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Title Related People Date Object Number
Candlesticks
late 19th century
1979.92ab
Oil lamp
1850-1875
1945.328ab
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1800-1850
Z.90
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1775-1850
Z.84
Pie rimmer, crimper and pastry cutter
ca. 1866
Z.85
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1850-1900
Z.86
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1775-1850
Z.87
Pastry jagger/crimper
1850-1900
Z.94
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1780-1830
Z.95
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1800-1850
Z.96
Pastry jagger/crimper
19th century
Z.97
Pastry jagger/crimper
ca. 1800-1850
Z.98
Epaulets (pair) in storage box
ca. 1867
1956.105a-d
Printing plate in envelope
1867-1893
Z.3034ab
Washboard
1750-1820
INV.14885
Pastry sleeve
1800-1880
INV.7559
Whetstone holder
1830-1840
INV.755[dup]
Spice box
ca. 1858
1935.51a-j.1-2
Percussion dueling pistols (2)
ca. 1845-1850
1867.442ab
Sugar nips
1750-1850
INV.15007
Set of tea caddies in box
1750-1810
569a-e
Butter mold
ca. 1825-1875
Z.163
Cortlandt Field Bishop (1870-1935)
1873
1957.3
Isaac John Greenwood, Jr. (1833-1911)
1895
1969.7
Nellie McCormick Flagg (1876-1923)
ca. 1906
2001.1
Manhattan, The Skyscraper Building Game
1996
2001.46
A. D. T. Messenger Boy
ca. 1910
2000.338
Clothespin
1750-1850
Z.70
Pastry jagger: carved handle
ca. 1800-1850
1937.1747
Poffertje pan
1800-1900
1937.1309
Nutmeg grater/tobacco shredder
ca. 1650-1750
INV.745
Nutmeg grater/tobacco shredder
ca. 1675-1775
INV.749
Paper doll
1830-1860
1937.1794c
Paper doll
1830-1860
1937.1794e
Paper doll
1830-1860
1937.1794l
Paper doll
1830-1860
1937.1794n
Paper doll
1830-1860
1937.1794p
Rocker blotter
ca. 1890-1900
2002.31
Transportation token
2001.224
Bootjack
INV.14893
Dag Hammarskjold
1954
2002.51
Pair of men's shoes with shoe bags
2003.14.4a-d
Pepper shaker
1999
2003.42.3b
Scarf
ca. 1992
2004.6.1
Kerchief
ca. 1980
2004.6.2
The Audubon Estate on the Banks of the Hudson, Foot of 159th St. at Carmansville (for D.T. Valentine's Manual of the Council of the City of New York)
1865
PR.020.7.1
Two pages of Audubon's Subscription List to "The Birds of America" Double-Elephant Folio and Octavo Editions
ca. 1826
MSS.BV.Audubon.1
Shubert
ca. 2000
2008.9.1
NEW YORK CITY OPERA-/THON/II
1976
2008.9.3
SAVE/GANSEVOORT/ MARKET
2003
2008.9.5
The Birds of America
1840-1844
LIB.Y-q.1840.Audubon.Birds
Ornithological Biography, or, an Account of the Habits of the Birds of the United States of America; Accompanied by Descriptions of the Objects represented in the Work Entitled The Birds of America, and Interspersed with Delineations of American Scenery a
LIB.Y-q.1831.A
NEW YORK'S FAMOUS IRISH RESTAURANTS
2008.47.105
Ruler
ca. 1960
2009.57.11
Fat lamp (betty lamp)
1830-1880
2010.6.1
Fat lamp (crusie lamp with slots for four wicks)
19th Century
2010.6.2
Fat lamp (crusie lamp)
