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Title Date Object Number
Shun Lee Dynasty ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.50
Trade sign 1890-1920 2002.1.2164
Sword belt 1865-1885 INV.8433
Badge INV.4148B
Roosevelt Memorial Association Medallion of Honor 1920 1943.147
Printing block 1770-1820 Z.1879
Madame Le Normand's Cards of Fortune ca. 1882 2000.304
Still bank 1880-1900 1998.42
Collar or cuff stud 1896-1920 2002.1.3992
Wine making hydrometer 1920-1960 2002.1.3264
Pinback button 1950-1960 2002.1.4343
Button 1960-1970 2002.70.4
Clothing advertising token 1914 2366
Pull toy: hill-climber duck 1900-1930 INV.8224
Moulding Plane ca. 1850-1900 1941.446c
Pen wipe/ tobacco 1890-1920 2002.1.2638
Lantern slides 1890-1910 2002.1.3669
Souvenir letter opener 1985 Z.3290
"Slinky" toy 2010 2010.30
Box w/hinged lid: image of Madonna and child 1560-1570 INV.14214
Badge: Reception Committee Exempt Firemen's Son's Assn. 1909 ca. 1909 INV.10491
Spoon ca. 1970 2009.57.13
Political button 2008.39.34
Miniature telephone 1960-1980 Z.341
Hardware/ household 1940-1960 2002.1.2558
Pin 1995 2002.1.4735
Swizzle stick 1920-1960 2002.1.4519
Collection of trees, buildings & scenery 1870-1910 INV.9179
Medallion 1924 2002.1.1703
Coat with belt 1898-1900 1948.141ab
Spools 1750-1800 N-183ab
Hudson-Fulton Celebration Official Commemorative Medal 1909 INV.12201
Corn sheller 1825-1875 1930.50
World Peace Pledge 1982 2002.74.134
Aero Club of America Medal 1917 282
Paint Samples 1950-1970 2002.1.1630
The American Way With Willkie 1940.611
Box/ Candy 2002.1.1043
Pinback button 1944 Z.2671
Printer's Block 1890-1940 2002.1.537
ELECT/BUCKLEY/VOTE CONSERVATIVE/COLUMN "D" 1965 2008.18.1.12
Civil War token 1863 INV.13784.3
Squeak toy (cat and bird) 1875-1900 INV.5306
Sewing Needles and Pins 1895-1910 2002.1.598
Tobaco Container w/lid ca. 1886 1937.1551ab
Paper lantern ca. 1865 1954.55[dup]
Comb excavated at Revolutionary War barracks 1760-1783 INV.6100.14
Doll house furniture: side chair 1920-1940 INV.8326
Pinback button 1896-1920 2002.1.3967
Friedrich Schiller 100th Anniversary Medal 1859 INV.4614
Cigarette silk 1890-1920 2002.1.3235
Storage box for epaulets 1866-1887 1949.313g-h
Pinback button 1944-1948 2002.1.3792
Box 1950-1970 2002.1.848
Lieutenant-Colonel William Washington Military Medal 1862 1177
Miniature pan 1900-1920 INV.9191
Doll 1830-1880 1937.1224
Lady's costume: 1685 ca. 1963 1963.18
Tobacco premium 1890-1920 2002.1.2781
Civil War token 1863 INV.13855.25b
Pendant 1896 1941.546
Commemorative cane ca. 1876 2010.24.71
Corkscrew 1800-1899 Z.88
Old Fashioned Jack Straws 1888 2000.688
4-40 Club 2008.47.149
Plate 1910-1930 2002.1.3602
Whistle 1920-1940 2002.1.2618
16/1 1896 Z.3607
Cigarette canister 1890-1920 2002.1.2920
Gentleman's costume: 1620 ca. 1961 1961.7
Cigarette silk 1890-1920 2002.1.2678
Viva McGovern Shriver 1972 2003.70.32
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4202
Still bank 1840-1880 1943.397
Box/ Candy 1910-1940 2002.1.1008
Overseas cap 1917-1918 1933.232
Bayonet 1760-1783 INV.5608.17
1900 Paris International Exposition Medal 1900 1956.212
Doll's gloves (pair) 1860-1900 INV.11154ab
Packet 1906-1920 2002.1.921
Third International Third Reich Third Term??? 1940 1940.945
Button 1970-1975 2002.70.11
Transportation token 1995-2003 2003.44.1
Clock part 1871 2002.1.512d
