Scrapbook -- Vases, Medals, Screens

Collection Type

  • Manuscripts

Date

1880-1973, undated

GUSN

GUSN-308659

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Description

Untitled scrapbook. Scrapbook has red fabric cover and is held together by twine laced through six eyelets. The number "15" is handwritten on spine. Scrapbook contains 50 pages. The bulk of the materials are clippings from 19th century and 20th century periodicals, catalogs, and magazines, such as "Arts and Decoration," "House and Garden," "Country Life," "Good Furniture," "Furniture Age," and "The American Architect." The clippings depict a wide variety of vases, medals, screens, and other objects including portrait medallions, toy teapots, tea sets, drug pots, cups, flagons, tankards, jugs, fruit dishes, candlesticks, pitchers, bowls, Chinese lacquer screens, fire screens, grates, and ink stands.

Details

Descriptive Terms

screens (furniture)
vases
medals
scrapbooks

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 267.15

Physical Description

1 scrapbook (16 x 11 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.004.030

Dimensions

16 x 11 1/2 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Possibly Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)

Material Type

scrapbooks

Description Level

File