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Title Related People Date Object Number
Cordial glass
1860-1890
1952.67b
Side chair
1805-1810
X.479a
One of a pair of armchairs
1850-1860
1969.9c
Shelf clock
1815-1830
1963.87
Cup depicting log cabin
19th century
1961.232a
Miniature cup
1810-1830
INV.13501
Saucer
1957.307f
Miniature candlestick
1850-1900
1943.296
Candle mold
1780-1830
1920.65
Wall lamp
1850-1900
1937.1512
Wall Matchbox
1868-1880
1937.1533
Chest of drawers
ca. 1785-1800
1941.1029
Blanket Chest
1725-1725
INV.360
Side chair
1820-1830
1945.123b
Armchair
1770-1780
1935.75b
Sofa
1835-50
1945.119
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1835-1845
1934.43f
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1835-1845
1934.43g
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1828-1835
1934.43b
Small dish
1840-1880
INV.13396
Buckle
ca. 1820
1920.17
Table easel
1850-1900
INV.10807
Candlestick
1830-1845
1965.862b
Japanese-style Vase
INV.13063[dup]
Tumbler
1860-1880
1944.58i
Side chair
1780-1810
1944.195
Cupboard (kitchen dresser)
1750-1800
1947.256
Stand
1815-1820
1944.327
Writing-arm chair
1790-1805
1947.260
Watch fob
1775-1825
1952.91
Looking glass
1845-1855
1945.125
Table frame
1850-1875
1952.388
One from a set of six side chairs
1850-1860
1969.9e
One of a Pair of Armchairs
1750-1775
1952.390a
Saucer: Monte Video Connecticut
1961.159
Beadwork picture
1825-1845
INV.1220
Figurine: Johanna Marie Lind, ("Jenny", 1820-1887) as "Marie"
1851-1861
1945.232
Chest of drawers (butler's desk)
1815-1835
1952.384
Card table
1815-1830
X.513[dup]
Drop-leaf Table
19th century
INV.14813
Sack-back windsor high chair
1790-1802
X.67
Side chair
1780-1810
1911.89a
Frame for armchair
1900-1925
INV.5654
Stool
1850-1900
1936.708
Furniture fragment
INV.1189
Side chair
1730-1760
1963.75
Armchair
1760-1780
1946.305a
Armchair
1800-1900
1937.1274
Looking glass
1790-1820
1976.41
Pitcher
1930-1933
1951.165
Chairs (2)
1890-1900
1978.61a,e
Cup plate
1830-1850
1981.28c
Shallow bowl: Hartfort Connecticut
1831-1835
1961.173
Sea chest
1800-1850
1970.64
Cupboard
1750-1800
1937.1302
Child's rolltop desk
1890-1920
1943.290
Kerchief: blue check w/initials P.C. in corner
1820-1825
1952.352
Side chair
1750-1800
1937.1282
Chest
1900-1920
1945.124a
Cup and saucer
1830-1860
1951.128ab
Side chair, from set of 4
1760-1790
1957.2b
Side chair
1780-1810
1911.89b
Easy chair
1730-1760
X.526
Armchair
ca. 1788
1837.10
Drop leaf Dining table
1760-1790
1963.113
Mirror
ca. 1913
1943.337
Armchair
1650-1750
1937.1285
Traveling desk
1850-1870
1944.110
Armchair
1910-1914
1942.97
Writing desk
1885-1910
INV.8533
Child's rocking chair
1825-1850
1932.129
Child's rocking chair
1860-1890
1943.291
Seat
1750-1850
1947.261
Side chair
1820-1830
1945.123a
1 of set of 6 Side Chairs
1770-1790
1870.6d
Side chair
1780-1810
1911.89e
Side chair
1780-1810
1911.89f
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1820-1850
1920.95a
Side chair
1780-1810
1963.130
1 of set of 3 Side Chairs
1775-90
1956.200c
Writing desk
ca. 1900
INV.8703
Armchair
1740-1760
1963.172
Armchair
1856-1864
1864.6a
