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Historical Artifacts

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Title Related People Date Object Number
Puzzle
1880-1900
2002.1.2120
Puzzle
ca. 1890
2002.1.2129
Puzzle
1952
2002.1.2133
Puzzle
1952
2002.1.2134
Puzzle
1890-1910
2002.1.2140
Puzzle
1960-1970
2009.27.3ab
Puzzle
ca. 1941-1945
2009.52.126
Puzzle book in a box
1875-1925
INV.11129a-nn
Queen Elizabeth I
1950-1970
INV.10942
Queen Elizabeth I
1950-1970
INV.11005
Queen Victoria
1950-1970
INV.10941
Quill pen made from a Bald Eagle feather, used by John James Audubon
c. 1820-1850
1878
Quo Vadis
2008.47.10
Rack of spools
1820-1860
812b
Radiant Baby
1986
2003.15.2
Railroad and Steamship Sound Money Club Badge
1900
INV.4572
Railway and Steamship Sound Money Club Ribbon
1896
INV.7202
Rain bonnet
2009.13.8ab
Rainbow Room
2008.47.152
Rake
ca. 1850
1954.56
Rally For Peace and Human Needs/June 12, NYC/DISARM
1982
2002.74.126
Rambles Through Our Country
1890
2000.446
Ramrod excavated at Fort Washington
1760-1783
INV.6200.319
RAMSEY CLARK FOR U.S. SENATE
2003.70.23
Ranch (7 pieces)
1875-1925
Z.445
Rat trap
1875-1900
1948.45
Ration tokens (99)
ca. 1941-1945
2009.52.130
Rattle
1750-1825
1941.1009
Rattle bracelet
1800-1850
1942.398
Rattle with bells and whistle
1750-1825
INV.12435
Rattle with bells and whistle
1750-1825
INV.12434
Razor and case
1870-1875
2012.16.19ab
Razor and case
1870-1875
2012.16.20ab
Razor blades (5) excavated at a British Revolutionary War camp
1760-1775
INV.5924.60-64
Rbbon
1892
INV.7227
Rbbon
ca. 1900
INV.4094
Re-elect Nadler for Congress...He's on our side
ca. 1990
2002.74.33
RE-ELECT/BERNSTEIN/SENATOR
ca. 1975
2002.74.18
Re-Elect/Carter/Mondale
1980
2008.18.1.31
Rear doors of Rescue Company #2 rig
2002.50.3ab
Reba!
1999
2002.69
Reception and Entertainment Committee Ribbon
ca. 1896
INV.1707
Reception and House Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2271
Reception Committee Hughes Meeting Yonkers, N.Y. November 3, '16
1916
INV.5160
Reception Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.4199
Reduce Crime! Jail the Nixon Team!
1972-1973
2002.68.1
Relic
1939
2002.1.2122
Relic
1864
2002.1.3566
Relic
1890-1920
2002.1.3573
Relic
1860-1920
2002.1.3506
Relic
1890-1940
2002.1.3511
Remington Model 1863 Percussion Contract Rifle
1862-1865
1964.11
Renaissance revival sofa
1850-1870
1933.201
REPRODUCTIVE FREEDOM FOR ALL WOMEN
ca. 1970
2003.64.33
Republican Convention Delegate Badge
1900
Z.2205
Republican County Committee Badge
ca. 1920
INV.2309
Republican County Committee Badge
ca. 1900
Z.2081
Republican County Committee Badge
1904
Z.3421.1
Republican County Committee Badge
ca. 1900
Z.2077.1
Republican County Committee Captain's Badge
1904
Z.2098
Republican County Committee Captain's Badge
1901-1903
INV.3901
Republican County Committee Captain's Badge
ca. 1910
Z.2094
Republican County Committee Captain's Badge
ca. 1930
INV.2308.1
Republican County Committee Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2300
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.4582
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2301.1
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2310.1
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2310.10
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2310.11
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2310.12
Republican County Committee's Captain Badge
ca. 1900
INV.2315
Republican County Committee's Captain Badge
1928
INV.2303
Republican County Committee's Captain Badge
ca. 1900
INV.4583
Republican League Member Ribbon
ca. 1900
1941.12
Republican League Ribbon
ca. 1900
1941.13
