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Repository
Elgin County Museum
Repository
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

candlesnuffer

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum9313
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
candle snuffer
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
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
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
matchbox
Material
Cardboard
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
matchbox
Description Level
Item
Description
small cardboard matchbox with decorative paper caovering and picture of a woman on front; small block of matches inside.
Material
Cardboard
Condition Information
Good
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Temperature Control Device
Artifact Number
7039 a-c
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
3 1/4
Width
1 3/4
Height
1/2
Units
inches
Images

Candle holder

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum10685
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
candle holder
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
candle holder
Description Level
Item
Description
gray metal candle holder with round base and finger loop.
Material
metal
Condition Information
Good
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Lighting Device
Accession Number
x960.909.3
Artifact Number
4602
File Number
909
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh6
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Notes
Attached tag reads: "Donor: Mrs. J.B. Wilkinson- Milwaukee (Duncombe Estate). Old flat base metal candle stand."
Images

Candle Snuffer

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum12075
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
candle snuffer
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
candle snuffer
Description Level
Collection
Description
ornate silver metal candle snuffer and wick cutter, with floral patterns, sits on 3 feet.
Material
metal
Condition Information
good
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Lighting Device
Accession Number
995.2.797
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh2
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
6.5
Units
inches
Notes
Changed from 995.2.225
Images
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
Payer Book
Material
Paper and Leather
Manufacturer
Collins and Sons
Storage Location
ECPM
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
Payer Book
Description
a- Black leather book, church of England, given to Mrs. Moore 1883, Author Collins and Sons. b- Black silk book mark with flower design and prayer stitched on
Material
Paper and Leather
Category
Communication
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Artifact Number
3287ab
Storage Location
ECPM
Manufacturer
Collins and Sons
Item History
Possibly Duncombe related
Images
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
Bible
Material
Paper
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
Bible
Description
Bible, to Lassie Moore given by mother 1886,
Material
Paper
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Artifact Number
3289
Length
10
Height
14.5
Units
cm
Item History
Part of the Duncombe Collection
Images
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
Court House
Material
Paper
Storage Location
ECPM
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
Court House
Description Level
Item
Description
Program for Municipal and Judicial Officers Banquet and re-opening of the Court House.
Material
Paper
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Subject of Image
Elgin County Courthouse
Accession Number
995.2.356
Artifact Number
5503
Storage Range
basement
Storage Location
ECPM
Notes
Changed from 995.2.8
Images
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
history
Material
Paper
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
history
Description
Book of the history of a 100 years of the Court House from 1800 to 1900
Material
Paper
Condition Information
Good
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Subject of Image
Elgin County Courthouse
Accession Number
995.2.462
Artifact Number
5504
Notes
Changed from 995.2.9
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
Talbot settlement
Material
Paper
Storage Location
ECPM
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
Talbot settlement
Description Level
Item
Description
Talbot settlement 100th anniversary booklet and banquet Menu.
Material
Paper
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Accession Number
995.2.462
Artifact Number
5505
Storage Range
basement
Storage Location
ECPM
Notes
Changed from 995.2.11
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Material
Paper
Storage Location
ECPM
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Description
London news coronation book
Material
Paper
Sub-category
Documentary Artifact
Accession Number
995.2.174
Artifact Number
5666
Storage Range
basement
Storage Location
ECPM
Length
15.5
Width
12
Units
inches
Notes
Changed from 995.2.147
Images
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
key
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
key
Description Level
Item
Description
small metal key
Material
metal
Condition Information
Good
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Household Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.225b
Artifact Number
3846
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
1.75
Units
inches
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
key
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Collection
Duncombe Estate
Artifact Type
key
Description Level
Item
Description
small metal key, possibly for a drawer or small chest
Material
metal
Condition Information
Good
Category
Building Furnishings
Sub-category
Household Accessory
Accession Number
995.2.225a
Artifact Number
3847
Storage Range
R24 S4 Sh5
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Length
1
Units
meters
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
box
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
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."
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
gliders
Material
wood, metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
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
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
furniture gliders
Material
metal
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
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

jewellry box

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum16519
Repository
Elgin County Museum
Artifact Type
box
Material
Wood
Storage Location
Collections Storage
Repository
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.

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