1770s British Coin

Location:
1 Ethan Allen Homestead Ste 2,Vermont,Burlington,05408
Identifier:
E101-00006
Institution:
Ethan Allen Homestead Museum

Ironclad Rams off Laird's Shipyard, Liverpool, England

Date:
April 30, 1864
Publisher/Studio:
Frank Leslie's Illustrated News
Description (physical):

Woodblock engraving.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0102
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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MacDonough Desk

Made in Britain, this walnut desk belonged to Commodore Thomas MacDonough. His name is engraved on a brass plate on the lid.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0045
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy

The British Soldier's Firearm, 1850-1864

Date:
1994
Creator:
Roads, C. H.
Publisher/Studio:
Livonia, NY: R & R Books
Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

British Military Longarms, 1715-1865

Date:
1996
Creator:
Bailey, D. W.
Publisher/Studio:
New York, NY: Arms and Armour Press
Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Queen Jane Seymour, Wife Of King Henry Viii

Date:
1751
Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken (1698-1780)
Publisher/Studio:
London: Knapton

This portrait of Queen Jane Seymour (1508-1537), the third wife of Henry VIII, is accompanied by a biographical treatise. She died shortly after the birth of her first child. It is from the series "Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain" by Thomas Birch.

Description (physical):

H: 18 5/16", W: 11 3/8"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0057
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

Queen Elizabeth, Wife Of King Henry Vii

Date:
1751
Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken (1698-1780)
Publisher/Studio:
London: Knapton

This portrait of Elizabeth of York (1466-1503), wife of King Henry VII and mother of King Henry VIII, is accompanied by a biographical treatise. Elizabeth of York is the only English queen to have been a daughter, mother, sister, niece and wife of English monarchs during her lifetime. The engraving is from the series "Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain" by Thomas Birch.

Description (physical):

H: 18 11/16", W: 11 7/8"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0056
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

Queen Catharine Howard

Date:
1751
Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken (1698-1780)
Publisher/Studio:
London: Knapton

This portrait of Queen Catherine Howard (1525-1542), fifth wife of King James I, is accompanied by a biographical treatise. Catherine was beheaded less than two years after marrying the king on charges of treason (i.e. adultery). The engraving is from the series "Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain" by Thomas Birch.

Description (physical):

H: 18 1/8", W: 11 1/4"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0055
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

Anne Of Denmark

Date:
1751
Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken (1698-1780)
Publisher/Studio:
London: Knapton

This portrait of Anne of Demark (1574-1619), wife of King James I, is accompanied by a biographical treatise. The engraving is from the series "Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain" by Thomas Birch.

Description (physical):

H: 18 1/8", W: 11"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0054
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

Henry, Prince Of Wales

Date:
1751
Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken (1698-1780)
Publisher/Studio:
London: Knapton

This portrait of Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales (1594-1612), is accompanied by a biographical treatise. Henry was the son of King James I, but predeceased his father. The engraving is from the series "Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain" by Thomas Birch.

Description (physical):

H: 19 3/8", W: 11 1/4"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0053
Institution:
American Heritage Archives