Republican National Convention Badge
1916
INV.4653.2
Republican Worker for Mayor Seth Low Captain's Badge
1903
INV.3902
Republicans for McGovern
1972
INV.7071
Respirator
2001
2001.177
Responsible Leadership Humphrey-Muskie
1968
2003.47.2
Restaurant Drury Lane
2008.47.79
Restaurant Nippon
2008.47.109
Restaurant token
1930-1960
2002.1.4680
Resurrection of San Francisco Medallion
1906
INV.10762
Reubens, That's All
2008.47.70
Ribbon
1883
INV.1711
Ribbon
1807-1840
INV.1712
Ribbon
INV.1718
Ribbon
ca. 1909
INV.3440
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2181
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2266
Ribbon
ca. 1860
INV.2996
Ribbon
1860
INV.2997
Ribbon
ca. 1861
INV.3063
Ribbon
ca. 1861
INV.3066
Ribbon
ca. 1858
INV.3086
Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.3097
Ribbon
ca. 1876
INV.3099
Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.2862
Ribbon
ca. 1902
INV.2588
Ribbon
1852
INV.1733
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2119
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2426
Ribbon
1910
INV.2808
Ribbon
1905-1910
INV.3011
Ribbon
1900
INV.3107
Ribbon
1896
INV.3137
Ribbon
ca. 1889
INV.2560
Ribbon
ca. 1904
INV.2567
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
1940.922
Ribbon
1899
INV.2570
Ribbon
ca. 1916
INV.2569
Ribbon
ca. 1902
INV.2586
Ribbon
ca. 1881
1941.244
Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2954
Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2955
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2198
Ribbon
ca. 1905
INV.2983
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.1989
Ribbon
ca. 1926
INV.4792
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.4797
Ribbon
ca. 1861
INV.3073
Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.2090
Ribbon
1800-1900
1941.754
Ribbon
1940
INV.4590
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.6944
Ribbon
1850-1870
INV.4651.2
Ribbon
1830-1850
INV.6597
Ribbon
INV.5161
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.4388
Ribbon
1888
INV.7214
Ribbon
1888
INV.7215
Ribbon
1892
INV.7301
Ribbon
1840
INV.7319
Ribbon
INV.5162
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.10706
Ribbon
ca. 1889
INV.10713
Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.11721
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.4079
Ribbon
1888
INV.4099
Ribbon
1888
INV.4152
Ribbon
ca. 1888
INV.4160
Ribbon
ca. 1886
INV.4251
Ribbon
After 1848
INV.4253
Ribbon
ca. 1910
INV.7329
Ribbon
ca. 1845
INV.4359
Ribbon
ca. 1906
INV.7330
Ribbon
ca. 1906
INV.1717
Ribbon
INV.6705
Ribbon
INV.6712
Ribbon
1888
INV.2214
Ribbon
1888
INV.7218
Ribbon
1892
INV.7221
Ribbon
ca. 1925
INV.4794
Ribbon
1896
INV.7392
Ribbon
INV.7394
Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.10712
Ribbon
ca. 1876
1931.51
Ribbon
1905
INV.3010
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.3047
Ribbon
1894
INV.4098
Ribbon
early 20th century
INV.2215
Ribbon
1856
INV.2219
Ribbon
ca. 1894
INV.2261
Ribbon
ca. 1876
INV.2264
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2272
Ribbon
1900-1940
INV.11315b
Ribbon
1910-1920
INV.7421.1
Ribbon
1840
INV.2977
Ribbon
1844
1936.676[dup]
Ribbon
1904
INV.2849
Ribbon
1906
Z.3350
Ribbon
1962-1990
2002.70.62
Ribbon
1940-1960
2002.1.1939
Ribbon
1890-1925
2002.1.3279
Ribbon
1916
2002.1.4808
Ribbon
1900-1920
2002.1.4589
Ribbon
1869
2002.1.4596
Ribbon
1901
2002.1.4718
Ribbon
1903
2002.1.4719
Ribbon
1909
2002.1.4720
Ribbon
1908
2002.1.4721
Ribbon
1900
Ribbon
ca. 1900
Z.2233c
Ribbon
1856
INV.7307
Ribbon
1844
INV.6711
Ribbon
Z.2080
Ribbon
INV.6715
Ribbon
INV.6708
Ribbon
1830-1850
INV.2667a
Ribbon
1888-1892
INV.7219.1
Ribbon