Saucer: State House
ca. 1816-1830
1961.182
Armchair
1690-1720
1937.1283
Rocking chair
1880-1890
1941.906
Settee
1785-1800
1957.42
Chest
1900-1920
1945.124b
Armchair
1750-1770
1952.389
1 of a set of 4 side chairs
1850-1870
1934.159a
Table
1700-1800
1937.1768
Side chair
1760-1800
1952.391
1 of a set of 4 side chairs
1850-1870
1934.159b
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1828-1835
1934.43c
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1828-1935
1934.43h
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1828-1835
1934.43i
Cupboard or buffet
1750-1800
1937.1303
Blanket Chest
ca. 1787
1963.171
Plate: Boston State House
1961.124
Pitcher
1815-1825
1948.230
Trestle table
1775-1850
1937.1288
Bracket shelf
1875-1925
INV.613
Looking glass
1815-1830
1950.17
Cordial glass
1860-1890
1952.67a
Rocking chair
1800-1810
1947.262
Side chair
1870-1880
1945.437
Side chair
1830-1840
1933.140
One of Set of 4 side chairs
1790-1805
1937.1342a
One of a pair of side chairs
1790-1800
1942.545a
Side chair
1790-1800
1963.85
Writing desk
1880-1890
2329
Blanket Chest
Chest ca. 1810, decoration ca. 1870
1977.54
Writing desk
1830-1850
1940.57
Slat-back rocking chair
1800-1830
1945.478
Plate, The Great Tower, College of the City of New York
ca. 1940-1950
INV.13468
Blanket chest
1750-1800
1937.1277
Napkins (6)
1850-1900
INV.14579a-f
Furniture fragment
INV.1190
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1830-1850
1953.74b
Armchair
1700-1800
1937.1372
Dressing table mirror
1900-1925
INV.14987
Child's Recamier
1825-1900
1936.457
Candlestand
1805-1815
1948.30
Cloth cupboard with key
1875-1925
INV.1081
One of a pair of sofas
1850-1860
1969.9a
Open Armchair
1755-1765
1952.392
Deep dish
1770-1800
1957.250
Partner's desk
1885-1915
INV.14809
Side chair, from set of 4
1760-1790
1957.2a
Fork
1896-1908
1987.32d
One from Pair of Side Chairs
1846-1847
1947.272c
Stool
1840-50
INV.14961
Table
1775-1850
1944.202
High chair
1770-1810
1937.1297
Armchair
1780-1820
1937.1281
Side chair
1810-1820
INV.14807
Music stand
ca. 1875
1944.116
Mirror
1900-1925
INV.14988
Blanket chest
ca. 1678
1937.1300
Side chair
1760-1780
1946.305b
Plate
1832-1843
1961.166
Armchair
1856-1864
1864.6b
Commode or Washstand
1800-1815
1944.220
Dressing box with swinging mirror
1760-1780
1963.74
Funnel
1800-1900
Z.938
Armchair of a Parlour Suite
1850-1855
1951.281c
Spoon
1884-1900
1988.1
Argand lamp
1825-1840
1988.6ab
Argand lamp
1825-1840
1988.7ab
Candlestick, amber
1800-1830
1952.177
Stemware: goblet
1865-1900
1965.787j
Goblet: gold
1830-1850
1937.1000
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1820-1840
X.481b
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1770-1800
1952.400a
Breakfast table
1825-1835
1911.90
Looking glass
1740-1780
1952.438
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1830-1850
1953.74a
Cradle
ca. 1760
1945.483
Chest
1800-1830
1951.470
Commodore Stephen Decatur
1820
1925.52
Chest of drawers
1700-1710
1944.200
1 of set of 6 Side Chairs
1815-1820
1957.205e
Side chair
1715-1750
1929.45
Set of cups and saucers in case
1825-1835
INV.14442a-y
Chest of drawers with secretary drawer
