Browse Items (698 total)

  • Item Type: Object

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Description: Wooden chest; Faded blue paint on side panels, and interior, two iron handles, lock, inside- 3 bottom partitions. Two removable drawers which slide into groove near top. 3 metal wheels. Multiple scratches throughout.
Date: 1705
Item type: chest

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Description: four small drawings near the top of the tankard. only an
Date: 1724
Item type: English silver tankard

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Description: Book of Common Prayer, of the Church of England, Published in 1763. Presented by Elizabeth H. Fisher. Bound in leather, embossed with gold. Encased in glass and metal box, book rests on embroidered red pillow.
Date: 1763
Item type: Book of Common Prayer

Description: Molding plane; beech wood by George Mutter, London, England.
Date: 1766-1811
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; Beech wood. by John Cox of Birmingham, England. F. Rawlings, owner.
Date: 1770-1801
Item type: molding plane

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Description: Large hollow metal ‘ball’ that was originally on the cupola of Carpenters’ Hall as part of the weather vane.

Large rusty thin metal 'ball' that was originally on the cupola of Carpenters' Hall, as part of the waether vane. Originally had 6 or more…
Date: 1770s
Item type: Ball from cupola weather vane

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Description: Spindle armchair with shaped arm rests terminating in knuckled hand grips. shield-shaped plank seat, vase turned and splayed legs with bobbin turned stretchers. 1 of 7.

Repaired by Robert Whitle, Laurel Rd., Solebury, Bucks County, PA 18963.…
Author: Joseph Henzey
Date: 1773
Item type: chair

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Description: A political cartoon showing a Custom House officer being tarred and feathered by a crowd at dockside while tea is dumped in harbor. Framed, wood. 9-3-85 - According to Dr. Doris Fanelli, this is a copy of an 18th C. print that was made in the late…
Date: 1775
Item type: tar + feather print

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Ogee by B. Dyson of York, England. The object exhibits some wear.
Date: 1777-1802
Item type: molding plane, ogee

Description: Signed by Levi Budd, and donated 2006 by a Budd descendant and Brearley & Carl Karsch.
Date: 1778
Item type: Continental currency - 2 pieces

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Description: silk banner carried by the Carpenters' Company in 1788. cream colored ground with the Arms of the Carpenters' Company. Hand-carved and gilt frame with eagle cresting.
Date: 1788
Item type: banner

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Early appearing, heavy chamfers by Manners of Glasgow, Scotland .10/8 size hollow cut.
Date: 1792-1822
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Blade missing. Plane manufactured by W. Vance, Baltimore, MD. Recut to coachmaker's hollow cut.
Date: 1799-1833
Item type: molding plane

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Description: Engraved by Jacob J. Plocher, after Thomas Birch. Mahogany finished frame. Upper Ferry Bridge
Date: 1812
Item type: engraving; Upper Ferry Bridge.

Description: Molding plane; beech wood by Harry Brown, Birmingham, England .Replacement wedge badly broken. 1.5" round.
Date: 1812-43
Item type: molding plane

Description: Match plane; beech wood. Used for cutting wooden tongues. Arm wedge broken and toe torn. Handle cracked at base. By John M. Barkley, Baltimore, MD. Made in earlier part Barkley's career.
Date: 1816-24
Item type: match plane

Description: Molding plane, round cut; beech wood. Made by John M. Barkley, Baltimore, MD.
Date: 1816-24
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; Beech wood. by John M. Barkley of Baltimore, MD
Date: 1816-24
Item type: molding plane

Description: molding plane; Beech wood. by John M. Barkley, Baltimore, MD
Date: 1816-24
Item type: molding plane

Description: Beech wood. By John M. Barkley, Baltimore, MD. Molding plane, round.
Date: 1816-24
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane made of Beech wood. by John M. Barkley, Baltimore, MD. The wedge is cracked.
Date: 1816-24
Item type: molding plane

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Description: molding plane with many knicks and scratches. smudge of white paint visible on non-blade side. blade is very rusty. beech wood. boxed.by W. Parkes, Birmingham, England
Date: 1818-21
Item type: molding plane

Description: print of Dalkeith Church published by Rodwell & Martin, New Bond St. August 1819
Date: 1819
Item type: Dalkeith Church

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Description: Oil on canvas, portrait of Joseph Worrell (c. 1769-1840) and attributed to artist Jacob Eichholtz (1776-1842). Worrell was a house carpenter, or builder, who was elected President of the Carpenters' Company, Philadelphia in 1821. This portrait was…
Date: 1821 (probably circa)
Item type: portrait

