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 Collection: Star of the Republic Museum Objects
[Tree Figurine]

[Tree Figurine]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Wood carving of a tree with several leaves which is part of a collection of 23 figures including: 4 men, 2 dogs, 1 tree, 2 cows, 2 reindeer and 12 sheep; all except 1 have wooden stands or bases; hat brims are cardboard
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Stoneware jug

Stoneware jug

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Bristol-glazed jug with strap handle attached to shoulder.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[A View of Heavens of Familiar Lessons on Astronomy]

[A View of Heavens of Familiar Lessons on Astronomy]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Front cover of a book with the handwritten note: "Geo. H. Chapman, Jr., July 24th 1829."
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Spanish real

Spanish real

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Real piece Carlos and Johana late series "KAROLVS ET IOHANA RE"; obverse: "HISPANARVM ET INDIARVM"; "PLVS" "4", replica.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Sheep Figurine]

[Sheep Figurine]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Wood carving of a white sheep which is part of a collection of 23 figures including: 4 men, 2 dogs, 1 tree, 2 cows, 2 reindeer and 12 sheep; all except 1 have wooden stands or bases; hat brims are cardboard
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Drainboard

Drainboard

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Primitive hand-made cottage cheese drainboard; carved from a single tree trunk with 4 attached legs; each leg is different, probably representing repairs at different times--including one bolted on with metal; collected near Longpoint, TX
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Snuff box

Snuff box

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Oval snuff box with hinged lid and original japanned (varnished) finish.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Platter

Platter

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Blue shell-edge pearlware platter.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Tongs

Tongs

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Hand-forged v-tongs for holding round or square objects.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Red Front Cafe, Lyons, Texas

Red Front Cafe, Lyons, Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: "Red Front Cafe, Lyons, Texas"; framed in barnwood; "P. Johnson" and title handwritten on bottom
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
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