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1. Nigerian Eshu Cult Figure Nigerian Eshu Cult Figure Nigeria; Africa; Worship figures; Yoruban culture; Carving This is a figure of a man, carved from dark wood, standing on a round base. The carved features include bulging eyes, a prominent forehead, and hair that starts on the forehead and extends back into a...

2. Folding game table, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Folding game table, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Antebellum; Furnishings; Furniture; Table; Wood Mahogany folding game table; top folds in half, rectangular pedestal leg with columns at edges, bowed base, Y scroll on casters. Front rail table top base is carved feet, with front edges of leaves rounded....

3. Cake Stand, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln Cake Stand, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Furniture; Furnishings; Dinnerware; Dessert Glass cake plate on stand, pedestal base, turned stem, fluted column effect at top of stem. Plate has rim side, base is hollow, but stem is solid. H 8", Diam. 11".

4. Candelabrum, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Candelabrum, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Furniture; Furnishings; Candelabra Single-stick girandole candelabra, with marble base, turned bronze pedestal support, branched stem. Cast-bronze piece with flowers and pair of turtle dove designs. Pedestal has remnants of burnished design....

5. Candelabra, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Candelabra, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Furniture; Furnishings; Candelabra Single-stick girandole candelabra, with marble base, turned bronze pedestal support, three-branched stem. Cast-bronze piece with flowers and pair of turtle dove designs. Pedestal has remnants of burnished...

6. Incan vessel with monkey motif Incan vessel with monkey motif Inca; Incan; Ceramic; Vessel; Pots & pans; Tanware; Monkey; Animal Noth coast whistling pot. Single spout tanware pot with monkey motif. Flat bottom with flared spout in center of top. A scroll pattern and lines surround the base of the spout. Vertical lines are painted...

7. Bust of Abraham Lincoln by James J. Nance, 1994 Bust of Abraham Lincoln by James J. Nance, 1994 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Bust; Bronze; Sculpture; Art; Nance, James J.; Statuary; Statues; Bronze bust of Abraham Lincoln as President, on marble and walnut base. Bearded Lincoln gazing right; torso sculpted to resemble jacket, vest, shirt and tie. Bronze tinted in varying shades. Raised letters,...

8. Bust of Abraham Lincoln as a young man by James J. Nance, 1994 Bust of Abraham Lincoln as a young man by James J. Nance, 1994 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Bust; Bronze; Statuary; Statues; Art; Sculpture; Nance, James J. Bronze bust of Lincoln as a young man, on a marble and walnut base. Unbearded Lincoln gazes left, torso sculpted to resemble a shirt, suspenders and bow tie, tinted in varying shades of bronze. Raised...

9. Bust of Abraham Lincoln by Leonard Volk, 1860 Bust of Abraham Lincoln by Leonard Volk, 1860 Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Bust; Sculpture; Art; Portrait; Volk, Leonard Wells, 1828-1895; Bust of head of Abraham Lincoln, made from alvastone resembling bronze. Markings: on right side of base, "Calvas Studios"; on back of base "Abraham Lincoln Modeled from Life by Leonard V. Volk, Chicago,...

10. Guardian of water Guardian of water United States. Works Progress Administration; Federal Arts Project; Federal aid to the arts--United States; WPA; Sculpture Sculpture, granite, 12 feet in height

11. Lamp, Camphene Lamp, Camphene Whale oil; Whale; Whaling; Lighting device; Light; Camphene; Lamps A wooden base holds a pressed glass reservoir which has a square peg at the base to hold it into the wood. The glass is square with rounded shoulders and leads to a narrow mouth which has a threaded tin...

12. Lamp, Camphene Lamp, Camphene Whale oil; Whale; Whaling; Lighting device; Light; Camphene; Lamps A trapezoidal wooden base holds a glass reservoir. The glass reservoir has a square peg at its base to hold it into the wood. The reservoir is globular and has a threaded tin wick fixture. The wicks are...

13. Candlestick Candlestick Candlesticks; Wax; Pioneers; Lighting; Tallow; Tin hog-scraper style candlestick. Has a round concave base with a tin cylinder protruding upwards from the center and a flattened lip with a short flat handle. 5" high. Candle drippings cover the entire...

14. Road to the Pyramids--Westward Toward Gizeh Road to the Pyramids--Westward Toward Gizeh Gizeh, Egypt; Africa; Pyramids Black and white stereograph slide, #T232 from Tour of the World series, vol 5 and 6.

15. Nigerian Ibeji Twin Figure Nigerian Ibeji Twin Figure Nigeria; Africa; Ritual objects; Sculptures; Figures A carved wooden male standing figure with short round base. The head is pointed with coiffure, scarification and facial features carved in low relief. The body is crudely articulated, probably because...

16. Jack wagon Jack wagon Jack wagon; Covered wagons; Distribution & Transportation Accessory; Westward movement; Carved wooden wagon jack. Painted red. Forged base with two pronged feet and a plate on the side with a cogwheel and a twisted-shank handle. Forged bar inside the jack raises and lowers on the cog wheel...

17. Ghana Fertility Figure (Akua'ba) Ghana Fertility Figure (Akua'ba) Ghana; Africa; Sculptures; Dolls; Asanti culture Carved wooden female figure is an abstraction, with a disproportionally large head. The cylindrical body stands on a short base and the tapering arms extend straight out from the body. The head is a nearly...

18. Lantern, Candle Lantern, Candle Lanterns; Tin; Revere, Paul, 1734-1818; Pioneers; Revolutionary War; Lighting; Candlesticks; Pierced tin lantern with a white and black streaked horn window on a hinged door. Cylindrical body with a flat base and cone-shaped crown of pierced tin. Ribbed flat tin bracket and loop riveted to bracket...

19. Amet Magniscope Amet Magniscope Film projectors; Movie projectors; Motion picture projectors; Inventions; Cinematography; Cinema; Waukegan, Illinois Thirty-five millimeter film projector made of tin, galvanized metal and brass. It has two film reels and sits on a wood base.

20. Junkers Ju-87B-2 Trop. 'Stuka' Junkers Ju-87B-2 Trop. 'Stuka' Attack aircraft; Attack plane; Aircraft; Dive bombers; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations; Airplanes; Air transportation; The Junkers Ju-87B-2 Trop. 'Stuka' is a large gullwing-shaped German dive-bomber used during World War II. Its sides and upper surfaces are painted dark forest green with tan sand patterns. Black and white...
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