1800-1820
1956.169
Side chair
1798-1802
1963.131
Finger bowl
1883
1975.12b, h-j
Soup Plate from Lewis Pintard set of Chinese Export Porcelain (two of four)
ca. 1800
1989.2b
Finger bowl
1883
1975.12h
Soup plate
ca. 1800
1989.2e
Serving plate
ca. 1800
1989.2d
Soup plate
ca. 1800
1989.2g
Soup plate
ca. 1800
1989.2f
Tea infuser
1902 - 1907
1988.14ab
Soup plate
ca. 1800
1989.2h
Vase
1870-1900
1948.279a
Cordial glass
1790-1830
1911.67v
Decanter
1825-1865
1937.1090a
Dish: floral motif
1755-1770
1874.7
Flag: 36 Star American Flag
1864-1867
1941.620
Cup plate
1830-1850
1981.28a
Cup plate: purple
1830-1845
1981.28f
1 from set of 6 Side Chairs
1815-1820
1957.205f
Child's side chair
1850-1860
1947.509
Card table
1825-1850
INV.14973
Candlestand, tripod
1725-1800
1941.997
Looking glass
1750-1770
1952.440
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1820-1850
1920.95b
Blanket chest
1775-1800
1937.1286
Child's armchair
1800-1825
INV.113
High chest
1740-1780
1870.8
Chair table
1700-1750
1920.96
Cradle
1754
1937.1777[dup]
Side chair
1805-1810
1951.639d
Side chairs (pair)
1815-1825
1951.640ab
Side chair
1805-1810
1951.639e
Tea infuser
designed 1892-93, made 1907-1947
1988.15ab
Small dish
1840-1880
INV.13399
Cellarette
1800-1810
1956.133
Side chair
1700-1750
1937.1373
Plate: Marine Hospital
1818-1846
1961.144
Bracket shelf
1900-1950
INV.14347
Small dish
1835-1850
INV.13401
Hat
1870-1900
1953.535
Hat
1880-1910
1953.482
Cup plate
1830-1850
1982.66[dup]
Pitcher: Albany
1840-1850
1961.300
Pitcher
1819-1836
INV.14432
Pitcher
1819-1836
1927.58
Teapot
1825-1860
1922.64
Flagon
1813-1856
1964.49
teapot
1830-1840
1937.398
teapot
1787-1811
1968.7
Candlestick
1800-1840
1922.96
chalice
1835-1845
1922.91
Porringer
ca. 1840
1922.12
Mug
1850-1900
1922.51
Dower chest
1775-1800
1937.1298
Pair of dressing table mirrors
1900-1925
INV.14986ab
Chest
1775-1790
1937.1295
One of a pair of sofas
1850-1860
1969.9b
Windsor side chair
1800-1820
1954.210a
Side chair
1800-1815
1944.221b
Slipper chair
1865-1885
1936.613
Side chair
1805-1810
1951.639g
Side chair
1805-1810
1951.639h
Sugar bowl and cover
ca. 1750
1965.15ab
Looking glass
1813-1820
1976.52
Waste bowl
1815-1830
1951.243f
1 of set of 6 Side Chairs
1770-1790
1870.6e
Pot
1807-1833
1928.61
High chest
1690-1720
1944.198ab
Inkstand
1840-1860
1926.18a-c
Porringer
19th century
1925.41
Porringer
19th century
1922.11
Porringer
1922.21
Cuspidor
1850-1900
INV.610
salt cellar
1800-1850
1923.56ab
desk set
1780-1880
1925.39a-d
oval container w/ringed top
1800-1840
1925.37
flared cylinder
1800-1820
INV.13696
shaker lid
1750-1850
INV.13698
Inkstand
1900-1920
1925.33a-g
miniature tandard
1800-1820
1922.45
footed bowl
1800-1820
1926.24
brazier w/insert
1780-1820
1925.34ab
Castor stand
1850-1880
INV.13800
Tile
1640-1670
INV.908m
One of Set of 4 side chairs
1790-1805
1937.1342c
Kas
17th century
1957.20
Side chair
1740-1760
1963.114
Child's rocking chair
1830-1850
1954.193
Dish: Daisy and Button Cart
1800-1900
1953.671
Sea chest
1640-1720
1949.157
Handkerchief
1930-1950
Z.1106
Candlestick
1830-1845
1965.862a
Candlestick
1840-1855
1942.566
