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Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, bearing a geometric pattern derived of the swastika form.

possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.143

brass

rank 1.95299

descriptors

design elements

goldweights

motifs

Crucifixion

Artist Unknown, Italy

Wooden scultpure of the body of Jesus Christ as it would appear crucified on a cross.

17th century

1600-1699

2009/2.10

wood

rank 1.89129

descriptors

design elements

events

executions

motifs

people and culture

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.136/1986_2.136.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern with two spirals

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square, with a geometric pattern of 2 spirals in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.136

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.372/1997_1.372.JPG

Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight with geometric pattern consisting of a double "star" form.

20th century

20th century

1997/1.372

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.382/1997_1.382.JPG

Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a solid rectangle with a geometric pattern of lines and incisions along its four long sides and an incised "X" form on the two short sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.382

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.384/1997_1.384.JPG

Goldweight in shape of swastika

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, bearing a solid, undecorated swastika form.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.384

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.394/1997_1.394.JPG

Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with a geometric pattern on top.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.394

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.402/1997_1.402.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with a geometric pattern derived from a swastika form.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.402

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.410/1997_1.410.JPG

Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of four flat cubes with a geometrical pattern consiting of individual "stars", each attached to two other cubes at two of the corners.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.410

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.411/1997_1.411.JPG

Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base with a geometric pattern consisting of 3 half circles and 1 spiral in the center and rows of edged teeth on two sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.411

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangular base bearing three undecorated bars.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.422

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Goldweight with a geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangular base bearing a geometric pattern of four shorter bars, attached to a longer bar on top.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.427

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Goldweight in a geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight with a base in the shape of a pentagon, bearing two undecorated bars.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.440

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square with a geometric pattern with a spiral form in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.477

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.479/1997_1.479.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square, with a geometric pattern, consisting of variously sized triangles in the center and edged teeth along two edges.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.479

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.480/1997_1.480.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight with a square base bearing a geometric pattern of a solid, undecorated "X" form encased in a solid, undecorated square with two small protrusions in the middle of two of its sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.480

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.484/1997_1.484.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with a geometric pattern with an "N" or "Z" form in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.484

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.486/1997_1.486.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangular base, with a geometric pattern consisting of rectangular forms in the center and a single undulating line along the two long edges.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.486

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.487/1997_1.487.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Square goldweight or lid of a gold dust box, hollow in the back, with a geometric pattern with 2 spirals in the center and a row of edged teeth along 2 of the sides.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.487

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.490/1997_1.490.JPG

Goldweight in triangular shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a triangle, bearing undecorated lines along the edges of its shape and across the middle, with a small protrusion in the middle of the triangle's base.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.490

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.491/1997_1.491.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a rectangle, bearing a geometric pattern with a zigzag line along one side and edged teeth along the other.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.491

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.493/1997_1.493.JPG

Goldweight in geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a a solid, undecorated triangle with a differently-colored, filled-up hole in the middle and flat circles protruding from the three corners.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.493

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.496/1997_1.496.JPG

Goldweight in geometric shape

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a solid, undecorated square with a zigzag pattern along its edges and small, flat squares at the four corners.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.496

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.500/1997_1.500.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, bearing a geometric pattern with squares and triangles in the center and edged teeth along two edges.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.500

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.501/1997_1.501.JPG

Goldweight with two solid bars on top

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square base, with two solid, undecorated bars on top.

20th century

1900-1985

1997/1.501

brass

rank 1.85228

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.137/1986_2.137.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern with XX in center

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Goldweight in the shape of a square, with a geometric pattern with a double "X" form in the center and edged teeth along two sides.

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.137

brass

rank 1.81484

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

visual and tactile

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.144/1986_2.144.JPG

Goldweight with geometric pattern

Artist Unknown, African, Akan-Speaking Peoples, Ghana or Côte d'Ivoire

Rectangular goldweight with geometric pattern consisting of lines and "edged teeth".

Possibly 20th century

1900-1985

1986/2.144

brass

rank 1.81484

africa (continent)

descriptors

design elements

geographic and political locations

goldweights

motifs

visual and tactile

Full Record: x-1895.102/1895.102.JPG

A Montenegrin Chieftain

Théodore Valério

1819-1879

19th century

circa 1839-1879

1895.102

oil on canvas mounted on board

rank 1.74049

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

objects

weaponry

Full Record: x-1938.22/1938.22.JPG

Etretat, Needle

Maxime Maufra

1861-1918

19th century

1895

1938.22

opaque watercolor on buff paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

waterscapes

Full Record: x-1940.290/1940.290.JPG

Rocks

Frederic Wright

n.d.

