Abandoned Cultural Property


May 8, 2017

In accordance with the S.C. Abandoned Cultural Property Act & unable to contact the original lenders, Historic Columbia Foundation herewith claims title to the following objects:

White porcelain toilette set w/pink floral pattern, (6) pieces: large pitcher (H11.75”, D9”); small pitcher (H8.5”, D4.5”); basin (H4.75”, D51”); soap dish (H2.5”, D17”); slop jar (H10.25”, D33”); shaving mug (H4.5”12.5, D”). Wrought iron fire fender w/ (4) bracket feet (H4”, L12”). D-shaped wood hall table w/tapered legs & glass top (H29.5”, W31.75”). Mahogany & pine wardrobe w/red wash in 9 pieces. Rosewood bed & headboard w/spool posts (H83.5”, W56.5”). Rope bed & headboard w/spool carving (H41”, W54”). Carom board game (L28.5”, W28.5”).

All of the items listed herein were deposited by unknown donors over 10 years ago. If proof of claim is not presented in writing by the lender, their heirs, or assignees to the Foundation, & if the owner’s right to receive the property is not established to the Foundation’s satisfaction within 120 days from the date of this notice, the property is considered abandoned & becomes the property of Historic Columbia. Contact Fielding Freed, Historic Columbia, 1601 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, 803-252-1770 ext. 34.