Flask
1825-1875
1953.454
Hanging corner cupboard
1750-1800
1937.1552
Figure flask (Indian maiden)
1868-1875
1937.1048
Statuette: George Washington, (1732-1799)
Early 19th century
1924.68
Plate: portrait of George Washington
1955.219
Statuette: George Washington, (1732-1799)
Late 18th century-early 19th century
1924.65
Figurine: Benjamin Franklin
ca. 1800
1924.61
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
ca. 1800
1924.63
Footed salt: impressed seal on bottom
1810-1830
INV.12458
Mustard spoon
ca. 1835
1937.206
Tablespoon
1840-1850
1940.253
Pedestal
1756 (Old Mus. #)
Card table
1800-1810
1945.116
Card table
1795-1805
1963.103
Teapot
ca. 1830
1942.540e
Vase
1900-1940
1965.783d
Lamp w/electric cord
1860-1900
1965.911
Souvenir spoon
1891
1949.218
Serving fork and spoon
ca. 1895
1942.385ab
Figurine: George Washington, (1732-1799)
ca. 1818-1820
1924.62
One from a set of six side chairs
1850-1860
1969.9i
1 of a Pair of Side Chairs
1880-1900
1977.56a
Looking glass
1800-1815
1963.78
Looking glass
1790-1815
1976.42
Dressing glass
1800-1840
1952.333
Dessert dish: sherbert
1880-1910
1948.346b
Dish: footed salt
1840-1860
1957.161
Dish: footed salt
1820-1840
1937.994
Cup: footed salt
1810-1830
INV.3811
Bowl: footed salt
1815-1840
1942.499
Cream jug
1820-1840
1957.181
Cream jug
1920-1960
INV.675
Oil lamp e/electric cord
1847-1870
1965.925b
Astral lamp
1840-1850
1965.921
1 of set of 6 Side Chairs
ca. 1843
1944.325b
Mirror
1880-1910
INV.1333
Stove plate
1600-1700
1937.1205
Pedestal
late 19th century?
INV.15021
Pedestal
1850-1900
INV.15020
1 of a set of 6 Side chairs
1890-1900
1978.61e
Looking glass
1770-1900
1947.480
Crock
1838
1937.889
Settee
1850-1860
1983.19a
Pitcher: bas relief grape motif
INV.12592
Ice cream dish
1877-1878
1980.14
Doily
1850-1900
Z.1120.4
Perfume Bottle
1850-1900
1965.767L
Bowl: footed compote
1835-1850
INV.3978
Pitcher
1870-1900
1937.1080b
Relish dish: dessert
1880-1910
1948.344b
Dish: blue
1880-1910
1948.283a
Pitcher
1820-1840
INV.12579
Pitcher: bas relief grapevine design
INV.12716
Pitcher
1815-1825
INV.12590
Pitcher
1815-1825
INV.12591
Pitcher: bas relief hunting scene
INV.12595
Pitcher: Hunting Dogs, Horses and Riders in bas relief
1951.174
Pitcher
1820-1840
INV.13436
Pitcher
1810-1825
INV.12560
Pitcher: copper with floral motif
INV.12562
Pitcher: copper w/bas relief, floral border
INV.12567
Pitcher
1820-1840
INV.12710
Pitcher: copper lustre blue band floral motif
INV.13458
Pitcher: copper lustre w/ floral motif
INV.12708
Pitcher: copper lustre w/ floral border
INV.12709
Paperweight: sulphide
1845-1850
1965.175
Table frame
1860-1900
1952.399
Armchair
ca. 1846
1925.117
Watch fob
1775-1850
INV.12409
Looking glass
1790-1820
1963.81
Cup plate
1835-1850
1938.264
Glass hat
1890-1920
1953.522
Cream jug
1790-1825
1952.156
Pitcher: creamer, gold
1870-1900
1957.170
Candlestick: white column base, white top
1840-1855
1965.902c
Quilt
1880-1890
1942.132
Girandole mirror
1790-1820
1963.100
Jacquard coverlet
1845-1850
1939.387
Armchair
ca. 1788
1837.7
Side chair
1795-1805
1963.173
Armchair
ca. 1788
1837.8
Cup and saucer
1800-1830
1912.9ab
