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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support
Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.78/1964_2.78.JPG

Seto Ware Shallow Dish with Painted Design of Flying Crane

Artist Unknown, Japan

Late 18th century

late 18th century

1964/2.78

stoneware with blue and iron underglaze painting

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.84/1964_2.84.JPG

Standing Priest

Artist Unknown, Japan

13th century

13th century

1964/2.84

wood with trace of polychrome decoration

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1965-sl-2.65/1965_2.65.JPG

Blue-and-white plate with floral motif painting, Imari ware

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th century

17th century

1965/2.65

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1966-sl-1.94/1966_1.94.JPG

Blue-and-white plate with painting of figures in a landscape

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th century

circa 1685

1966/1.94

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1969-sl-1.106/1969_1.106.JPG

Bodhisattva Padmapani (Avalokiteshvara; Japanese, Kannon), from Kôfukuji

Artist Unknown, Japan

The figure is standing on a lotus-shaped pedestal; the hair is tied as a knot on top of the head; a crown is also on the top. The face has two elongated ears, round eyeblows, eyes looking downward; the lips are shut; sloping sholders are wrapped with thin robe, which hung toward the knees. Right hand, showing a palm, is raised to the chest while the left hand is by the lower abdomen, as if holding something. The three wrinkles can be seen on the neck. All are made of wood.

12th century

12th century

1969/1.106

wood with trace of color

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.12/1969_2.12.JPG

Buddha, standing (extremely worn)

Artist Unknown, Japan

9th century?

9th century - 10th century

1969/2.12

wood with traces of gesso and polychrome

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.85/1972_2.85.JPG

Raku Style Red Tea Bowl with 'Raku' Seal

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1972/2.85

earthenware with rose-colored glaze

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.88/1972_2.88.JPG

Seto ware (?) Metal-rimmed Jar

Artist Unknown, Japan

16th century

circa 1550

1972/2.88

stoneware with metal rim

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1973-sl-2.38/1973_2.38.JPG

Head of a Buddha, probably a 'kebutsu' (Buddha in a transformation body) from the crown of an Eleven-headed Avalokitesvara

Artist Unknown, Japan

13th century

13th century

1973/2.38

gilt wood

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.10/1982_2.10.JPG

Sword scabbard ornament (menuki) with oak leaf design (pair with 1982/2.11)

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.10

copper-gold alloy (shakudô) with gold inlay

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.11/1982_2.11.JPG

Sword scabbard ornament (menuki) with oak leaf design (pair with 1982/2.10)

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.11

copper-gold alloy (shakudô) with gold inlay

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.12/1982_2.12.JPG

Sword Scabbard Ornament (Menuki)

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.12

iron with gold inlay

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.13/1982_2.13.JPG

Sword Scabbard Ornament (Menuki)

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.13

iron with gold inlay

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.14/1982_2.14.JPG

Sword scabbard ornament (menuki) in the shape of a lobster, pair with 1982/2.15

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.14

iron with gold inlay

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.15/1982_2.15.JPG

Sword scabbard ornament (menuki) in the shape of a lobster, pair with 1982/2.14

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.15

iron with gold inlay

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.18/1982_2.18.JPG

Menuki (sword scabbard ornament): dragon (attached to 1973/2.87)

Artist Unknown, Japan

Golden lion with gently curving tail and arched back. Each foot is capped with three intimidating claw-like nails. The lion is oriented as if stalking from left to right, but the head turns back inward towards the center, with a downward flowing mane.

19th Century

19th century

1982/2.18

gold

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.21/1982_2.21.JPG

Short Samurai Sword

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.21

steel blade with red lacquer scabbard and sharkskin handle

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.8/1982_2.8.JPG

Sword scabbard ornament (menuki): two boys and a peach (pair w/ 1982/2.9)

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.8

bronze

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1982-sl-2.9/1982_2.9.JPG

Sword scabbard ornament (menuki): two boys and a peach (pair w/ 1982/2.8)

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1982/2.9

bronze

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.304/1987_1.304.JPG

Arita ware shallow dish with landscape scene of fishing boats by a willow tree

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

19th century

1987/1.304

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1991-sl-1.71/1991_1.71.JPG

Shômen Kongô

Artist Unknown, Japan

A scowling figure standing atop a pedestal. He has four arms, two of which are clasped together, and the other two of which are holding an orb and a stick. On the pedestal are two small human figures and two birds. Above the figure are two circles. On the right and left side of the image are lines of writing.

20th century

circa 1950

1991/1.71

rubbing: ink on paper

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1991-sl-1.72/1991_1.72.JPG

Rubbing of Folk Carving: Fudô Myôo, Seated with a Lasso and Sword

Artist Unknown, Japan

20th century

circa 1950

1991/1.72

rubbing: ink on paper

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1991-sl-1.77/1991_1.77.JPG

Rubbing of Folk Carving: Jizô Bosatsu

Artist Unknown, Japan

20th century

circa 1950

1991/1.77

rubbing: ink on paper

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.549/1954_1.549.JPG

Natsume (tea container) with autumn flowers and insects

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th–18th century?

