountains  Search this
zinc  Search this
boys  Search this
Design elements  Search this
Design elements  Search this
Design elements  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Herons  Search this
water features  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.009
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq435cf691c-b78a-4d42-8d55-9351254e0202
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.009

Urn & pedestal, "Palo Alto" pattern

Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 31 in. (78.7 cm)
Urn (exterior): 24 × 19 1/2 in. (61 × 49.5 cm)
Vase (interior): 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Shank & plinth: 11 1/2 × 11 1/2 in. (29.2 × 29.2 cm)
Base: 7 × 16 × 16 in. (17.8 × 40.6 × 40.6 cm)
Style:
Neoclassical
Type:
Urns
Date:
ca.1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
Outdoor ornaments  Search this
pedestals  Search this
urns  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
handles: finish hardware  Search this
planters (containers)  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.010.001.a, b
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4ae158621-cf89-433c-95fb-8d8bed0241f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.010.001.a__b

Urn & pedestal, "Palo Alto" pattern

Medium:
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 31 in. (78.7 cm)
Urn (exterior): 24 × 19 1/2 in. (61 × 49.5 cm)
Vase (interior): 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Shank & plinth: 11 1/2 × 11 1/2 in. (29.2 × 29.2 cm)
Base: 7 × 16 × 16 in. (17.8 × 40.6 × 40.6 cm)
Style:
Neoclassical
Type:
Urns
Date:
ca. 1850-1920
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
cast iron  Search this
Outdoor ornaments  Search this
pedestals  Search this
urns  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
handles: finish hardware  Search this
planters (containers)  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1974.010.002.a, b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Horticultural Artifacts Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq41d290a41-a52a-471a-b0f2-17a93ef04951
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1974.010.002.a__b

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