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Image of Fragment - WE.2010.1.002

Fragment - WE.2010.1.002

Decorative iron element, possibly part of a pot-bellied stove. Latticed pattern with curled edges, studded pattern along lattices.

Object Type: Object

Image of Spittoon - WE.2010.1.003

Spittoon - WE.2010.1.003

Glazed ceramic spitton with seashell motif. Filled with sand and sediment. Ridged and sloping edge on inside. One large piece is broken off and the object is very cracked and fragile.

Object Type: Object

Image of Stove Pieces - WE.2010.1.015

Stove Pieces - WE.2010.1.015

Front piece (door) of iron pot-bellied stove, parts of hinges still attached, faint red paint on front. Inscription: "Nevada No. 2"

Object Type: Object

Image of Teacup - WE.2010.1.130

Teacup - WE.2010.1.130

Small ceramic cup. Diam. of 6.5 cm. with circ. of 20.5 cm. White with crackled glaze. Design in blue with flowers and book surrounding name "John" Design on inside rim as well. Handle missing.

Object Type: Object

Image of Padlock - WE.2010.1.151

Padlock - WE.2010.1.151

Metal padlock, slightly heart-shaped. 9 cm. x 1.5 cm. x 7 cm.

Object Type: Object

Image of Boot - WE.2010.1.293

Boot - WE.2010.1.293

Rubber sole of boot with most of pattern worn away.

Object Type: Object

Image of Doll, fragment - WE.2010.1.295

Doll, fragment - WE.2010.1.295

Small arm from doll, lines carved for fingers, painted white. 3 cm. in length.

Object Type: Object

Image of Artillery, Muzzle-loading - WE.2010.1.399

Artillery, Muzzle-loading - WE.2010.1.399

Field artillery bolt. 8 lb. in weight. Cylindrical with rounded nose and copper sabot as base. Sabot has grooving consistent with evidence of rifling (12 grooves altogether).

Object Type: Object

Image of Compass - WE.2010.1.420

Compass - WE.2010.1.420

Metal (steel) drafting compass. "R& H Bokes", "CA_ Steel", and "GRD8" stamped into the metal. 18.5 cm long.

Object Type: Object

Image of Pan, Baking - WE.2010.1.472

Pan, Baking - WE.2010.1.472

Metal baking pan, rectangular, with two handles on opposite sides. 61.5 cm x 43 x 10.

Object Type: Object

Image of Crock - WE.2010.1.506

Crock - WE.2010.1.506

Large ceramic crock. Cylindrical in shape. Height of 35 cm with diam. of 30 cm and circ. of 94.5 cm. Small handles at top on either side. Brown with blue floral pattern painted in glaze on both sides of crock.

Object Type: Object

Image of Wrench - WE.2010.1.574

Wrench - WE.2010.1.574

Metal wrench. 36 cm x 21.5. There is a metal handle with " L A C P. Co" stamped on the side. The handle attaches to a cylinder which has one pointed end and the other with a hole for a nut. The cyliner is also marked "L A C P. Co". There is a washer between the handle and half of the cylinder.

Object Type: Object

Image of Bottle, Apothecary - WE.2010.1.632

Bottle, Apothecary - WE.2010.1.632

Clear glass bottle, round body. "Dr. McMunn's Elixir of Opium" in raised letters on one side. 10 cm high, with a diameter of 2, and a circumference of 8.5.

Object Type: Object

Image of Tin - WE.2010.1.650

Tin - WE.2010.1.650

Metal sardine tin. Label still attached, reads "Louis Edelin Sardines a L'Huile Au Passage Concaf neau & ad Kneval Fres Lorient". Tin has been opened. 11.75 cm x 10 x 3.5

Object Type: Object

Image of Bottle - WE.2010.1.651

Bottle - WE.2010.1.651

Blue glass bottle, with a metal cuff, possibly from a label, on its neck. "H. Brandon & Co Toledo Ohio" enscribed on the front.

Object Type: Object

Image of Lantern - WE.2010.1.654

Lantern - WE.2010.1.654

Lantern, complete with a handle. The burner is missing, but the glass and metal are still intact.

Object Type: Object

Image of Jug - WE.2010.1.659

Jug - WE.2010.1.659

Clay jug-dark brown/black glaze dripped over a light brown glaze. There is a small mouth and handle. 26 cm high, with a diameter of 18 cm and a circumference of 59 cm.

Object Type: Object

Image of Crock - WE.2010.1.660

Crock - WE.2010.1.660

Ceramic crock with small handle on either side. There is a blue floral design on the front painted on in glaze. The mouth is chipped slightly, and " G F & Wm Lee Fairport 3" is stamped into the front. Height of 28.5 cm, with a diameter of 25.5 cm and a circumference of 80 cm.

Object Type: Object

Image of Wrench - WE.2010.1.663

Wrench - WE.2010.1.663

Metal wrench, 51 cm long. The end tapers to a punch.

Object Type: Object

Image of Tag - 1947.001.07

Tag - 1947.001.07

Small brass luggage tag from War Eagle. Stamped: WAR EAGLE 10.

Object Type: Object