Browse Items (31 total)

  • Tags: decorative arts

Andirons

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Feather shaped. Gold and silver. Collection contains four identical items.

Cordial set, six-piece

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Text on bottom: "Empire silver clad weighted 2772."

Tray, round

Engraved text: "Class of 1966." The number "Y0788" is engraved on the back. Plain edging surround floral motif.

Coffee/tea service (4 pieces)

Engraved text: "E.P.N.S. 0315 W.W. Mounts 6"

Tray, round

Engraved text: "E.K.S.C. Senior Women 1949." Shell motif around tray edges.

Coffee/tea service (4 pieces)

Set consists of coffee pot, tea pot, sugar bowl, and creamer. "2350" is engraved on the bottom. "Bennett" may be the manufactured.

Cups, coffee

YC790 is engraved on the bottom.

Candle holders (set of 6)

N238 is engraved on the bottom. Each holds a single candle.

Tray, silver

Engraving: "In Memory of the Devoted Service of Mr. Carl Woods--Co-sponsor--Class of 1967." Leaf motif on outer edges. Two C-shaped handles.

Vase, flower-shaped

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A porcelain flower shaped vase. Page 16 of the Winter 1982 EKU Alumnus magazine (21.1), indicates that two antique French urns were donated by Mrs. Mark Harrison Dorman of Roswell, Georgia, and Peyton R. Harrison of Louisville. The donors are the…

Rug, oriental

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Oriental rug with fringe on two sides. Blue, rust and cream. Has Arlington Association property tag 00042 attached to one corner.

Andirons

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Scroll-shaped andirons (1 of 2)

Urn

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Round urn with raised circles around the top edge.

Peace

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Label on back of reads: "The Peace Quilt-Original, Made during the Gulf War 1991, MLW, Shown Lexington Art Gallery 1991, 2nd Pres. Church 1991, KHQS Kentucky Horse Park 1992, Living Arts & Science Center 1995 (Bits and Pieces Solo Exhibit)." This…

Pedestal

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Marble pedestal goes with Sculpture (visual works) of an unidentified woman (H0000410). This statue and the pedestal may have been part of the original furnishings at Arlington.

Vase, bright blue with gold handles

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Features painted scene of two women with cherub. Vase has two handles. Painting is signed by Kaufmann.

Vase, light blue with gold handles and base

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Blue urn with a painting of women with angel on the front. Page 16 of the Winter 1982 EKU Alumnus magazine (21.1), indicates that two antique French urns were donated by Mrs. Mark Harrison Dorman of Roswell, Georgia, and Peyton R. Harrison of…

Coat rack, scroll feet

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Four scroll feet. Egg-shaped finial on top.

Magazine rack, painted with one drawer

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Painted floral scene on top and side. Tag inside reads: "Central Furniture Co., Grand Rapids, MI, No. K(?)829-200C. No. Nichols." Has a glass top.

Book trough, antique

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An antique book trough.

Girandole with "Elizabethan" couple

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One piece in a set of three. Made of cast bronze and mounted on a marble base. A nearly identical set appears in H. Parrott Bacot's study, Nineteenth Century Lighting. Bacot indicates that a similar girandole was manufactured by Dietz, Brother and…