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    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Terence Harold Robsjohn-Gibbings, British, 1905–1976, active United States, 1930–64
    Manufacturer: Widdicomb Furniture Company, American, founded 1858
    Date: 
    designed 1951, introduced 1952
    Medium: 

    Walnut-veneered plywood, maple braces, birch blocks, and yellow poplar apron supports

    Accession Number: 
    2000.85.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Johann Christoph Heyne, American, born Germany, 1715–1781
    Date: 
    1771
    Medium: 

    Pewter

    Accession Number: 
    1930.725
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Date: 
    1650–70
    Medium: 

    Each case frame, principally white oak and red oak; drawer runners, panels, drawer fronts, most drawer sides and backs, white oak and red oak; top bottom of upper case, top back rail of upper case, some of drawer linings, chestnut; one board in bottom of middle drawer in lower case, eastern white pine; front feet, soft maple; door frames in lower case, corbels and plaques underneath them, dentils, probably American black walnut; top and bottom of lower case, some drawer linings, light-colored, shaped moldings on doors in lower case, on small drawers in upper case, and most of same type of molding on deep drawers in upper case, cedar; applied bosses, probably maple or cherry; replaced small bosses on upper case, beech; edge molding on top of upper case, flat, beveled moldings on small drawers in upper case, molding separating these drawers from deep drawer below, wide, beveled moldings and some of the thin, shaped moldings on deep drawer, base molding of upper case, torus molding at top of lower case, triglyphs, molding below triglyphs, base molding of lower case, cedrela (Cedrela odorata); flat panels of dark, reddish-brown wood with irregular black markings on small drawers in upper case, on deep drawer in upper case, and on doors of lower case, spindles on upper case, snakewood (Piratinera guianensis); spindles on lower case, rosewood (Dalbergia spp.); pulls on small drawers in upper case, lignum vitae (Guaiacum spp.).

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2109
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    17th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Joseph Smith, American, 1731–1777
    Date: 
    1767
    Medium: 

    Earthenware with white slip decoration

    Accession Number: 
    1949.247
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Ceramics
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Sharon Church, American, born 1948
    Date: 
    2010–11
    Medium: 

    Boxwood with Castello boxwood, sterling silver, diamond, wood dye and epoxy

    Accession Number: 
    2013.94.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    21st century
    Classification: 
    Sculpture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer possibly: Charles S. Smith, American, born ca. 1843
    Manufacturer probably: H. B. Smith & Company, American, founded 1853
    Date: 
    patented 1874
    Medium: 

    Cast iron

    Accession Number: 
    2012.171.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    19th century
    Classification: 
    Architectural Elements
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Myer Myers, American, 1723–1795
    Date: 
    ca. 1770
    Medium: 

    Silver

    Accession Number: 
    1960.22
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Tools and Equipment
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker Cabinetmaker: Stephen Badlam, American, 1751–1815
    Carver: John Skillin, American, 1746–1800
    Carver: Simeon Skillin, Jr., American, 1756–1806
    Date: 
    1791
    Medium: 

    Mahogany; front of drawer in architrave, mahogany; other drawer fronts, mahogany veneer on chestnut; eastern white pine; bottom dustboard in lower case, red pine

    Accession Number: 
    1930.2003
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view*
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Myer Myers, American, 1723–1795
    Date: 
    ca. 1755
    Medium: 

    Silver

    Accession Number: 
    1930.1021
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Myer Myers, American, 1723–1795
    Date: 
    1750–70
    Medium: 

    Silver

    Accession Number: 
    1936.147a-b
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    18th century
    Classification: 
    Tools and Equipment
    Status: 
    On view

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