Four escutcheons

Classification: 
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 3 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 9.8 cm )
Description: 
Four brass escutcheons with scrolled edges.
Object Number: 
INV.152
Marks: 
struck: on obverse of each piece: "MADE IN ENGLAND"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1920
eMuseum Object ID: 
1042
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Turn buckle

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 1 3/8 in. ( 17.8 x 3.5 cm )
Description: 
Metal cylindrical shaft with tapered ends, threaded interior, pierced at midpoint with circular hole through to other side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr William MacKirdy
Object Number: 
1950.211
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this turn buckle is from the U.S. battleship the 'Maine'.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1898
eMuseum Object ID: 
559
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Curling iron

Classification: 
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 3.2 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Cast iron curling iron with squared heavy arms and round heads, hinged with wrought rod handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Rutledge & Daughters
Object Number: 
1954.191
Gallery Label: 
This curling iron belonged to the donor.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
558
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Andirons (pair)

Classification: 
Date: 
1790-1820
Medium: 
Brass, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 1/8 × 11 1/2 × 17 1/4 in. (58.7 × 29.2 × 43.8 cm)
Description: 
One of a pair of Federal brass andirons; cast in four parts: urn, column, molded rectangular base, and (2) spurred cabriole legs with oval pad feet; wrought iron log rest.
Object Number: 
X.176a
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1820
eMuseum Object ID: 
487
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlestick

Classification: 
Date: 
1650-1700
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 3 3/4 in. ( 12.7 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Brass candlestick with bell shaped base, flat bobeche, baluster shaped shaft and rimmed socket.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1967.67
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1700
eMuseum Object ID: 
385
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candlesticks

Classification: 
Date: 
1600-1700
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall (a): 6 in. × 4 1/2 in. (15.2 × 11.4 cm) Overall (b): 6 1/2 in. × 5 in. (16.5 × 12.7 cm)
Description: 
Pair of brass candlesticks with multi- knopped shafts, dish shaped bobeches on domed and flanged bases; 1967.64b has molded thin band decoration on base and saucer.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Object Number: 
1967.64a
Marks: 
stamped: on rim of base: slightly rubbed out
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1700
eMuseum Object ID: 
383
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Oil lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1900-1910
Medium: 
Tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. ( 10.8 x 11.4 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
High-spouted sheet tin lamp with wire hook and round, hinged lid with inscription; wick intact.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert Stewart Sutliffe
Object Number: 
1939.272
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
377
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Trivet

Classification: 
Date: 
1850-1860
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 × 4 3/4 × 2 in. (18.4 × 12.1 × 5.1 cm)
Description: 
Cast iron trivet raised on three feet with molded relief angel holding lyre set in scrolled border; "JENNY LIND" molded below angel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Object Number: 
1945.254c
Marks: 
molded: in relief on base: "JENNY LIND"
Provenance: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
104
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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