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 Decade: 1890-1899
 Year: 1890
Telephone, National Telephone Service

Telephone, National Telephone Service

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Date: 1890
Creator: unknown
Description: The late nineteenth century telephone has an open body revealing the bells underneath. The body is black and decorated with some gold designs. There is a rotary handle and two uprights to cradle the earpiece.
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Slippers

Slippers

Date: 1890/1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's slippers of brown kid leather with jet beading. Designed with pointed toes, the uppers are of brown kid leather, heavily decorated with radiating patterns of jet beads, over toe, around sides and throughout openwork that decorates throat and sides of shoes. Originally had sewn-in ties across the instep. Lined in black leather. Soles of black leather. High heels are of modified French style, sometimes called "spool" style, with rounded sides and back, flaring to base, and with curved front. There are no marks or labels in the shoes. The brown ribbons in photographs are not original, are to hold the shoe closed in place of original ribbons, now missing.
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Boots

Boots

Date: 1890
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of black leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, lace closed along center front with laces 13 holes high. At top of toe box is decorative seaming creating a "V" shape. The low, stacked heels styled as a modified Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, tapering at center then flaring very slightly at base, and with curved front section. Sole of black leather. Lined in cream cloth and black leather. Partly illegible retailer's(?) mark stamped inside uppers: "Linkhau... / Memphis Tenn" Handwritten notation inside uppers: "236 6788"
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Wedding Boots

Wedding Boots

Date: 1890/1899
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's wedding boots of ivory silk or satin. Designed with pointed toes, the short boots fasten up the outer sides of each shoe with eleven buttons. The button lining is of ivory leather. The remaining lining is of ivory cloth with the upper portion silk or satin. Natural light brown leather sole; Heels are in the style of a Louis heel, rounded at sides and back, concave and flaring slightly to base. Handwritten notation on inner lining: "59576". Stamped on sole near heel: "6587".
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Jewelry from the Tiffany Catalog

Jewelry from the Tiffany Catalog

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Date: 1890
Creator: unknown
Description: Many pieces of jewelry are depicted on the catalog two-page spread.
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Breakfast

Breakfast

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Date: [c.1890 - 1900]
Creator: Peto, John Frederick
Description: None
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Saxoleine (print used as base for advertisement for lamp oil)

Saxoleine (print used as base for advertisement for lamp oil)

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Date: 1890/1899
Creator: Chéret, Jules
Description: A woman wearing a yellow Victorian dress is turning on a pink-shaded lamp situated in the foreground.
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The Library in Venice

The Library in Venice

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Date: [1890..1925]
Creator: Sargent, John Singer
Description: None
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Bridge and Campanile, Venice

Bridge and Campanile, Venice

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Date: [1890..1925]
Creator: Sargent, John Singer
Description: None
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The Island of Raguenez Brittany

The Island of Raguenez Brittany

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Date: 1890 - 1895
Creator: Moret, Henry
Description: None
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