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Name Laird, Lydia
Othernames Lydia Brown Chichester Laird
Born July 4, 1895
Birthplace Montgomery Co., Maryland
Places of residence New Castle, DE
Father Washington Bowie Chichester, Jr
Mother Elizabeth Miller Hallowell
Spouse Philip Dandridge Laird (married June 3, 1916)
Children none

Associated Records

Image of 1975.017.079 - Plate

1975.017.079 - Plate

Porcelain plate with a celadon ground and overglaze enamel central image of a vase surrounded by colorful images of flowers, burds, and a fan. It is marked in blue on the base.

Image of 1975.017.343 i - Saucer

1975.017.343 i - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.343 j - Saucer

1975.017.343 j - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.343 k - Saucer

1975.017.343 k - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.343 l - Saucer

1975.017.343 l - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.343 m - Saucer

1975.017.343 m - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.050 b - Candlestick

1975.017.050 b - Candlestick

Sheffield plate candlestick with a round base and five bands of abstract floral decoration and patterns on the base and shaft. The shaft tapers slighlty toward the center.

Image of 1975.017.343 n - Saucer

1975.017.343 n - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.061 - Wine Glass

1975.017.061 - Wine Glass

Clear glass wine glass with an elongated, gently flaring bowl, short stem, and round foot.

Image of 1975.017.038 d - Glass, Dessert

1975.017.038 d - Glass, Dessert

Clear glass dessert service glass with a round foot and slender, trumpet-shaped body with a flared lip. The glass has been filled with a wax faux dessert.

Image of 1975.017.062 a - Wine Glass

1975.017.062 a - Wine Glass

Wine glass with a round, amber-colored bowl and clear stem and foot.

Image of 1975.017.343 o - Saucer

1975.017.343 o - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.343 d - Plate

1975.017.343 d - Plate

Earthenware plate with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.038 f - Glass, Dessert

1975.017.038 f - Glass, Dessert

Clear glass dessert service glass with a round foot and slender, trumpet-shaped body with a flared lip. The glass has been filled with a wax faux dessert.

Image of 1975.017.343 q - Saucer

1975.017.343 q - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.

Image of 1975.017.091 d - Glass, Cordial

1975.017.091 d - Glass, Cordial

Clear glass cordial glass with a conical-shaped body decorated with a band of small diamond cuts just below the rim and flattened panels around the base; round food and short stem with a bulge at the center.

Image of 1975.017.010 - Fireplace Tongs

1975.017.010 - Fireplace Tongs

Pair of cast iron fireplace tongs with a brass handle and ball finial.

Image of 1975.017.140 - Hooked Rug

1975.017.140 - Hooked Rug

Small rectangular area rug: Mint green background color with cream interior. The design consists of an outer band of pink and blue flowers and brown foliage, an inner oval of brown foliage, and a solid central oval of pink and blue flowers.

Image of 1975.017.162 - Fireback

1975.017.162 - Fireback

Black cast iron fireback with a tablet / tombstone shape with a raised border and foliate designs. It is marked with the date "1758".

Image of 1975.017.343 r - Saucer

1975.017.343 r - Saucer

Earthenware saucer with a brown glaze; part of a 24 piece set made by Wells Art.