OBJECTS

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OBJECTS

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Items include watches, stamps and baubles.

Items in the OBJECTS Collection

Elizabeth L. C. Dixon's Wedding dress
Wedding dress worn by Elizabeth L. C. Dixon on the day of her marriage to James Dixon, Esq. in 1842 at her presentation to King Louis Phillippe of France, Pope Gregory XVI and in 1846 when she met President James Polk; as mentioned in 'Diary of…

Hand Bell and Plate
Writing or engraving on the bell: Twelve Apostles around skirt, kneeling cherubs form handle, cross on top This bell is a replica of the nine ton bell handing in the basilica of St. Peter’s cathedral, Rome, known as the most beautiful bell in the…

Hawaiian Feather Cape
Loaned to Smithsonian National Museum by Mrs. Clementine L.D. Welling and Miss Elizabeth L. Dixon`Ahu`ula, feathered cape, olona fiber (Touchardia latifolia), feathers from `i`iwi (Vestiaria coccinea) and `o`o (Moho nobilis) with two centrally…

Ladies Gold Watch with Hunter Case
Spring-driven gold watch with cylinder escapement, 1701-1800 by Ellicott, London in pinchbeck inner case and white enamel dial with Arabic & Roman numerals.

Watch: hinged silver back with numbers 252 0120, inner back is mark: "F.S." below small…