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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Description
"Poetical Works" by Longfellow given to Moore from his wife 1862. Brown with gold design on front
Condition Information
good
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Artifact Number
3288
Length
6.5
Width
3.75
Units
inches
Notes
'should probably be rephotograqhed- not clear'
Item History
possibly Duncombe family
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
unidentified
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
unidentified
Description Level
Item
Description
loop-shaped metal clasp of some kind. Has a hinged mechanism to close. Heavily engraved
Material
metal
Condition Information
good
Category
Unclassifiable Artifacts
Accession Number
995.2.498
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
2
Width
1
Units
inches
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Accession Number
995.2.169 a
Notes
Changed from 995.2.126
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
bracelet
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
bracelet
Description Level
Item
Description
a coin charm bracelet in two pieces; each coin has been ground down on one side and engraved with a name or initials.
Material
metal
Condition Information
good
Sub-category
Personal Symbol
Accession Number
995.2.497
Artifact Number
5297 and 5500
Storage Range
R29 S2 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
tarnished- needs to be cleaned
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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
cane
Material
Glass
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
cane
Description Level
Item
Description
clear glass cane, straight with hooked top.
Material
Glass
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Personal Gear
Accession Number
995.2.283
Artifact Number
5763
Storage Range
R17 S2 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Attached tag reads: "Glass cane."
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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
Pair
Description
pair of brooches, scrollwork metal, shaped like belt buckles, one with two prongs, other with one.
Material
metal
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Adornment
Accession Number
995.2.219 a,b
Artifact Number
3845 a,b
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
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wooden washer

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
washer
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
washer
Description Level
Item
Description
wooden washer - black wooden disc with hole in centre
Material
Wood
Category
Tools & Equipment for Materials
Sub-category
Woodworking Tools & Equipment
Accession Number
995.2.325
Artifact Number
3850
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
knob
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
knob
Description Level
Item
Description
wodden knob off a drawer or cupboard
Material
Wood
Category
Unclassifiable Artifacts
Sub-category
Artifact Remnant
Accession Number
995.2.230
Artifact Number
3851
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Changed from 995.2.326
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cup and saucer

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Description Level
Group
Number of Artifacts
Nine
Description
Nine cups and saucers in the Royal Crown Derby pattern. The pattern is navy and orange with gold trim.
Accession Number
995.5.2.177 a-o
Notes
Items were previously numbered 995.2.130-138

tooth extractor

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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

candlesnuffer

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
candle snuffer
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
candle snuffer
Description Level
Item
Description
rusted candle snuffer and wick cutter
Material
metal
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Lighting Device
Accession Number
960.909.2
Artifact Number
248
File Number
909
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
fan
Material
paper, wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
fan
Description Level
Item
Description
fine white paper fan painted with silver landscape images, and fine wooden slats
Material
paper, wood
Category
Personal Artifacts
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.201
Artifact Number
637
Storage Range
R17 S4 Sh4
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Storage Location
Dining room
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Description Level
Group
Number of Artifacts
Eight
Description
Eight luncheon plates in the Royal Crown Derby pattern. Navy and orange designs with gold trim.
Accession Number
995.2.178 a-i
Storage Location
Dining room
Notes
Items were previously numbered 995.2.178 a-h
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apothecary scale

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
scale
Material
Brass
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
scale
Description Level
Item
Description
small black brass scale, no stand or weights.
Material
Brass
Category
Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Sub-category
Weights & Measures Tools & Equipment
Accession Number
960.909.44
Artifact Number
6994
File Number
909
Storage Range
R26 S3 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Images
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
Set
Description
small wooden box with sliding lid, containing chess pieces (#'s 960.909.25-26)
Material
Wood
Condition Information
Good
Category
Recreational Artifacts
Sub-category
Game
Accession Number
960.909.24
Artifact Number
7023
File Number
909
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
2 1/2
Width
3 1/2
Height
1 3/4
Units
inches
Notes
Attached tag reads: "E. E. Duncombe 1850."
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Chess pieces

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
chess
Material
ivory
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
chess
Description Level
Set
Description
Sixteen peach coloured ivory carved chess pieces; inside box #909.960.24.
Material
ivory
Category
Recreational Artifacts
Sub-category
Game
Accession Number
960.909.25 a-o
Artifact Number
7024
File Number
909
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Images

Chess pieces

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
chess
Material
ivory
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
chess
Description Level
Set
Description
sixteen carved ivory chess pieces, inside box #960.909.24.
Material
ivory
Category
Recreational Artifacts
Sub-category
Game
Accession Number
960.909.26 a-o
Artifact Number
7025
File Number
909
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
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Belt buckles

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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
Brass buckle in two pieces, forms a square when connected; floral pattern in red and turquoise.
Material
Brass
Condition Information
Good
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing - Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.218 a,b
Artifact Number
7026 a,b
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh3
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Changed from 995.2.302ab
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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
Brass buckle in two pieces, with gold and turquoise design; centre of each is a blue and red floral picture.
Material
Brass
Category
Personal Artifact
Sub-category
Clothing-Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.217 a,b
Artifact Number
7027 a,b
Storage Range
R29 S1 Sh3
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Changed from 995.2.301ab
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