The Casual Quilted Giraffe ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.310
Medallion 1879 2002.1.4750
Medicine 1950-1960 2002.1.2517
Stamped Metal Circle 1850-1900 1935.129
Toy bookcase and books (24) 1863-1885 1946.108
Beer bottle 1890-1910 2002.1.296
Centennial ribbon 1876 INV.2795
Pencil in box 1840-1880 INV.12678b-d
Shopping bag 1990-2000 2002.1.1800
Reception Committee Hughes Meeting Yonkers, N.Y. November 3, '16 1916 INV.5160
Victoria Bridge Medal After 1860 INV.3580
Pincushion 1840-1880 1937.1612ab
The Game of Auction 1893 2000.683
Pistol 1760-1783 1883.4
Half dime 1800 INV.13891b
Sword belt (2) 1860-1865 INV.8426ab
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4107
Tobacco 1920-1940 2002.1.2975
Store display 1950-1960 2002.1.3468
Sewing Needles 1890-1930 2002.1.2444
Sign/ liquor 1940-1960 2002.1.3625
Tray 1900-1940 2002.1.392
Dollhouse furn: settee 1920-1940 INV.9642
Collection of 4 sailors 1900-1935 INV.9159
Pin-back button 1970-1985 2012.36.6
Ribbon 1910 INV.2808
Thimble/ sewing 1900-1940 2002.1.3034
Matchbook 1940-1945 2010.16.26
Reubens, That's All 2008.47.70
Beaded ball 1900-1970 Z.441
Medallion: Andrew Jackson 1866 INV.3461
Salt shaker 1893 2002.1.1924
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4183
Fire helmet frontpiece: assistant engineer 1868-1900 INV.8947
Watch Face 1880-1940 2002.1.1220
Forage cap 1885-1893 1923.92b
Child's plate 1820-1850 INV.9983
College of the City of New York Award Medal 1947 or later 1952.31a
Bottle/Can Opener 1910-1940 2002.1.2238
Sestertius in envelope INV.10684
Box/ bottle/ food 1906-1920 2002.1.890
Roosevelt ILGWU INV.7149.5
Shopping bag 1980-1995 2002.1.1771
Badge INV.1969
Hard Times token: Smith's Clock Establishment, 1837 1837 INV.13768
Button ca. 1975 2002.74.38
The Great American Centennial Exhibition Puzzle Blocks 1875 2000.317
The Ballroom ca. 1975-1995 2007.6.222
Indian Stone ax head or adze Late Woodland period 1845.3
Darning egg 1840-1880 1937.1730
Hat 1861-1865 1951.482
Ribbon ca. 1907 INV.7334
Harness bit 1875-1950 INV.881
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4089
Campaign medal 1948 INV.7382.4
Jar 1876-1889 2002.1.3193
Counter top dispenser 1920-1950 2002.1.3616
Souvenir Tile/Calendar 1921 2002.1.221
Badge 1935.140
Shoulder belt 1860-1870 INV.11398d
Ouija Board ca. 1920 2012.14ab
Pair of gloves 1850-1900 1917.7ab
The Golden ABC ca. 1875 2000.788
Keep em Flying 1941-1945 2009.52.128
Mourning ribbon 1916 2009.33.3
Pinback button 1890-1920 2002.1.3916
Bottle: H. Lake's Indian Specific 1840-1880 1937.1674
Ashtray/ coin plate 1920-1940 2002.1.2579
Pin 1996 2002.1.4803
Shopping bag 1980-2000 2002.1.1912
Trousers 1898 1933.79c
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4168
Badge: delegate...order American Firemen, Hudson, NY...1900 1900 INV.10700
Parsons Family Arms Medal ca. 1876 INV.3170
Comic book 1897 2002.1.1363
Bell crown cap ca. 1833 1932.154
Apothecary bottle with stopper 1880-1920 Z.1081ab
Sew it Up for Nixon-Lodge 1960 INV.6878
Lt. Peter C. Martin FDNY Rescue 2 2002 2002.63.2
Centenary of the Establishment of the Diocese of New York Medal 1908 INV.1807
Pin-back campaign button 1968 2003.66
Button 1972-1973 2002.68.17
Dustins ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.69
The Improved Game of Snap 1889 2000.699
Food bag 1998 2002.1.1845
