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Collection Highlights

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Title Related People Date Object Number
Civil Defense Volunteer Organization Uniform
1942-1945
1946.89a-c
Decanter and stopper
1823-1845
1936.696ab
Diana of the Tower
1899
1977.3
Dish: footed compote with cover
1825-1845
1936.693ab
Doll: girl w/fur trimmed coat and velvet hat on stand
ca. 1893
1961.31
Draft wheel
ca. 1863
1865.6
Dragonfly table lamp
c. 1900-1906
N84.113
Dressing table, New York
1795-1810
INV.14982
Elisha Kent Kane, M.D. (1820-1857)
1858
1859.1
Euphemia Toussaint (1815-1829)
ca. 1825
1920.6
Creative: Tronvig Group