Z.3393
Ribbon
INV.6906
Ribbon
1906
2004.26.8
Ribbon
2001
2004.26.11
Ribbon
2003
2004.26.13
Ribbon
ca. 1916
Z.2096
Ribbon
1893
INV.7398
Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2311.1
Ribbon
ca. 1900
Z.3409
Ribbon
1896
Z.3398
Ribbon
ca. 1860
Z.3411
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2306
Ribbon
1906
INV.3115
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.3034
Ribbon
1885
INV.4097
Ribbon
1898
INV.4093
Ribbon
1900
INV.1972
Ribbon
ca. 1900
Z.2237
Ribbon
ca. 1900
Z.2076
Ribbon
1906
Z.3402
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2828
Ribbon
1904
Z.1986
Ribbon
1913
Z.1994
Ribbon
1916
Z.2210
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.3138
Ribbon
1900
1940.885
Ribbon
ca. 1900
2208
Ribbon
1893
INV.2176
Ribbon
ca. 1900
Z.2202
Ribbon
1888
INV.4155
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.7217
Ribbon
1888
INV.2213
Ribbon
late 19th century
1935.26
Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.2312
Ribbon
1904
INV.3009
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2406
Ribbon
ca. 1890
INV.4265
Ribbon
ca. 1921
Z.3414
Ribbon
ca. 1926
Z.3418
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2270
Ribbon
ca. 1907
INV.7332
Ribbon
ca. 1907
INV.7334
Ribbon
ca. 1909
INV.7335
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.4399
Ribbon
1880-1890
INV.4156
Ribbon
ca. 1873
INV.4365.8
Ribbon
ca. 1875
INV.4365.2
Ribbon
ca. 1861
INV.3059
Ribbon
ca. 1928
INV.2791.3
Ribbon
ca. 1928
Z.3420
Ribbon
ca. 1926
Z.3417
Ribbon
ca. 1921
Z.3415
Ribbon
ca. 1921
Z.3416
Ribbon
ca. 1861
INV.3067
Ribbon
ca. 1862
INV.3070
Ribbon
1844
INV.3084
Ribbon
1850-1900
1942.257
Ribbon
1800-1900
1940.928
Ribbon
ca. 1882
INV.2430
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2845
Ribbon
ca. 1910
INV.4146
Ribbon
1800-1900
INV.11720
Ribbon
ca. 1930
INV.2308.2
Ribbon
1885
INV.3144
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.5479
Ribbon
ca. 1844
INV.3160
Ribbon
1892
INV.3164
Ribbon
ca. 1930
INV.2308.3
Ribbon
ca. 1930
INV.2308.4
Ribbon
ca. 1930
INV.2308.5
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.5525
Ribbon
1887
INV.10710
Ribbon
1891
INV.4150
Ribbon
ca. 1900
Z.2077.2
Ribbon
ca. 1917
Z.2236
Ribbon
ca. 1907
1942.144.1
Ribbon
ca. 1894
INV.11820.1
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.1734
Ribbon
ca. 1910
INV.4080.1
Ribbon
ca. 1910
INV.4080.2
Ribbon
ca. 1928
INV.4793
Ribbon
ca. 1858
INV.2871.3
Ribbon
1905
2004.26.7
Ribbon
2002
2004.26.12
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.3121.1
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.3121.2
Ribbon
ca. 1913
Z.1997
Ribbon
ca. 1915
Z.2228
Ribbon
ca. 1883
INV.2078
Ribbon
1878
Z.3424
Ribbon
ca. 1900
1940.886
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.1723
Ribbon
1939
1941.1097
Ribbon
ca. 1878
INV.4651.3
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
Z.2462
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2796
Ribbon
1890-1920
INV.4573
Ribbon
ca. 1916
Z.2214
Ribbon
ca. 1930
INV.5170
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2117
Ribbon
ca. 1916
Z.2229
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.2120
Ribbon
ca. 1907
INV.7331
Ribbon
ca. 1910
INV.7333
Ribbon
ca. 1900
INV.4365.9
Ribbon
ca. 1875
INV.4365.3
Ribbon
ca. 1879
INV.4365.5
Ribbon
1850-1900
INV.4365.7
Ribbon
ca. 1928
INV.2791.2
Ribbon
ca. 1928
INV.2791.4
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.1714
Ribbon
ca. 1901
1940.456
Ribbon
ca. 1890
INV.2857
Ribbon
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.2199
Ribbon
1879 or later
Z.3413
Ribbon
1889-1893
INV.7222.1
Ribbon badge
1888
INV.2967
Ribbon badge
1885-1897
INV.6687