Ink Bottle
1840-1900
1937.1702
Bowl: Footed salt
1825-1840
INV.3806
Boot
1880-1910
1953.634
Miniature tumbler
1840-1860
INV.566
Miniature tumbler
1825-1840
INV.3804
Apothecary bottle
17th century
1954.21a
Saltcellar
1875-1900
INV.14071b
Salt: shape of frog
1875-1900
1953.620
Match holder: shape of a motor car
1900-1915
1953.685
Hat: gold
1890-1920
1953.538
Jug
1825-1847
1927.96
Gravy tureen
1810-1840
1945.428
Pedestal
1743 (Old Mus. #)
Perfume bottle
1750-1775
1911.71
Side chair
1850-1860
1979.100
Napkins (18)
1850-1900
INV.14578a-r
Napkins (13)
1850-1900
INV.14580a-m
Pillowcases W/Buttonback
ca. 1881
INV.14647
Flanel Backed Canvas
1850-1900
INV.14641
Blanket: L F, Blue , Border
1850-1875
INV.14640
Coverlet
1850-1875
INV.14631
Coverlet
1850-1875
INV.14629
Coverlet
1850-1875
INV.14623
Coverlet
1850-1875
INV.14621b
Coverlet
1850-1875
INV.14620
Hat
1890-1920
1953.530
Hat: purple
1870-1900
1953.540
Bottle
1770-1810
1921.31
Pitcher: silver lustre w/ hunting scene
INV.12704
Creamer: White w/Silver lustre; painted medallion
1951.181
Ginger pot w/cover: silver lustre
1951.223ab
Footed bowl: copper lustre, navy band
INV.13483
Coffee pot: copper lustre, tan band, eagle handle
INV.13481
Commemorative mug
ca. 1812-1820
INV.13053
Jar
1800-1900
INV.12628
Tobacco jar with lid
1850-1900
1938.334ab
Carafe
1880-1920
INV.12609
Candlestick
1800-1850
1896.28
Candlestick
late 19th century
1896.10
Candlestick
1825-1850
1937.1490
Oil lamp
1800-1825
1961.3b
Pitcher
1810-1840
1961.298
Oil lamp
1855-1870
1965.919b
Table cloth/runner: Monogram-R
1850-1900
INV.13618
Textile: black satin w/white selvage
1875-1925
INV.12117
Sack: red and gray
1880-1930
INV.11951
Tea plate:...West Paint Hudson River
1820-1840
INV.14414
Platter: Landing of Genl. Lafayette
1824-1836
INV.14440
Brooch
1800-1875
INV.11945
Brooch / plaque cameo in box
19th century
1941.56a-c
Platter
1886
INV.14530
Ladle
1896-1903
INV.14534
Miniature sugar tongs
ca. 1900
INV.14541
Sugar spoon
ca. 1850
INV.14550
Mustard pot with cover
1830-1845
INV.12492ab
Bouillion spoons
ca. 1911
INV.14276a-f
Adjustable candlestick
1775-1800
INV.6357
Oil lamp
1775-1800
1896.7
Oil lamp
1800-1850
1920.43
Candlestick
early-mid 19th century
1945.324
Fragrancer base: white w/silver lustre
1951.200
Whale oil lamp
1800-1850
1937.1497
Candlestick
1875-1900
1933.89
Footed salt: diamond pattern (with glass ball - separate)
1810-1830
INV.12470
Salt/ash tray
1900-1920
1927.40
Salt/ash tray
1900-1920
1927.39
Salt Cellar
1870-1900
INV.13094
Salt Cellar
1870-1900
INV.13092
1 from set of 9 Side chairs
1828-1835
1934.43d
Armchair
1670-1700
1959.83
Side Chair, 1 of a pair
1850-1860
1983.19d
Armchair, 1 of a pair
1850-1860
1983.19b
Flag: Sons of Rhode Island
1850-1900
INV.12300a
Pennant: Hudson-Fulton 1609-1909 celebration
1909
INV.12313
Oil lamp
1840-1880
1953.678b
Key
1800-1890
1950.32
Door knocker with screw
1790-1810
1944.166
Key to St. Luke's Church
1800-1820
292
Shot glass/cordial: copper lustre, tan and blue bands
INV.13506
Side chair
1765-1790
1944.193b
Candlesticks (pair)
1850-1900
1965.855ab[dup]
Drop-leaf table
1860-1900
INV.14974
