A Guide to the Artifacts of Colonial America

Back in print, this is the most accurate and useful reference for identifying Anglo-American colonial artifacts.

A Guide to the Artifacts of Colonial America

Ivor Noël Hume

2001 | 352 pages | Paper $29.95
Archaeology | American History | Arts and Crafts
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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Preface
Acknowledgments
Signposts to the Past

An Alphabetical Guide to the Artifacts
Armor
Bayonets
Beads
Bellarmines
Bells
Bottles, Glass Liquor
Bottles, Glass Pharmaceutical
Bottles, Pottery
Bricks and Brickwork
Buckles
Buttons and Sleeve Buttons
Candlesticks and Lighting Accessories
Geramics, American
Ceramics, British
Ceramics, European
Chamber Pots, Bedpans, and Closestool Pans
Clocks and Clockcases
Coins, Tokens, and Jettons
Combs
Cooking Vessels of Iron and Copper Alloys
Cutlery and Spoons
Drinking Glasses and Decanters
Drug Pots, Jars, and Pill Tiles
Firearms and Gunflints
Flowerpots and Bell Glasses
Furniture Hardware
Glass, Window
Hinges
Horseshoes and Horse Furniture
Locks and Padlocks
Nails
Pins, Needles, and Thimbles
Porcelain, Chinese
Rings, Finger
Scissors
Seals, Lead
Silver, Marks on English and American
Spades and Hoes
Stoneware, Rhenish
Tiles, Delft and Other Wares
Tiles, Roofing
Tobacco Pipes and Smoking Equipment
Toys
Wig Curlers

Index