Ribbon badge
1885-1897
INV.6698a
Ribbon Badge Description Document
ca. 1930
INV.2561
Ribbon fragment
INV.7228
Ribbon fragment
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.7309
Ribbon fragment
After 1848
INV.4353.FR.1
Ribbon fragment
1800-1900
INV.2440.FR.1
Ribbon fragment and envelope
INV.3451[dup]
Ribbon fragment: delegate
late 19th - early 20th century
INV.10416
Ribbon from Society of the Cincinnati badge
1785
1948.617
Ribbon header
1905-6
2004.26.9
Ribbon header
1905-6
2004.26.10
Ribbon or badge
1900
INV.3031
Ribbon Pin
1909
INV.4787
Ribbon pin
ca. 1892
INV.4789
Ribbon pin
ca. 1909
INV.4283.3
Ribbon pin
ca. 1883
INV.2257
Ribbon pin
1893
INV.4788
Ribbon pin
ca. 1893
INV.4283.2
Ribbon pin
ca. 1881
INV.2255
Ribbon pin
ca. 1883
INV.2251
Ribbon pin
1892
INV.4795
Ribbon pin
1892
INV.4786
Ribbon pin
1891
INV.1703
Ribbon pin
ca. 1909
INV.4291
Ribbon Pin
ca. 1900
INV.1704
Ribbon w/pin & photograph: of Grant
INV.4169
Ribbon with envelope
ca. 1854
INV.4597
Ribbon with mount
ca. 1887
INV.10592
Ribbon with paper mount
1870-1900
INV.4365.6
Ribbon with paper mount
ca. 1875
INV.4365.4
Ribbon with Photo of Woman
late 19th century
INV.6900
Ribbon/ bookmark
1876
2002.1.1937
Ribbon/ bookmark
1892
2002.1.1938
Ribbon/ Clothes
1980-2000
2002.1.1075
Ribbon/ medal
1900-1940
2002.1.3333
Ribbon/ medal
1916
2002.1.3334
Ribbon/ medal
1889
2002.1.3335
Ribbon/ medal
1898-1902
2002.1.3336
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.3337
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.3338
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.3339
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.4439
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.4440
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.4442
Ribbon/ medal
1938-1945
2002.1.4441
Ribbon/ politcal/ jewelry
1884
2002.1.2604
Ribbon: Coney Island for...1893
INV.10566
Ribbons
1800-1850
INV.2950
Ribbons
ca.1844
INV.7417
Richard Nixon Official Inaugural Medal
1969
1969.25
Richter's Comet Blocks
ca. 1902
INV.8080
Riding boots (pair)
1900-1940
INV.5771ab
Riding breeches: NY coaching club
ca. 1900
INV.11608
Riding toy (horse)
1800-1900
INV.7966
Rifle
1780-1800
1903.17
Rifle
1750-1800
1947.293
Rifle musket with bayonet and scabbard (3)
1862
1950.81a-c
Ring
1939
2002.1.1944
Ring
1939
2002.1.1945
Ring
2003.98.1
Ring bolt from the U.S.S. Maine
1890-1898
1935.34c
Ring/ food
1930-1960
2002.1.4481
Rival Policemen
1896
2000.711
Road roller
ca. 1927
1998.22
Robert M. Patterson Mint and Treasury Medal
1839-1881
1207
Rocking Chair
INV.5230
Rocking horse
1840-1860
1937.499
Rocking horse
1860-1890
INV.4480
Rocking horse
1793
1937.488
Rocking horse toy
1875-1900
INV.5204
Rolling pin
ca. 1842
1937.1484
Romany: The New Fortune Telling Game
1899
2000.379
Roosevelt
1940.511
Roosevelt - Wallace
INV.7273
Roosevelt and Relief Wilkie and Work
1940.946
Roosevelt at San Juan
1899
2000.766
Roosevelt Can Win All American
INV.5181.2
Roosevelt ILGWU
INV.7149.5
Roosevelt Memorial Association Medallion of Honor
1920
1943.147
Roosevelt Truman
1944
1997.6.120
Roosevelt would rather be Presidnent than right
Z.2811
Roosevelt, He's Good Enough for My Buck
INV.6669
Rosa Isabella, the Spanish Maiden
1840-1870
1937.330
Rose Bush
1930-1950
2009.52.56
Rosette with a portrait of Lincoln
Z.3583
Rosette with streamers
ca. 1900
INV.12226.1
Rosette with streamers
ca. 1900
INV.12226.2
Ross Perot for President '92
1992
2002.20.5
Rotary knife cleaner
1854-1900
1953.88
Rotten eggs with Roosevelt Omlettes with Willkie
Z.2815
Rough Rider Ten-Pins
ca. 1898
2000.718
Round the World
1873
2000.451
Round the World with Nellie Bly
1890
2000.448