Door plate from the Schuyler Mansion
ca. 1815
1961.25
Whistle
1810-1850
INV.9322
Sugar bowl with lid: Staffordshire; floral motif
1815-1840
1941.227ab
Pitcher: Staffordshire, Dewitt Clinton Eulogy
1942.130
Souvenir spoon
1900-1920
1949.227
Teapot with lid: " "Mount Vernon, The Seat of the Late Gen'l Washington"
1820-1840
1961.316ab
Plate
ca. 1842
INV.653
Soup plate
1815-1829
1922.101
Brooch
1800-1875
1948.13b
Shelf clock
1805-1815
1963.82
Souvenir pillowcase
1940-1950
Z.1566.3
Candlestand
1790-1830
1942.98
Table made from wood of the "Shannon"
ca. 1860
1943.434
Side chair
1730-1760
1944.196
Chest of drawers
1790-1810
1944.219
Side chair
ca. 1800
1944.224b
Side chair
ca. 1800
1944.224c
Side chair
1880-1920
1945.118a
Tumbler
1875-1925
1940.340b
Kidney-shaped dishes (2)
1785-1795
INV.12872-12873
Lace collar
1825-1875
INV.955
Vase
1800-1850
1952.182
Pocket perfume bottle
1780-1820
1942.505
shaker lid
1750-1850
INV.13697
1 of set of 4 Side Chairs
1880-1920
1945.118c
Side Chair of Parlour Suite
1850-1855
1951.281d
Side chair
1740-1765
1963.86
Small cabinet
1740-1780
INV.14955
Child's armchair
1880-1890
INV.14808
1 of a Pair of Pier Tables
1860-1900
INV.14958ab
1 of a Pair of Pier Tables
1860-1900
INV.14957ab
Flask
ca. 1862
1937.573
Crock
1850-1900
1945.465ab
Flag: 42 Stars Americnan Flag
1889-1890
1955.35
Jar with handle
1800-1900
INV.12629
Milk can and lid
1800-1880
1937.1361ab
Silver bag
1900-1924
Z.3194
Historical obelisk: Cleopatra's Needle
1881
1951.344
Center table
1800-1820
INV.14977
Side chair
1790-1800
INV.14810
Settee, part of a set
1828-1835
1934.43a
Card table
1795-1805
1957.206
Cup plate
1830-1850
1987.21
Ice bucket and lid
ca. 1810
X.515ab
Log cabin bottle w/cork
1860-1880
1942.575
Painted textile of fruit and flowers in vase
1800-1840
1937.352
Waistcoat, black
1820-1880
INV.2930
Painted textile of woman writing under tree
1800-1840
1937.755
1876 Centennial Exposition
1876
X.93
Brocaded silk of branches with flowers
1740-1815
1939.232
PITCHER: bas relief grape design
INV.12583[dup]
Pitcher
ca. 1813
INV.12588
Pitcher: silver w/ bird vignette
INV.12589
Pitcher: bas relief genre scene
INV.12750
Goblet: egg cup
1880-1909
1941.857
Footed salt with glass ball (separate).
ca. 1810-1830
1961.409a
Goblet
1860-1890
1948.354a
Goblet
1860-1890
1948.350b
Mug
1790-1830
INV.12641
Lace fragment
1675-1775
Z.158
Ring in box
1910
1941.406ab
Sugar bowl: black peacock motif on cream
1830-1860
INV.13558
Bowl: sienna w/white/blue swirl design, green rim
INV.12642
Bowl
1825-1850
1951.622
Cake plate
1840-1853
1944.331i
Sugar bowl
1825-1850
1937.777ab
Platter: Maryland
1961.256
Plaque or medallion with cameo in box
1825-1860
1947.408
Flask
1875-1925
1953.737
Embroidery and lithograph
1861-1865
1963.164
Printed textile
April 21, 1820
INV.1143
Campaign kerchief
1900
1952.300
Printed textile of Philadelphia Centennial
1876
X.92
Mourning embroidery
1823
1916.8
Sampler
1826
1941.385
Tile
1700-1750
INV.8792e
Log cabin quilt
1885-1910
1947.570
Scarf: Marine insignia, 1775, Shores of Tripoli, 1805
1944
1944.278
Scarf: sports and entertainment
1941
1941.346
Creative: Tronvig Group