1830-1880
2010.6.3
Fat lamp (betty lamp)
1830-1870
2010.6.4
Fat lamp
1830-1880
2010.6.5
Lard lamp (Kinnear type)
1851-1860
2010.6.6
Oil Lamp (miner's safety lamp)
ca. 1900
2010.6.9
Oil lamp
ca. 1900
2010.6.10
Rush holder
19th Century
2010.6.12
Electric toaster
1930-1940
2011.10.1
Mrs. Jacob Wendell
1888
2012.21
Theodore Roosevelt: Study for the Cover of "Saturday Evening Post"
1904-1905
2013.28
Figured flask
1835-1855
1953.350
Vase
1840-1860
1952.192
Tile
1725-1775
INV.8794b
Candlestick
1870-1885
1952.215
Slopbowl
1875-1900
1935.5
Tea bowl
1941.321a
Bottle: Brant's Indian Balsam
1850-1880
1937.1681
Bottle: J. Milhau Chemist New York
1860-1880
1937.1661
Bottle: square w/rounded shoulders
1700-1820
1953.409
Demijohn
1770-1820
1953.138
Plaque
1800-1850
1955.45
Kerosene lamp
1860-1900
1937.1518ab
Cream jug
1835-1865
1952.169
Pin: Albany Grand Commandery, 1913
INV.4991
Button
INV.3293
INV.7400
INV.7400
Badge
1940.931
Bar pin
INV.2069
Moulding Plane
ca. 1850-1900
1941.446d
Moulding Plane
ca. 1850-1900
1941.446c
Tumbler
1860-1880
1944.58i
Figure flask (Indian maiden)
1868-1875
1937.1048
Vase
1800-1850
1952.182
Bottle w/label: Osgood's India Cholagogue New York
1840-1860
1937.1694
Badge
INV.4981
Bottle
1820-1880
1937.1053
Bottle: log cabin
1860-1880
1953.370
Demijohn
1825-1875
1945.471a
Salt
ca. 1830-1840
1965.743a
Medicine bottle
1830-1860
1937.1663
Bottle
1770-1830
1937.1041
Figured flask
1815-1830
1937.1040
Figured flask
1850-1870
1937.1331
Salt
ca. 1830-1840
INV.3962
Figured bottle: Jenny Lind
1851-1857
1945.282
Figured flask
1826-1835
1937.743
Collection of 30 village pieces: buildings, people, trees
1850-1925
INV.8090
Bottle
ca. 1805
1937.1656
Medicine bottle
1880-1890
1937.1672
Case bottle
1700-1820
1953.408
Bottle: Dr D.Jayne's Alternative...
1850-1860
1937.1686
Bottle: Brant's Indian Pulmonary Balsam...
1840-1860
1937.1682
Demijohn
1840-1880
INV.6436
Cruet with stopper
1820-1840
1937.1015ab
Chamberstick
1780-1820
1951.360
Candlestick: clear star base
1823-1845
1936.698a
Bottle
ca. 1789
1955.174
Tile
1700-1750
INV.8792a
Bottle: Pine Tree Tar Cordial Phil A 1859
1860-1875
1937.1668
Champagne glass
1860-1880
1944.58d
Tray
1830-1835
1952.238
Bottle or decanter
1750-1800
1965.771e
Bottle
1850-1925
1937.1659a
Bottle: Dr's S.S. Fitch & Son ...The Queen's Toilet
1830-1870
1937.1687
Bottle w/label: Dr. Wistar's Balsam of Wild Cherry
1840-1850
1937.1684
Tumbler with cover
1780-1820
1952.212ab
Medicine bottle
1840-1860
1937.1692
Tumbler
1780-1820
1938.50
Mug
1790-1810
1921.15
Goblet
1933
1973.34b
Medicine bottle
1840-1900
1937.1699
Medicine bottle
1840-1870
1937.1691
Decanter with stopper
1790-1830
1911.67a
Glass Tumbler with a Portrait of Dewitt Clinton
ca. 1825
1968.22
Sphere (witch ball)
1830-1860
1937.979
Pocket bottle
1800-1840
1942.503
Fotted beaker
1800-1850
1949.185
Tile
1904
1949.17
Spittoon/Vase
1850-1900
INV.3815
Vase
1865-1885
1952.208
Vase
Possibly 1835-1860, probably 1920-1950
1952.158