Round the World with Nellie Bly
ca. 1890
1992.12.17
Rubber stamp
2009
2009.42.4
Rubber/Up/For/Safety
1970-1980
2002.74.105
Rudy Giuliani button
2008
2009.4.3
Rue Des Gourmets
2008.47.163
Ruler
1890-1930
2002.1.1051
Ruler
1890-1930
2002.1.1052
Ruler
1940-1960
2002.1.1709
Ruler
1920-1940
2002.1.3281
Ruler
1964
2003.11.2
Ruler
1910-1930
2002.1.4770
Ruler
1910-1930
2002.1.4771
Ruler
1940-1960
2002.1.4772
Ruler
1880-1900
2002.1.4773
Ruler
1880-1900
2002.1.4774
Ruler
1880-1900
2002.1.4775
Ruler
1940-1960
2002.1.4784
Ruler
1948
2002.1.4730
Ruler
ca. 1950
2009.57.10
Ruler
ca. 1960
2009.57.11
Ruler
ca. 1960
2009.57.11
Rum Bottle
1760-1785
1919.23
Rum bottle
1770-1785
1922.144
Rum Bottle
1770-1780
1918.41
Rum bottle
1770-1780
1947.564
Rum bottle
1750-1770
1947.541
Rutherford B. Hayes Indian Peace Medal
1879
1156a
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Medal
1878
INV.4314
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Medal
1878
1966.104
RYAN
2003.70.27
Sachet
1890-1930
2002.1.474
Sachet
1890-1930
2002.1.475
Sachet
1900
2002.1.476
Sack
1860-1890
2002.1.3433
Sack
1860-1890
2002.1.3434
Sack
1860-1890
2002.1.3435
Sack/ Food
1910-1940
2002.1.944
Sack/ Food
1910-1940
2002.1.945
Saddle
INV.7436
Saddle and bridle
1820-1860
1919.24
Safe
1750-1775
1949.268
safer sex DO IT
1989
2003.70.9
Saidel/City Controller
ca. 1975
2002.74.35
Sail along with Harry
1948
2003.45.3
Sailor
ca. 1850-60
1937.1400
Saint Nicholas Society Medal
1903
819
Salad fork
mid 20th Century
2009.57.17
Salad plate
2003.46.1c
Salesman's sample kit
1890-1930
2002.1.2631a-ii
Salesman's sample kit
1890-1930
2002.1.2631aa
Salt and pepper shaker
1939
2002.1.1928
Salt shaker
1893
2002.1.1924
Salt shaker
1940
2002.1.1930
Sample case
1942-1950
2002.1.3486
Sample/ clothes
1940-1960
2002.1.3217
Samuel P. Avery Medal
1897
INV.4811
Sand caster
1800-1840
1955.267
Sand caster
1770-1800
1945.517
Sand caster
1770-1800
1936.781
Sand caster
1800-1850
Z.389
Sand caster
1800-1840
1955.267
Sand toy
ca. 1850
INV.8093
Sansom Washington Commission Resigned, Presidency Relinquished Medal, 1797
1859
1125
Sardi's
2008.47.39
Sardi's East
2008.47.40
Sargent Kendall Jackson 1926 Ribbon with Medal
ca. 1926
1956.217
Sash
1855-1863
1960.78
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.2
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.6
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.9
Sash
1790-1820
INV.11350d
Sash
1860-1865
1962.22k
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.3
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.4
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.5
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.7
Sash
1910-1920
INV.7421.8
Saucer
1740-1783
1947.546a-c
Saucer
1920-1950
2002.1.256b
Saucer
2003.46.1e
Saucer excavated at Revolutionary War barracks
1740-1783
1947.547a-i
Saucer fragment excavated at a Revolutionary War military camp
1760-1783
1947.581
Sauk Indian Chief Keokuk (1783-1848)
ca. 1870
1956.86
Sausage Grinder
1800-1850
1920.109
Sausage grinder
1775-1800
1936.505a-c
Sausage stuffer
1800-1850
1920.118a-f
SAVE CUNY/STOP THE ENROLLMENT REDUCTION TEST (ALIAS-THE 2YR. TEST/WE MUST ORGANIZE
1975-1985
2002.74.5
Save Grand Central/No more bites out of the Big Apple!
1975
2002.74.76
Save Grand Central: No more bited out of the Big Apple!
Z.3599.1
SAVE the BEACON THEATRE
ca. 1986
2003.64.21
Save the Theatres
Z.3599.2
Savonarola Chair
1800-1806
1943.435
Saws (4)
1775-1795
1947.461a
Scabbard
1865-1875
1934.79
Scabbard point excavated at Revolutionary War barracks
1760-1783
INV.6100.192
Scale
1885-1900
INV.765
Scale
1800-1850
1948.383
Scarf
2012
2012.38.9
Creative: Tronvig Group