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Call #:
2006.222
Title:
Man's Collar or Stock
Collection type:
Costume
Author/Creator :
  • Tillson & Chandler - Tailor
  • Date:
    ca. 1835
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing Accessory; Collar
    Materials:
    fibre, silk
    metal
    leather
    Place of production/origin:
    United States of America (USA), Massachusetts, Plymouth
    Description:
    Black satin collar with knot at front and two 14.5" ties. The back has a metal piece that inserts in other side. The neck is lined in cream twill silk with medallion printed "Premium stocks, ties, collars, bosoms and C. Tillson and Chandler Successors to B. Hathaway Manufacturerers Plymouth Mass." Thin leather band at top to keep stiff.
    Dimensions:
    Height:2.5 in
    Circumference:16.5 in
    Subjects:
    Tillson & Chandler
    Collars
    Clothing and dress
    Neckwear
    Provenance:
    Found in Collection, 2006
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    Call #:
    1968.12.10
    Title:
    Waistcoat
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    1820-1830
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Outerwear; Waistcoat
    Materials:
    wool/silk
    cotton plain weave
    cotton cord
    Description:
    Cream heavy coarse silk waistcoat with horizontal bands of lines and vines. Lining and back cream plain weave cotton. Cotton lace up back to adjust. Seven self covered buttons, two slash pockets. Pieced collar.
    Subjects:
    Arnold, J. W.
    Vests
    Clothing and dress
    Tailoring
    Vests -- 1820-1830
    Research Notes:
    Probably belonged to J. W. Arnold.
    Provenance:
    Bequest of Mrs. Susan B. Earle
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    Call #:
    1970.51.1A-B
    Title:
    Pair of Women's Shoes
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • Monogignon - Cobbler
  • Date:
    1900-1910
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Footwear; Shoe
    Materials:
    leather, suede
    Medium:
    Leather working
    Description:
    White suede oxford shoes with 1" heels, very narrow, round pointed toe, perforated stripes on toe and top, two eyelets. Ten eyelets laced with grosgrain ribbon.
    Dimensions:
    Height:3.5 in x Width:10 in
    --or--
    Height:8.9 cm x Width:25.4 cm
    Subjects:
    Shoes
    Footwear
    Clothing and dress
    Women's shoes
    Research Notes:
    Probably worn by member of the Gammell family.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Curtis Brooks
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    Call #:
    1970.51.2A-B
    Title:
    Pair of Women's Shoes
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • Monogignon
  • Date:
    1900-1910
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Footwear; Shoe
    Materials:
    leather, suede
    Description:
    White suede oxford shoes with 1" heels, very narrow, round pointed toe, perforated stripes on toe and top, two eyelets. Ten eyelets laced with grosgrain ribbon.
    Dimensions:
    Height:3.5 in x Width:10 in
    Subjects:
    Shoes
    Footwear
    Clothing and dress
    Women's shoes
    Research Notes:
    Probably worn by a member of the Gammell family Identical to 1970.51.1 A and B except slightly more soiled.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Curtis Brooks
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    Call #:
    1977.23.93
    Title:
    Pair of Women's Shoes
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    1881
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Footwear; Shoe
    Materials:
    fibre, silk
    leather
    Medium:
    Leather working
    Description:
    Silk satin shoes with ribbon attached at back, also bow in front, low heel.
    Dimensions:
    Height:3.5 in x Width:10 in
    Subjects:
    Shoes
    Footwear
    Clothing and dress
    Women's shoes
    Research Notes:
    May's first white slipper - 1881 - given by Aunt Mary Cushman.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Daughters of the American Revolution Gaspee Chapter
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    Call #:
    1979.6.3
    Title:
    Quaker Bonnet
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Headwear; Bonnet
    Materials:
    fibre, linen
    board
    fibre, silk
    Description:
    Stiff black Quaker bonnet with canvas support in back and long brim made of board. The interior of brim is covered in white plain weave. There is a bow at back of neck and large tie at chin.
    Dimensions:
    Height:12.5 in x Width:22 in
    --or--
    Height:31.8 cm x Width:55.9 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:12.5 deep...22 around face
    Subjects:
    Hats
    Millinery
    Clothing and dress
    Quakers -- Rhode Island.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Mildred Longo
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    Call #:
    1980.86.13
    Title:
    Elbow Sleeve
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing Accessory; Sleeve
    Materials:
    fibre, linen
    pearl
    Description:
    White, long sleeve, "MPH" in faded ink at shoulder. Gathered at wrist, two buttons, embroidered eyelet ruffle meant to fold back and two button holes to hold back. Pair with 1980.86.14.
    Dimensions:
    Height:19.75 in x Width:3.5 in
    --or--
    Height:50.2 cm x Width:8.9 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:3.5 cuff...9 shoulder
    Subjects:
    Hazard, Mary Wilbur
    Clothing and dress
    Research Notes:
    "Grandmother Mary Wilbur Hazard's 'elbow sleeves'"
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Louis C. Green , 1980-09-26
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    Call #:
    1980.86.14
    Title:
    Elbow Sleeve
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing Accessory; Sleeve
    Materials:
    fibre, linen
    pearl
    Description:
    White, long sleeve, "MPH" in faded ink at shoulder. Gathered at wrist, two buttons, embroidered eyelet ruffle meant to fold back and two button holes to hold back. One button on eyelet. Pair with 1980.86.13.
    Dimensions:
    Height:19.75 in x Width:3.5 in
    --or--
    Height:50.2 cm x Width:8.9 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:3.5 cuff...9 shoulder
    Subjects:
    Hazard, Mary Wilbur
    Clothing and dress
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Louis C. Green , 1980-09-26
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    Call #:
    1980.86.17
    Title:
    Bodice
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    ca. 1828
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing -- Outerwear; Bodice
    Materials:
    fibre, silk
    fibre, linen
    Description:
    Dusty pink bodice with cream stripes. Long sleeves with unfinished cuff, front comes to a point while back is rounded and ten eyelets are on each side for lace. Lined in natural colored plain weave cotton.
    Dimensions:
    Height:12 in x Width:11 in
    --or--
    Height:30.5 cm x Width:28 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:11 bust...11 sleeves
    Subjects:
    Hazard, Mary Wilbur
    Clothing and dress
    Weddings
    Quakers -- Rhode Island
    Research Notes:
    "Wedding dress of Mary Wilbur, wife of William R. Hazard."
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Louis C. Green , 1980-09-26
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    Call #:
    1980.86.23
    Title:
    Dress
    Collection type:
    Costume
    Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    ca. 1845
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Outerwear; Dress
    Materials:
    fibre, silk
    fibre, cotton
    metal
    Medium:
    Sewn
    Description:
    Dress made of black and silver twill which is very shiny. There are hooks up front, shaped sleeves, and short metal boning at waist. The cotton guards at the armpits are both stamped "The Best Kleinert the Gem registered". Skirt is cartridge pleated and the skirt and bodice both lined and there is a strip of brown velvet inside at bottom for weight.
    Dimensions:
    Height:57 in x Width:14 in
    --or--
    Height:144.8 cm x Width:35.6 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:14 waist width...22.5 sleeves Approx. size 12 woman's
    Subjects:
    Clothing and dress
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. Louis C. Green , 1980-09-26
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