1940.290

etching on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

waterscapes

Full Record: x-1949-sl-1.198/1949_1.198.JPG

Old Tree

Chen Hengke (Ch'en Heng-k'o)

1876-1923

20th century

circa 1920-1923

1949/1.198

ink and color on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

plants

the natural world

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.75/1954_1_75.JPG

Catalina (Ibiza - Balearic Islands, Spain)

Martin Baer

1894-1961

20th century

1936

1954/1.75

oil on board

rank 1.74049

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.350/1972_2.350.JPG

Landscape with Bamboo (fan painting), Spring

Zhang Feng (Chang Fêng)

act. 1642-1673

17th century

1662

1972/2.350

ink and gold on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

plants

the natural world

Full Record: x-1974-sl-2.26/1974_2.26.JPG

San Felice: Plate 2 from 'Illustrated Excursions in Italy,' Vol. II

Edward Lear

1812-1888

19th century

1847

1974/2.26

lithograph on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

europe

geography

inorganic material

locality

materials

materials by composition

Full Record: x-1976-sl-1.207/1976_1.207.JPG

Ritual Stones, from "Juniper Portfolio"

Minor White

1908-1976

20th century

1963; portfolio 1975

1976/1.207

gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.20/1978_2.20.JPG

Bamboo, Rock and Tree

Zhan Jingfeng (Chan Ching-feng)

active end of 16th century

16th century

1550-1559

1978/2.20

fan mounted as an album leaf, ink on gold paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

genres

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

Full Record: x-1983-sl-1.217/1983_1.217.JPG

The Potato One

Alan Shields

Born 1944

20th century

1974

1983/1.217

color screenprint and etching on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

visual and tactile

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.111/1985_1.111.JPG

Fishing at a Hudson Valley Stream

David Johnson

1827-1908

19th century

1884

1985/1.111

oil on canvas

rank 1.74049

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.130.1/2000_2.130.1.JPG

Indio, California, from "The Fault Zone"

Joe Deal

This is a black and white photograph depicting a rocky hillside in a barren landscape. There are craggy peaks in the background and some scrub type vegetation. The viewpoint is from above looking down.

(active 1947 - 2010)

20th century

1978

2000/2.130.1

gold-toned gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.130.9/2000_2.130.9.JPG

Hemet, California, from "The Fault Zone"

Joe Deal

This is a black and white photograph of an outdoor scene of a rocky hilltop. In the foreground are large boulders with vegetation growing among them. The hillside slopes down toward a distant valley iwith cultivated fields and straight roads. On the horizon is another set of rocky hillsides.

(active 1947 - 2010)

20th century

1979

2000/2.130.9

gold-toned gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.130.17/2000_2.130.17.JPG

Palm Springs, California, from "The Fault Zone"

Joe Deal

This is a black and white photograph of a rocky hillside filled with boulders and brush vegetation. In the distance there is more rocky terrain. In the middle area there is paved terrace and to the right a section of the hill has been cut away.

(active 1947 - 2010)

20th century

1979

2000/2.130.17

gold-toned gelatin silver print on paper

rank 1.74049

descriptors

geography

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

the natural world

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.168/2000_2.168.JPG-2

Two Lions

Max Beckmann

1884-1950

20th century

1884-1950

2000/2.168

black crayon on wove paper

rank 1.74049

animals

descriptors

mammals

materials

materials by function

sketches

the natural world

Full Record: x-2012-sl-2.14.16/2012_2_14_16.JPG

Green Frog (Rana clamitans), from "Woodland Portraits"

Jeannette Klute

Small green frog, in-focus, in a mostly out of focus compostition. The right of the image has bright green grass extending from the foreground to the background, which otherwise is dark and yields no other plants.

(1917 - 2009)

circa 1950

2012/2.14.16

vintage dye transfer print on paper

rank 1.74049

amphibians

animals and creatures

descriptors

materials

materials by origin

plant material

Full Record: x-1930.14/1930.14.JPG

Portrait of Francis Russel, the 2nd Earl of Bedford

Jacobus Houbraken

1698-1780

18th century

1740

1930.14

engraving on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

design elements

figure- and animal-derived motifs

motifs

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.87/1969_1.87.JPG

Campbell's Soup I, Chicken Noodle

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.87

screenprint on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.88/1969_1.88.JPG

Campbell's Soup I, Beef

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.88

screenprint on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.90/1969_1.90.JPG

Campbell's Soup I, Tomato

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.90

screenprint on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.91/1969_1.91.JPG

Campbell's Soup I, Mushroom

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.91

screenprint on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.93/1969_1.93.JPG

Campbell's Soup I, Onion

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.93

screenprint on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.94/1969_1.94.JPG

Campbell's Soup I, Consommé

Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

20th century

1968

1969/1.94

screenprint on paper

rank 1.73920

descriptors

materials

materials by function

modern and contemporary art

objects