Tile
1650-1750
INV.8792d
Footed dish
1835-1880
1952.205
Sugar bowl with cover
possibly 1835-1860, possibly 1920-1950
1952.201ab
Cream jug
1835-1865
1952.159
Show jar with cover
ca. 1875
INV.11856ab
Show jar with cover
ca. 1875
INV.11855ab
Tile
1700-1800
Z.735
Cream jug
1825-1840
1952.175
Miniature Jar
1825-1875
1937.1712
Tile
1750-1775
Z.773f
Tile
1750-1775
Z.773j
Tile
1750-1775
Z.773m
Tile
1750-1780
Z.773x
Tile
1700-1775
Z.773aa
Tile
1852-1866
N-387.4
Tile
1725-1775
INV.8787v
Jug
1850-1900
1952.200
Pitcher
Probably 1835-1865
1952.207
Tile
1640-1670
Z.779
Tile
1725-1775
Z.770n
Tiles (18)
1725-1775
Z.770a-s
Tile
1750-1800
1945.519a
Tile
1750-1800
1945.519c
Carafe
1830-1880
1948.537a
Miniature Jar
1825-1875
1937.1683
Apothecary bottle with stopper
1880-1920
Z.1073
Jar
1600-1700
Z.1442
Parasol: black and white carved handle w/open work motif
ca. 1840
1936.456
Plate
1825-1845
1936.703
Plate
1854-1880
1961.156
Bottle w/label: Dr. Moyle's Inhaler & Catarrhal Douche
1871-1885
1937.1690
Pair of Figurines
1850-1860
1945.245ab
Cup
1820-1840
INV.8230
Tea bowl and saucer
1780-1795
1957.306qr
Poppy table lamp
ca. 1900-1906
N84.55
"Bookmark" floor lamp
c. 1906-1910
N84.36
Saucer: Franklin's Proverbs...Silks & Satins
1800-1850
INV.13581
Moulding Plane
ca. 1850-1900
1941.446b
Moulding Plane
1850-1900
1941.446f
Moulding Plane
ca. 1850-1900
1941.446e
Wisteria table lamp
c. 1901
N84.130
Ashtray
1940-1960
2000.38
Wisteria table lamp
c. 1901
N84.132
Patches
1940-1950
INV.7462g-k
Shoulder patch
1940-1950
INV.7462o
Patch
1940-1965
INV.7465jj
Bottle: Rheumatic Syrup 1882
1885-1910
1937.1669
Medicine bottle
1840-1860
1937.1693
Platter
1780-1800
1947.111a
Commemorative plate
ca. 1883
2010.26.50
Chinese American
1883
Chancellor Robert R. Livingston (1745-1813)
1804
1876.1
Napolean's authorization for the sale of the Louisiana Territory
April 24, 1803
MSS.Y1803
Waistcoat
1800-1805
1951.519
Waistcoat, vest, France
1780-1810
1951.520
Breeches, France
1760-1800
1951.522
View of Clermont, Seat of Mrs. Livingston, Tivoli, New York
1796
1956.12
"The Chariot of Venus" mantel clock, France
ca. 1803-1810
INV.235
Coffeepot, Paris, France
1775/76
1951.284
Cradle
1760-1775
1959.89
Dessert knives (12) in a box, Paris, France
ca. 1806
INV.14119a-m
Table forks (4), Paris, France
ca. 1819
INV.14099a-d
Ladle, probably New York
1750-1800
1951.287
Soup tureen, Philadelphia
ca. 1830
1951.311ab
Walker's Tour through England and Wales, a New Pastime.
1809
INV.9349
Serving dish with cover
1813-1825
1951.285ab
Sofa, 1 of a pair, French origin
1801-1805
INV.14803
Sofa, French origin
1801-1805
INV.14802
Dressing table, New York
1795-1810
INV.14982
Pier table, France
ca. 1800-1810
X.527
Armchair, New York
1805-1810
1951.638b
Settee, New York
ca. 1760
INV.14952
Punch bowl, China
ca. 1795
1925.28
Masonic apron, American
1770-1800
1951.523ab
Chancellor Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813)
ca. 1816
1959.53
Creative: Tronvig Group