Description: Beech wood. Made by Bewley, Leeds, England. Molding plane, recut ovolo, 0.5"
Date: 1826-1847
Item type: molding plane

Description: Fillister plane; Beechwood. Slitter missing, some chipping from body. Manufactured by H. Chapin, Union Factory. Nicely boxed.
Date: 1828-1860
Item type: filletster plane

Description: Beechwood. by H. Chapin, Union Factory. molding plane, 0.5" round No 917 5/8 logo: UNION FACTORY WARRANTED CHAPIN
Date: 1828-1860
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Made by Emmanuel W. Carpenter, Lancaster, PA. His wife, Sarah, continued to operate his shop after his death.
Date: 1828-59
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Blade missing. Made by H. Chapin, Catalog #139. Plane sports a dado cut.
Date: 1828-60
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Boxed by H. Chapin, Union Factory. 1/16" center bead.
Date: 1828-60
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; tongue plane; Beech wood. Made by H. Chapin.
Date: 1828-60
Item type: tongue plane

Description: Beech wood Molding Plane by H. Chapin, Union Factory Catalog #219. Wedge broken at body. Quarter round cut, 7/8" wide.
Date: 1828-60
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Made by H. Chapin, catalog #217 0.375' complex cut
Date: 1828-60
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane made of Beech wood. Manufactured by H. Chapin Catalog # 213
Date: 1828-60
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane made of beech wood, fine lignum vitae boxing by Israel White, Phila. B.S. Hutchinson & F. Price, owners.
Date: 1831-1845
Item type: molding plane

Description: Bead plane, 7/8" cut ; Beech wood made by Israel White, Phila.

Around 1831-39, but his widow, Charlotte, continued the business until 1845. Plane rotted at heel.

J. Binder, owner.
Date: 1831-1845
Item type: bead plane

Description: Molding plane; Beechwood. Body altered. by J.T. Jones, Philadelphia. Body altered to hollow compass cut.
Date: 1831-1846
Item type: molding plane

Description: Handled Ogee/Molding Plane. Fine Lignum vitae double boxing by J.T. Jones, Philadelphia. D. Wallace, owner. The plane has a blade missing.
Date: 1831-46
Item type: molding plane, ogee plane

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Description: silk banner carried by the Carpenters' Company in 1832. cream colored ground with the Arms of the Carpenters' Company. Hand-carved and gilt frame with eagle cresting. carried in parade to commemorate Washington's 100th birthday
Date: 1832
Item type: banner

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Description: Israel White's Patent of Plane designed by I.W. Drawn by J. Akin, Lithographer, No. 18 Prune St., Philadelphia, Nov. 12, 1833. Contains a list of signatures of 107 sponsors asserting the advantages of White's invention. (Black frame, removed for…
Date: 1833
Item type: White's patent

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Description: One of a pair of portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Zachariah Howell, by Robert Street, Philadelphia, 1834. Both half length, seated, painted to face one another. Mr. Howell holds architectural drawings in his hands. See CCCCP-044.
Date: 1834
Item type: portrait

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Description: One of a pair of portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Zachariah Howell, by Robert Street, Philadelphia, 1834. Both half length, seated, painted to face one another. Elizabeth is depicted with a lace cap and fichu with orange-colored stone pendant fastening.…
Author: Robert Street
Date: 1834
Item type: portrait

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. By R. Hoey, New York. P. Lester, owner. 1/2" round cut
Date: 1834-37
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; Beechwood. Made by Copeland and Co. One inch chip missing from Boxing.
Date: 1835-1866
Item type: molding plane

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Description: Engraving of St. Paul's Cathedral after Christoper Wren's original intention. Presented to George, Prince of Walse [III] by "Sam. Wale Jr. Gwyn" [?] Published London, 1837, by John Weale Architectural Library, 59 High Holborn I. Gwyn Architecturam…
Date: 1837
Item type: framed engraving of St. Paul's Cathedral

Description: Molding Plane by J & W Webb, Pittsfield, MA. This is a 5/8" bead cut.
Date: 1837-1849
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Nicely boxed. by William Goldsmith, Phila.
Date: 1837-1868
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane; beech wood. Nicely boxed by D. Colton, Phila.
Date: 1837-1880
Item type: molding plane

Description: molding plane; Beech wood. by D. Colton, Philadelphia M.A. Boyle, owner
Date: 1837-80
Item type: molding plane

Description: Molding plane made of Beech wood by D. Colton, Phila.
Date: 1837-80
Item type: molding plane
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