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Wedding Slippers

Description: Wedding shoes of off white kid leather. Designed with a square toe and throat, shoes have a large ruffled ribbon bow with tiny metal buckle set at top of toebox. Edge of upper bound with off-white satin ribbon. The low heel is of modified Cuban or Louis style, rounded at sides and back, covered in kid leather. Handwritten note: "My wedding slippers" S.S.D.
Date: 1865

Crinoline

Description: Off-white crinoline with spring steel hoops. Covered in fabric with white on white woven design of "H" shapes. Metal fastener at front of 1" wide waist band. First four rows of springs only go half-way around skirt and are tied around the body in front. Last five rows form complete circle or hoop. No labels in garment. Attached tag with what appears to be an auction lot number, "253".
Date: 1860

Flower Vase

Description: The green vase has a long narrow neck with handles on the neck and rings resting high on the shoulders. The glaze is shiny and speckled with white. The handles are decorated with an animal or fish.
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Date: 1868/1912

Bottle, curved handle and nozzle.

Description: It is a bottle which is made up of ceramics.It comes under the art of pottery and is used for the decoration purpose.Bottle is of golden color and it is narrow from upper side and wider from downside.It has a curved handle which is used to hold the bottle and a nozzle to pour out liquid from the bottle which is in the shape of a small pipe.It's surface is somewhat glittery and there is a open mouth at the top of it to pour something in it.
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Date: 1860

Farmyard in Winter

Description: The painting, mostly in browns, grays, and whites, depicts fowl in a barnyard setting. Snow is on the ground and on top of the small shelter for the fowl.
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Date: 1868
Creator: Millet, Jean-Francois

Doll

Description: In this view, the doll is seated in a small chair. She is wearing a green dress with white lace and black shoes.
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Date: 1865
Creator: Marsh, Julian Charles (attribution: probably made by)

Golestān Palace

Description: The facade is partially visible. The building consists of two stories with large arched windows and intricate patterns decorating the exterior.
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Date: 1865~
Creator: Navai, Haji Abol-hasan Mimar
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Golestān Palace

Description: A detail of the facade is shown. Several arched windows, arcade and patterned decoration are visible.
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Date: 1865~
Creator: Navai, Haji Abol-hasan Mimar
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Pandora

Description: The three-quarters female figure depicted holds a small box. The color of the artwork is predominately an orange-brown color. The name Pandora is written in the top left corner of the portrait.
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Date: 1869
Creator: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

Golestān Palace

Description: A close detail of the facade is visible. The patterned decoration of the ceramic tiles is intricate and consists of foliage and flowers. The lower portion of the facade is decorated with stone flowers in relief. The windows are arched.
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Date: 1865~
Creator: Navai, Haji Abol-hasan Mimar
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Golestān Palace

Description: A close detail of a facade is visible with its intricate patterned decoration. A lamp post in the courtyard is visible with some potted plants. Portions of the triple arches of the colonnade are visible.
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Date: 1865~
Creator: Navai, Haji Abol-hasan Mimar
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Accordion

Description: A nineteenth-century rosewood accordion is visible in upright position with keys showing and bellows partially expanded.
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Date: 1860~

My Second Sermon

Description: A young girl asleep in a church pew, wearing a red cape, hands in a fur muff, and feet dangling is depicted in this painting.
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Date: 1864
Creator: Millais, John Everett

Barrel Piano

Description: The barrel piano has several automata figurines on the base below the strings. The cabinet is unadorned.
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Date: 1860~
Creator: Hicks, George