Apothecary bottle with cap 1880-1920 Z.492
More than Ever I Like Ike INV.6794
Convention ribbon 1904 INV.10400
Cake board 1825-1835 1937.1562
Lindbergh Medal 1927 952
Hill's Alphabet Blocks ca. 1875 2000.285
Lotto ca. 1890 2000.473
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4274
Thimble/ food 1940-1960 2002.1.3018
Pouring spout/ liquor 1940-1960 2002.1.4504
Ashtray 1920-1940 2002.1.288
Powder horn 1709-1759 X.180
Miniature armchair 1920-1940 INV.7936
Miniature Jar 1825-1875 1937.1683
Box/ Candy 1896 2002.1.2411
Wine bottle 1959 2002.1.3419
Cigarette silk 1890-1920 2002.1.2706
Pin-back campaign button ca. 1912-1916 Z.3337
Oyster shucking knife 2010.26.49
Chest with drawers 1800-1850 INV.8526
Political novelty 1952-1956 2002.1.4645
The Harlequin Puzzle 1930-1950 2009.52.46
Hand saw 1800-1850 1944.342
Bottle: Price's Patent Candle Co... 1860-1890 1937.1673
Political button 1992 2008.39.52
Lady's costume: 1830 ca. 1958 1958.31
Dollhouse bench 1920-1940 INV.7940
In Loving Memory of Joseph D. Mistrulli (1953-2001) 2001 2003.6
Seal impression in box 1816 INV.4043ab
Cabin Bank ca. 1883 1937.1238
Tin/ Food 1930-1960 2002.1.946
Lieutenant Edward R. McCall Naval Medal 1820-1885 1929.136
Shopping bag 1980-2000 2002.1.1832
Button ca. 1896 1941.560
Watch Face 1880-1940 2002.1.1254
Lapel stud INV.7158
Button 1978 2002.74.100
STEVENSON/KEFAUVER/WAGNER 1960 2008.18.1.30
Civil War token 1863 11.9
Edge piece from unidentified fire vehicle 2002.50.14
Pin-back button 1960-1970 2000.59
Badge INV.4283.6
Saucer 1740-1783 1947.546a-c
Top 1850-1900 INV.5222
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4255
Memorial ribbon 1880-1920 INV.10478.1
Thimble/ insurance 1900-1960 2002.1.2994
Perfume bottle 1840-1880 1977.47a
Musical recording 1910-1920 2002.1.3540
Paperweight 1890-1920 2002.1.421
Billfold 1940-1945 INV.11389
The Picture Alphabet ca. 1875 2000.281
Memo holder 1890-1920 Z.154
Miniature food mold 1875-1925 INV.9903
Swizzle stick 1920-1970 2002.1.2395
Button 1968-1973 Z.3282
Paperweight ca. 1880-1920 2002.1.78
Commemorative cane ca. 1861 2010.24.88
Fork 1790-1825 1487
Coin (twenty dollars) 1857 2001.51
Blue Angel Supper Club 2008.47.165
Button or stud 1890? 2002.1.3734
Tobacco premium 1890-1920 2002.1.2759
"PART OF/THE WAY WITH/LBJ" Z.3628
Travel/ medallion 1892 2002.1.3150
Gentleman's costume: 1610 ca. 1963 1963.28
Bottle Cap 1920-1960 2002.1.2284
Office supply 1890-1920 2002.1.4708
Pinback button 1980-2000 2002.1.4335
Toy settee 1880-1920 INV.5227
Tin 1920-1950 2002.1.2038
Telegraph Messenger ca. 1890 2000.324
Parasol 1870-1900 1945.80e
Coin: Ancient w/Arabic-like Symbols INV.13925
Shoe form 1850-1900 1121b
Pinback button 1910-1940 2002.1.3878
Master Commandant Oliver H. Perry Naval Medal 1869-1885 INV.3313
Sign 1890-1940 2002.1.1509
We The People Brown '92 1992 Z.2200
Sewing Supplies 1990-2000 2002.1.629
Gramercy Tavern ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.194
U.S. Merchant token ca. 1860 INV.13778.8i
King Albert and Queen Elizabeth Aerial Crossing of the English Channel Medal 1918 INV.3407
Puzzle 1850-1900 INV.9347
Bottle 1910-1930 2002.1.452
Ribbon with envelope ca. 1854 INV.4597
Sword and scabbard 1780-1790 1928.51a-d
Miniature book box 1910-1940 INV.9538
Medallion 1920-1950 2002.1.1972
Ribbon INV.5162
Suez Canal Medal ca. 1864 INV.10766
Tape measure 1840-1880 Z.1549.3
