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Needlework, Cloth, depicting man, woman, and dog in landscape. Based on the story of Palemon and Lavinia as depicted in James Thomsonnulls Autumn.
Show towel, Cotton on linen, marked with embroidered date, "1816," and name, "Elisabeth Histand"
Geburts und Taufschein [Birth and Baptism] of Daniel Lawell, dated February 10, 1796
Handpainted birth and baptismal certificate for Daniel Lawell, dated February 10, 1796. Item contains tulip, bird, and stylized flower motifs. From the estate of Harvey Bassler.
Export Spatterware Tea Pot and Cup-and-Saucer Sets
Export spatterware tea pot with bird motif; three cup-and-saucer sets with fish, flower, and canon motifs, respectively
Show towel, Cotton on linen. Detail of red and blue embroidery and the initials and date, "A 1846 K."
"Auf Jesum" Fraktur Bookmark
"Auf Jesum" bookmark, small presentation fraktur
Show towel, Cotton on linen
Painted Tinware, Coffee Pot, Creamer, and Sugar
Coffee pot, creamer, and sugar, Painted tinware. Items contain stylized leaf and fruit/vegetable motifs. Pennsylvania. From the Schaeffer Collection.
Pennsylvania Appliqué Quilt Templates
Appliqué quilt templates, Metal. Assorted shapes include stars, flowers, tulip, heart, and a Native American with bow and arrow. From the Schaeffer Collection.
Earthenware Sgraffito Pie Plate
Pie plate, Earthenware sgraffito, Inscribed "1816." Item contains heart and tulip motifs. Pennsylvania. From the Hostetter Collection.