17th century - 18th century

1954/1.549

gold on lacquered wood

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.565/1954_1.565.JPG

Woven bamboo tray

Artist Unknown, Japan

20th century?

1900-1950?

1954/1.565

bamboo, lacquered

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.158/1955_1.158.JPG

Part of a set of cosmetic boxes: Rectangular Box with Cover and Inner Tray

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th-19th century

1615-1867

1955/1.158

wood with black, red and gold lacquer

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.159/1955_1.159.JPG

Covered oblong box with tray and two metal handles, part of a bridal trousseau

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th-19th century

1615-1867

1955/1.159

black, red and gold lacquer on wood

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.165/1955_1.165.JPG

Part of a set of cosmetic boxes: Round box (large, squat) with cover (mended)

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th-19th century

1615-1867

1955/1.165

black, red and gold lacquer on wood

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.167/1955_1.167.JPG

Oval water tray, part of a bridal trousseau

Artist Unknown, Japan

late 18th century

late 18th century

1955/1.167

wood with black and red lacquer, with gold designs

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.170/1955_1.170.JPG

Large Box with Cover and Metal Fittings

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th-19th century

1615-1867

1955/1.170

black and gold lacquer

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.192/1955_1.192.JPG

Priest's Robe, Satin Brocade

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1955/1.192

blue, green, red, yellow and gold satin brocade with six insets

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.204/1955_1.204.JPG

Satin Brocade

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1955/1.204

tan, purple and green satin brocade

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1966-sl-1.109/1966_1.109.JPG

Mirror

Artist Unknown, Japan

5th century - 6th century

1966/1.109

bronze

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.101/1972_2.101.JPG

Model of goat

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century?

19th century (?)

1972/2.101

bronze

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.1/1972_2.44.1.JPG

One of Four Panels of Textile Fragments: Kinran and Karaori

Artist Unknown, Japan

This brocade makes use of gold thread, creating a composite that shimmers. the warm, muted tones of the gold are matched in color selections of light blue, dark blue, yellow, mauve, silvery white, and muted green threads. Two textile fragments have been sewn into a gold background. On the left is a rectangular segment of a blue and green dragon among clouds. The right segment is a floral decoration of a variety of plants and colors, interspersed with horizontal lines.

17th to 18th centuries

17th century

1972/2.44.1

silk brocade with gilt paper (kinran); Noh robe fragment, karaori (Chinese weave

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.2/1972_2.44.2.JPG

One of Four Panels of Textile Fragments: Obi Brocades

Artist Unknown, Japan

The colorful strips of brocade at the top and bottom of this panel feature a woven design of ivy and peonies entwined around cartwheels, bamboo, and stylized diamonds. A wide rectangular fragment of an obi (sash for kimono) lie at the center of the textile. It is an almost abstract design of boats tossed in a frothy sea. The warm, muted tones of the gold are matched in color selections of mauve, and muted purple, blue, and green threads.

17th to 19th centuries

17th century - 18th century

1972/2.44.2

brocade with gilt paper (kinran nishiki) & float stitch embroidery (watashi nui)

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.3/1972_2.44.3.JPG

One of Four Panels of Textile Fragments: Indigo Brocades

Artist Unknown, Japan

Fragments of brocade textiles are stitched symmetrically into gold fabric. Gold, blue, and brownish/copper hues create the patterns on the textile fragments.

20th century

1900-1926

1972/2.44.3

silk brocade (nishiki)

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.4/1972_2.44.4.JPG

One of Nine Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.44.4

brocade with silk, velvet and gold

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.5/1972_2.44.5.JPG

One of Nine Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.44.5

brocade with silk, velvet and gold

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.6/1972_2.44.6.JPG

One of Nine Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.44.6

brocade with silk, velvet and gold

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.7/1972_2.44.7.JPG

One of Nine Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.44.7

brocade with silk, velvet and gold

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.8/1972_2.44.8.JPG

One of Nine Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.44.8

brocade with silk, velvet and gold

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.44.9/1972_2.44.9.JPG

One of Four Panels of Textile Fragments: Brocades in Various Traditional Pattern

Artist Unknown, Japan

A checkered gold brocade foregrounds five fragments of textile: a square in the middle surrounded by four cornerpieces. Each textile has a different design, some with butterflies, birds, and other floral motifs.

19th to 20th centuries

1860-1926

1972/2.44.9

silk brocade (nishiki) and silk brocade with gilt paper (kinran)

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.1/1972_2.45.1.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.1

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.10/1972_2.45.10.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.10

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.11/1972_2.45.11.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.11

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.12/1972_2.45.12.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.12

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.13/1972_2.45.13.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.13

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.14/1972_2.45.14.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.14

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.45.15/1972_2.45.15.JPG

One of Twenty-seven Panels, each with various pieces of textile

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1972/2.45.15

brocade with silk, velvet, gold and silver

rank 10.33601