Printer's Block 1845 2002.1.562
The Comical Game of Who? ca. 1910 2000.645
Log wagon ca. 1901 1998.9a-c
Pit 2001.123
Spoon bowl 1760-1783 INV.6168.30
Game of Black Cat ca. 1885 2000.573
Insignia 1880-1920 2002.1.4388
Drinking cups 1900 2002.1.3214
Badge/ medal 1921 2002.1.3329
Tobacco premium 1890-1920 2002.1.2742
Pinback button 1940 2002.1.3777
Child's plate 1804-1830 INV.9970
Hat, full brim; WWI officer's campaign hat 1917-1918 1942.75
New York, New York! The Ultimate Big Apple Trivia Game ca. 1984-1994 2013.9
Republican League Ribbon ca. 1900 1941.13
Pin-back button 2001-2002 2002.5.18
Pen wipe/ tobacco 1890-1920 2002.1.2826
Clothing hanger 1900-1940 2002.1.4689
Commemorative cane ca. 1800 2010.24.7
Tobacco tag 1870-1930 2002.1.4475
Louise Jr. 2008.47.86
Chapeau bras 1820-1825 1952.325a
Token: Major Gen. H.G. Berry 1863-1900 1393h
Collection of buildings & scenery 1870-1910 INV.9178
Washing supplies 1910-1940 2002.1.1479
Haversack 1855-1865 1940.9ab
Centennial of George Washington Inauguration Commemorative Medal 1889 1941.519
Napkin 1980-2000 2002.1.1684
Medal: John Pintard INV.3314
Pull toy (horse) 1875-1900 INV.7816a
Pinback button 1906 2002.1.3888
Stick pin 407
Souvenir token 1939 2002.1.1946
Badge ca. 1893 INV.2260
Civil War token 1863 INV.13855.53
Medicine 1940-1970 2002.1.766
Button 1992 1997.6.28
Metropolis Cafe ca. 1980-1999 2007.6.239
Needle wax 1840-1880 Z.1500.3ab-5ab
Gorget 1855-1870 1957.277k
Rosette with streamers ca. 1900 INV.12226.2
Spurs and case ca. 1900 1950.48a-c
Pinback button 1995-2000 2002.1.4371
Card of buttons 1955-1985 2004.27.12
Photographic equipment 1890-1920 2002.1.3082
Pinback button 1944 2002.1.3757
Button 1992 1997.6.47
Two Good Terms Deserve a Rest INV.6675
Ornament with likeness of George Washington INV.3422
Celluloid necklace ca. 1910-1920 2012.16.15
Scrimshaw (whale's tooth) 1910-1940 1943.13
Collection of 2 coins: Philippine 1 peso and 50 cts.1947 INV.13708
Pencil sharpener 1930-1948 2009.52.147
L'Aiglon 2008.47.6
Sewing notion 1890-1930 2002.1.3570
Doll 1820-1860 INV.4509
Tobacco premium 1890-1920 2002.1.2729
International Ladies Garment Workers Union ca. 1950-1960 2003.68.13
Perfume Sample 1970-2000 2002.1.1558
Tailcoat 1860-1875 1949.314a
Tobacco tag 1870-1930 2002.1.4453
Apple parer 1856 1945.163
1933 Chicago World's Fair Elongated Cent 1933 INV.4818
Bottle/ food 1950-1970 2002.1.971
Helmet 1917-1918 1945.48
Cover for developing bath, photography accessory 1850-1870 INV.361
Medallion in case: Cooper Union...1859 ca. 1899 1935.67
Box 1940-1960 2002.1.2008
Box/ Food 1890-1930 2002.1.880
Voltaire Medal 1778 1947.311
Button 1968 2003.64.51
Lithograph stone 1890-1900 2002.1.345
Chefs Cuisiners Club ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.120 ab
Quill pen made from a Bald Eagle feather, used by John James Audubon c. 1820-1850 1878
Piece of wood from the "Chesapeake" ca. 1812 1947.247
Fireman's belt: Hudson hose 1850-1900 INV.9123
Ribbon 1913 Z.1994
Printing roller 1780-1830 Z.1883
Lincoln Tunnel Dedication Medal 1937 1937.319
Lapel stud 1892 INV.7237
Medal in box: Britannian 1797 2 pence 1797 INV.10247
The Cash Boy ca. 1885 2000.681
Little Pet's Picture Blocks ca. 1885 2000.227
Collar or cuff stud 1896-1920 2002.1.3998
Travel 1953-1960 2002.1.3124
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4207
