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Hat

Description: Hat of green felt in the style of a tricorne or cocked hat. Trimmed with green silk roses, brown feathers, a brass buckle on right side and bow on back. Lined in black with central "drawstring".
Date: 1880

Infant's Dress

Description: Infant's dress of fine batiste cotton with broderie anglaise. Yoke has attached 4"ruffle of broderie anglaise with insertion lace and pink satin ribbon. Long sleeves have insertion lace cuffs and pink satin ribbon. Full length. No labels in garment.
Date: 1887/1890

Infant's Gown

Description: Infant's gown of white cotton batiste. Round neckline trimmed with ruffle of broderie anglaise. Eleven horizontal bands of broderie anglaise separated with shirring down center front. Hemline trimmed with a 4" band of pin tucks, two band of broderie anglaise separated with shirring and scalloped hem of broderie anglaise. Sleeve hems trimmed with three rows of pin tucks and ruffle of broderie anglaise. Center back closure of 4 pearl buttons on rectangular panel of three vertical bands of broderie anglaise separated by two shirred sections; gathers at base of panel.
Date: 1882~
Creator: Sleeper, Elizabeth Shaw

Kamānche

Description: The three-stringed instrument has a small bulbous body highly decorated with patterns.
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Date: 1880~

Ornamental Dish

Description: This decorative dish is covered with figures, fish and waves in many colors and patterns.
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Date: 1880~
Creator: Gallé, Emile

Phase III Chief Blanket

Description: No Description Available.
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Date: 1880/1890

Pumps

Description: Pair of plum purple satin pumps. The shoes are designed with a rounded toe, and plain uppers. The low heel is of a modified Louis or Cuban style, set in, and covered with matching fabric. Partly lined in white kidskin leather.
Date: 1881~

Purse

Description: Handbag with cast and chased silver frame decorated with openwork figures of children harvesting grapes. Ball/snap closure. Silver suspension chain of alternating oval links and links formed of three flower-heads. Bag is oval shaped, black wool with petite point embroidery decoration on each side of a bouquet of trumpet shaped flowers. Pink satin lining. Hallmarked "800" on frame.
Date: 1880/1889

Queen Victoria Statue at Windsor Castle

Description: The statue of Queen Victoria is seen with Windsor Castle in the background.
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Date: 1887
Creator: Boehm, Joseph Edgar
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Queen Victoria Statue at Windsor Castle

Description: The over life-size statue of Queen Victoria stands outside the Round Tower at Windsor Castle.
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Date: 1887
Creator: Boehm, Joseph Edgar
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Rattle

Description: The rattle's body has a bird-like face carved in low relief on one side.
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Date: 1880~

Rattle

Description: The body of the rattle has a carved face in low relief.
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Date: 1880~

Reticule

Description: Reticule. Drawstring handbag/purse of black knit with openwork band along top through which drawstring is threaded. Running around center of bag are three horizontal bands of blue beads bordered by silver/gold lined beads. Lower part of the bag is completely covered by horizontal bands of silver/gold lined beads and blue beads. Bottom of bag with large sphere covered with blue beads from which hangs tassel of silver/gold lined bead loops. Unlined. Has been dated 1880-1890 or ca. 1916.
Date: 1880/1916

Water Jar (Olla)

Description: The wide mouth, earthenware water jar is decorated with black patterns on the cream colored body.
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Date: 1880~

Wedding Slippers

Description: Pair of wedding slippers of ivory kid leather. The shoes are designed with rounded toes, and have a large matching bow with layered ends, and a large ruffle of same across vamp. Uppers are edged with satin ribbon. Modified Louis or Cuban heel, flaring at base.
Date: 1886~