Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Makra, c.1960

A bronze state of Makra, possessing features of differents animals. This represents the reconciliation of opposites. Inscription on the bottom inludes, "E.B.Miller" and "N.S.D.T." This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_19

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Makra, c.1960

A bronze statue of Makra, possessing features of different animals, representing the reconciliation of opposites. There is an inscription around the base that reads "E.R. Miller" and the letters "N", "D", and "T". This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_18

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Tara, c.1960

A bronze statue of Tara, the Buddhist female embodiment of compassion. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_14

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Tara, c.1960

A bronze statue of Tara, the Buddhist female embodiment of compassion. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_13

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Woman with Child, c.1960

A bronze statue of a woman with a child. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_23

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Bronze Statue of Yaksha, c.1960

A bronze statue of Yaksha, the protectors often found at the entrances to temples. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_24

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Artwork/Photography, Miscellaneous

Buddha and Skull Bowl, c.1960

A wooden bowl decorated with brass Buddhas and skulls. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_47

Location: Shelf 31 Box 3

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Buttons and Canvas Bag

Four gold tone buttons with the navy emblem in a small canvas drawstring bag with "547138 Navy" printed in black ink.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00308

Location: Shelf 20 (housed with AC 00297-00307)

Subject: Buttons, Military

Format: Miscellaneous, Pins/Buttons

C.O.T.E. cards

Playing Cards with the C.O.T.E. logo and "Commission on the Environment at Dickinson College" printed in black on a white background.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00508

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with 00221, 00485, 00489, 00508-00510, 00516)

Subject: Playing Cards

Format: Miscellaneous

Calling Card Box, 1889

A silver rectangular box with a hinge top, meant to hold calling cards. On one side is a replica of a melted wax seal featuring the profile portrait of Teddy Roosevelt and the text "MAY-7-MCMIX" engraved towards the bottom. On the reverse side is the text at the top that reads "COMMITTEE" and below are a list of names engraved into the metal. This object belonged to Robert Bridges.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 2012.12_3

Location: Shelf 34

Subject: card case

Format: Miscellaneous

Cane

A brown wooden cane with a carved white ivory handle. On the handle the inscription reads "M. Mengel. Jan 13,  1883". The cane is said to have belonged to James Buchanan.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00249

Location: RR 01 (housed with AC 00248, 00412, 00598, and 00758)

Subject: Cane

Format: Miscellaneous

Ceremonial Bell, c.1960

A ceremonial bell, made of brass, used to awaken the deities. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_07

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Ceremonial Drum, c.1960

A ceremonial drum with a blue body and white straps. This artifact was brought back from Nepal by Drs. Edgar and Elizabeth Bucke Miller, Class of 1920 and 1923 respectively. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 1999.3_01

Location: Shelf 31 Box 1

Subject: Nepal

Format: Miscellaneous

Chess Pieces

Four wooden chess pieces - Two black pawns, one yellow bishop, and one smaller red knight - which purportedly belonged to Moncure Conway.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00230

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00181-AC 00187, etc.)

Subject: Games

Format: Miscellaneous

Christmas Decorations

Four trees from the holiday decorations of Karl Tinsley Waugh, and two choir members from Marie Ferré.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00287

Location: Shelf 24

Subject: Christmas Decorations

Format: Miscellaneous

Cigarette Collector's Card

A collector's card distributed by Murad Cigarette company as a part of the College Series still in its original plastic packaging. The front of the card features a colored drawing of a Dickinson male athlete along with a white pennant banner with "Dickinson" in red and the college's insignia in red and white and gold details. A border with "Murad" printed in red and gold goes around the drawing. On the back is a list of all the colleges featured in the College Series with a title of 'Murad Cigarettes, "The Metropolitan Standard", College Series 26-50 2nd Edition' printed in black. "S. Anargyros. A corporation factory No. 7. 3rd Dist. N. Y." is printed in black on the bottom.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00566

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with AC 00542-3, AC 00562-4)

Subject: collector card

Format: Miscellaneous

Class of 1978 Frisbee, 2003

A white plastic frisbee with a design logo of West College's cupola with "Dickinson College Alumni Weekend" in red and white. Below the logo is "Class of 1978 25th Reunion Weekend June 6-8, 2003" in red. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00542

Location: Shelf 17 (housed AC 00543)

Subject: Frisbee, Reunion, Alumni Weekend

Format: Miscellaneous

Class of 1982 Frisbee, 2007

A red and white nylon collapsible frisbee and pouch with the college compass rose insignia and text " '82 Rocks on Morgan Rocks 25th Reunion" printed in black in the center of the frisbee. This was distributed for the Class of 1982's 25th reunion.  

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00562

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with AC 00542-3, AC 00563-4, AC 00566)

Subject: Frisbee, Reunion

Format: Miscellaneous

Class of 1993 Frisbee, 1998

A red plastic frisbee with "Dickinson College Class of 1993" printed in black across the surface. This was distributed at the Class of 1993's 5th year reunion. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00582

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with AC00542-3, AC 00562-4, AC 00566)

Subject: Frisbee, Reunion, Alumni Weekend

Format: Miscellaneous

Class of 1998 Corkscrew, 1998

A corkscrew made of black plastic with a red plastic sheath printed with "Dickinson College Class of 1998 Senior Class Gift Drive" and Dickinson's 225th anniversary logo in black. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00563

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with 00542-3, 00562, 00564, 00566)

Subject: corkscrew

Format: Miscellaneous

Class of 2000 Mouse Pad

A grey rectangular foam and cloth mouse pad with the Dickinson College compass insignia in the center, printed in blue and white. "Class of 2000, Supporting the Dickinson Fund, www.dickinson,edu" is printed above and below the insignia in blue. 

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00543

Location: Shelf 17 (housed with 00542)

Subject: mouse pad

Format: Miscellaneous

Class of 2006 water bottle

Red and white plastic water bottle with lid, cap, and straw. Dickinson College compass logo and “Welcome Class of 2006 from the "Dickinson College Alumni Association” printed on the sides in red.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00333

Location: Shelf 26

Subject: water bottle, Orientation

Format: Miscellaneous

Coeducation Tote Bag, 2009

Tote bag distributed by Director of the Women’s center in celebration of 125th anniversary of women enrolled at the college.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00587

Location: Shelf 22 (housed with AC 00583)

Subject: Tote Bag, Anniversaries

Format: Miscellaneous

College Seal decal

Clear static cling decal printed with college seal in red and black

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00516

Location: Shelf 26 (housed with AC 00189 - AC 00193, etc.)

Subject: College Seal

Format: Miscellaneous

College Seal Keyring

Brass colored, metal key ring with metal charm that features the college seal on the front. Reverse features the facade of Old West.

Artifact/Collection Number: AC 00746

Location: Shelf 25 (housed with AC 00747-AC 00750)

Subject: West College (Old West), College Seal, Key Chain

Format: Miscellaneous

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