Marble: "w/ incrusted squirrel" 1850-1920 INV.8078
Printing 1985-2000 2002.1.3293
Store display 1900-1940 2002.1.3553
Gentleman's costume: 1905 ca. 1965 1965.51
Trade sign 1880-1900 2002.1.2208
Bar token: Ellis Hotel 20th c. INV.2501
Souvenir 1917-1920 2002.1.4782
Box 1890-1920 2002.1.2268
Horseshoe Puzzle 1930-1950 2009.52.63
Uniform fragments (15 pieces) 1860-1887 INV.8268a-o
Pinback button 1896-1910 2002.1.4281
Marbles (14) 1850-1920 INV.8071a-n
Political button 1960s 2008.39.73
Shako with pompon 1868-1871 1936.683ab
Miniature ship model 1910-1940 INV.9353
Seal: Mayors court of NY 1800-1821 INV.4049
Scotsman 1870-1900 1938.322
Medallion: Centennial of Congregation B'nai Jeshurun 1925 INV.3455
Intercom 2003.18.3
United States of America 1848-60 1947.240b
Pin in box: American Red Cross... 1949.18
Paperweight 1890-1920 2002.1.1533
Captain Isaac Hull Naval Medal 1816-1885 1181
Envelope 1923 1923.171
Civil War tokens (2) 1863 INV.13855.8ab
Tobacco Tin 1880-1910 2002.1.478
Teaspoon ca. 1950 2000.75
Jack Banning's Putt-Pins ca. 1950-1960 2006.8a-d
Doll w/cape and ribbon 1930-1960 INV.10929
Tag 1900-1940 2002.1.4424
Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon 1850-1900 INV.2310.1
Thimble/ periodical 1900-1960 2002.1.3003
Humidor with tobacco press 1860-1890 1923.68a-c
Pinback button 1944-48 2002.1.3801
Box 1890-1920 2002.1.666
Ribbon 1856 INV.2219
Walking-stick 1875-1900 1949.242b
Stamp 1825-1875 1958.12
Coin: half dollar, Oregon Trail Memorial 1926 1927.125
Button hook 1890-1930 2002.1.2631z
Paperweight ca. 1892 2002.1.54
Paperweight ca. 1880-1910 2002.1.93
Cane 2000 2010.24.104
Spoon 1750-1850 Z.105
Fascination ca. 1890 2000.271
The Four Seasons 2008.47.181
Iron 1880-1920 2002.1.3492
Bottle/ medicine 1880-1910 2002.1.2469
Identification Token Z.3633
Ribbon 1890-1925 2002.1.3279
Soldiers (12) 1880-1920 INV.4549
Measuring Cup/ food 1910-1930 2002.1.2542
Button ca. 1969 2003.64.16
Political novelty 1980-2000 2002.1.4625
Toy kast 1825-1875 INV.4498
Napkin 1980-2000 2002.1.1689
Driving lamp 1880-1910 1956.82
Sewing clamp 1840-1880 Z.1500.1ab
Saint George of England Medal 1941 INV.3890
Presentation plaque 1850-1900 Z.3220
Watch Face 1910-1940 2002.1.1317
Campaign ribbon 1880 INV.6907
Hardware/ household 1920-1940 2002.1.1613
Toy/ Candy 1980-2000 2002.1.1029
Button 1968 2003.47.19
Medicine 1930-1960 2002.1.794
Royal Bus Line keywind bus ca. 1920's 2007.18.1.19
Button 1984 2003.64.2
Hard Times token: Specie Payments suspended, May 10, 1837 1837 INV.13738
Miniature circus figures (13) 1880-1890 1942.67a-m
Button 1984 2002.70.53
Ribbon pin ca. 1883 INV.2251
Knee-breech buckles (4) excavated at Fort Washington 1760-1783 INV.6200.5-8
Panorama of the Visit of Santa Claus to the Happy Children ca. 1880 1955.269
Two Times Is Enough For Any Man 1940.709
1844 Nimes Scientific Congress Medal 1844 INV.10672
Needle case 1875-1900 Z.1549.16
Button 1975 2002.74.155
Republican County Committee's Captain Badge 1928 INV.2303
Funnel ca. 1725-1825 1937.1598
Tiddledy Winks 1890 2000.576
Lapel pin 1980-1995 2002.20.30
Paperweight 1890-1920 2002.1.181
Footlocker 1860-1865 INV.8671a-c
Commemorative cane ca. 1880's 2010.24.22
American Declaration of War ca. 1917 INV.10763
The Horseless Carriage Race 1900 2000.299
Collar or cuff stud 1896-1920 2002.1.3950

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