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tooth extractor

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum9075
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
tooth extractor
Material
metal, wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
tooth extractor
Description Level
Item
Description
wood-handled metal tooth extractor with hinged hook at end
Material
metal, wood
Condition Information
excellent
Category
Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Sub-category
Medical & Psychological T & E
Accession Number
960.909.45
Artifact Number
7
File Number
909
Storage Range
R26 S3 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
purse
Material
metal, beads, fabric
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
purse
Description Level
Item
Description
black velvet purse, intricately beaded, with expanding metal closure.
Material
metal, beads, fabric
Condition Information
one bead missing, part of bag is coming away from metal accordian portion
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Personal Gear
Accession Number
995.2. 195
Artifact Number
8
Storage Range
R24 S3 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Was 995.2.195
Item History
belonged to Mary E. Duncombe Moore
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
box
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
box
Description Level
Item
Description
small, flat wooden box with curved sides and hinged lid; possibly for holding calling cards.
Material
Wood
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Household Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.284
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Width
4
Height
3/4
Depth
2 1/8
Units
in
Notes
Attached tag reads: "Duncombe estate."

tire gauge and case

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16488
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
tire guage
Material
steel, leather
Manufacturer
Schraeder's and Son Inc
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
tire guage
Description Level
Item
Description
Balloon tire gauge, 10 lbs to 42 inscribed on end. Black leather case. Brass snap closure, snap has company information engraved on it.
Material
steel, leather
Condition Information
leather case showing wear
Category
Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Sub-category
Land Transportation-Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.220 a,b
Artifact Number
3840 a,b
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
3
Units
in
Manufacturer
Schraeder's and Son Inc
Manufacturer City
Brooklyn
Manufacturer Province
New York
Manufacturer Country
United States
Notes
Changed from 995.2.298
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
buckle
Material
Brass
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
buckle
Description Level
Pair
Description
belt buckle in two pieces, each has brass scroll work and a face in the middle.
Material
Brass
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing-Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.214 a-b
Artifact Number
3841 a,b
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh3
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Width
2
Height
2.5
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.315
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
basket
Material
grass
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
basket
Description Level
Item
Description
oval basket with lid, lid has cut work design
Material
grass
Category
Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Sub-category
Container
Accession Number
995.2.187 a,b
Artifact Number
7029 ab
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
7
Height
3.5
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.333
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
clip
Material
plastic
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
clip
Description Level
Item
Description
brown plastic two-prong hair clip with semi-circular top lined with rinestones
Material
plastic
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Adornment
Accession Number
995.2.216
Artifact Number
7033
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
4
Width
2
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.300
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
hat pin
Material
metal, ceramic
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
hat pin
Description Level
Item
Description
short hat pin with large gold coloured ceramic decorative ball on end with black markings painted on
Material
metal, ceramic
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing-Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.203b
Artifact Number
7031
Storage Range
R29 S2 S2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Width
6.25
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.309
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
hat pin
Material
metal, glass
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
hat pin
Description Level
Item
Description
long hat pin with large, flat circular topper; pink and white glass encased in gold metal, 1.5" diameter
Material
metal, glass
Condition Information
glass end is cracked across centre
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.204
Storage Range
R29 S2 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
10
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.299a

drawer handle

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16506
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Brass
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Description Level
Item
Description
brass coloured drawer handle with double screw attachment
Material
Brass
Category
Unclassifiable Artifacts
Sub-category
Artifact Remnant
Accession Number
995.2.215
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
2.5
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.317
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
brooch
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
brooch
Description Level
Item
Description
ornate floral design, belt buckle shape with one prong, pin has fallen off
Material
metal
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Adornment
Accession Number
995.2.223
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
2
Width
1.5
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.319
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
gliders
Material
wood, metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
gliders
Description Level
Set
Description
4 round black wooden tacks used on bottom of furniture legs.
Material
wood, metal
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Furniture
Accession Number
995.2.227 a-d
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Thickness
3/8
Diameter
.75
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.324a-d
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
furniture gliders
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
furniture gliders
Description Level
Set
Description
three large metal tacks, used on the bottom of furniture legs, surfaces are scratched.
Material
metal
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Furniture
Accession Number
995.2.228 a-c
Artifact Number
3842 a-c
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Diameter
3/4
Units
in
Notes
Changed from 995.2.316
Images

needlepoint item

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16513
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
needlepoint
Material
fabric, thread
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
needlepoint
Description Level
Item
Description
Needlepoint done on perforated paper, with a pouch, lined with silk. Rose design with initials 'M ?' in blue thread. Ribbon bow at top. Stitched on inside of pocket with blue thread, possible date of 'Oct. 18, 1863', included name '"Moore?"
Material
fabric, thread
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Personal Gear
Accession Number
995.2._
Artifact Number
3824
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
7
Width
4
Units
in
Notes
Was 995.2.290
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
coin
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
coin
Description Level
Item
Description
a charm coin, ground down on one side and engraved with Lassie Moore's name
Material
metal
Sub-category
Personal Symbol
Accession Number
995.2.591
Storage Range
R29 S2 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Diameter
5/8
Units
in
Item History
Lassie Moore was the aunt of the donor
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
pin cushion
Material
fabric, beads
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
pin cushion
Description Level
Item
Description
Pin cushion designed in shape of a purse with pink beaded handle. Clear and grey beads sewn on to red fabric backing. Most of the red fabric has worn off. Beaded fringe on over flap. Llined with pink cotton; name Ida is written inside, (Ida Moore)
Material
fabric, beads
Category
Tools & Equipment for Materials
Sub-category
Textileworking Tools & Equipment
Accession Number
995.2._
Artifact Number
3823
Storage Range
R24 S3 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Width
4.5
Height
3
Units
in
Notes
Was 995.2.287

jewellry box

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16519
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
box
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
box
Description Level
Item
Description
Wooden box with hinged lid is heavily decorated with glued on floral trim. Inscription on back of box reads 'Susie A Duncombe, St. Thomas C W. 1854'. 'Clara R.D.Moore, from Mother May 18__' (worn off). Box is lined with paper in a fine red dot pattern.
Material
Wood
Condition Information
Some of attached trim has broken off.
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Household Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.286
Artifact Number
3837
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh1
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
8
Width
6
Height
3
Units
in
Notes
Attached tag reads: "Wooden box. Duncombe. Ida Moore."
Item History
Susie A Duncombe was a daughter of E.E Duncombe; Susie died young, and her sister, Mary Duncombe Moore was Clara Moore's mother.

wood fragment

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16522
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Description Level
Item
Description
piece of wood, with small nail
Material
Wood
Category
Unclassifiable Artifacts
Sub-category
Artifact Remnant
Accession Number
995.2.327
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
2.75
Width
5/8
Thickness
1/4
Units
in
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
collar stud
Material
various
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
collar stud
Description Level
Group
Description
13 various colours of collar studs strung onto white yarn
Material
various
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
995.2._
Artifact Number
7030
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Was 995.2.332

apothecary scales

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16528
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
scales
Material
brass, wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
scales
Description Level
Set
Description
Hinged wooden box contains apothecary scales and round cardboard box with 5 weights. Box is lined with beige felt.
Material
brass, wood
Category
Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Sub-category
Weights & Measures Tools & Equipment
Accession Number
995.2._
Artifact Number
7037 a-g
Storage Range
R26 S3 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Was 995.2.205

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