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Full Record: x-1959-sl-1.149/1959_1.149.JPG

MS Leaf: Bible Lessons

Artist Unknown, Armenia

15th century

early 15th century

1959/1.149

ink on glazed paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1958-sl-1.162/1958_1.162.JPG

Leaf from a Bible with decorated initial and vegetal ornament

Artist Unknown, Armenia

This page from a manuscript features two columns of text written in Armenian. An animal-shaped initial, composed of two stylized birds pecking one another, appears in the lower right column. The lower left margin is decorated with a sidebar that elegantly combines geometric and plant motifs. The decorative elements are painted in pink and blue with touches of reddish orange.

15th century

early 15th century

1958/1.162

ink on glazed paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.195.5/1987_1.195.5.JPG

MS leaf: Bible lessons

Artist Unknown, Armenia

Early 15th century

early 15th century

1987/1.195.5

ink and color on glazed paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1959-sl-1.150/1959_1.150.JPG

MS Leaf: Greek Liturgy with Byzantine Greek Notation #6

Anonymous Byzantine

15th century

15th century

1959/1.150

ink on glazed paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.195.6/1987_1.195.6.JPG

MS leaf: Greek Liturgy with Byzantine Greek Notation

Anonymous Byzantine

15th century

15th century

1987/1.195.6

ink and color on glazed paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.111/1971_2.111.JPG

Blue-and-white bowl with floral scroll design

Artist Unknown, China

15th century

15th century

1971/2.111

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.140/1983_2.140.JPG

Scholars under the Juniper Tree

Artist Unknown, China

15th century

circa 15th century

1983/2.140

hanging scroll, ink and color on silk

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.517/1954_1.517.JPG

Blue-and-white tea cup with abstract floral design (1 of 5)

Artist Unknown, China

15th–16th century

15th century - 16th century

1954/1.517

porcellaneous stoneware with blue and white glaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.520/1954_1.520.JPG

Blue-and-white tea cup with abstract floral design (1 of 5)

Artist Unknown, China

15th–16th century

15th century - 16th century

1954/1.520

porcellaneous stoneware with blue and white glaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.518/1954_1.518.JPG

Blue-and-whte tea cup with abstract floral design (1 of 5)

Artist Unknown, China

15th–16th century

15th century - 16th century

1954/1.518

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.519/1954_1.519.JPG

Blue-and-white tea cup with abstract floral design (1 of 5)

Artist Unknown, China

15th–16th century

15th century - 16th century

1954/1.519

porcellaneous stoneware with blue and white glaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1993-sl-1.108/1993_1.108.JPG

Longquan ware incense burner

Artist Unknown, China

incense burner with straight neck, spherical shaped body and three short legs, celadon glaze have crackles all over and incised hatch line design on lower body

15th-16th century

circa 15th century

1993/1.108

porcelaneous stoneware with crackled celadon glaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1988-sl-2.13/1988_2.13.JPG

Traveling at Dawn in the Mountains after Snow

Artist Unknown, China

Travelers cross a bridge over a river. A figure is seen in the gateway of the establishment, and another figure walks towards the bridge carrying an umbrella or staff. The entire scene is set with a view of mountains in the background.

15th century

3rd quarter of 15th century

1988/2.13

hanging scroll, ink and color on silk

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.139/1974_1.139.JPG

Ling (bell)

Artist Unknown, China

15th-11th century BCE

16th century BCE - 15th century BCE

1974/1.139

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1993-sl-2.27/1993_2.27.JPG

Blue-and-white jarlet with geometric and floral designs of deer amongst foliage

Artist Unknown, China

15th century - 16th century

1993/2.27

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1993-sl-2.28/1993_2.28.JPG

with floral designs on a scale pattern ground

Artist Unknown, China

15th century - 16th century

1993/2.28

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-1.24/2000_1.24.JPG

Platter with incised peony pattern

Artist Unknown, China

15th century

15th century

2000/1.24

Stoneware with celadon glaze

rank 0.00000

Animal Pendant, Tortoise

Artist Unknown, China

15th-11th century BCE

15th century BCE - 11th century BCE

2006/2.62

hardstone

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2009-sl-2.110/2009_2.110.JPG

Bi Disc with notches

Artist Unknown, China

This jade disc has a circular hole in the center, and is carved in a way that the jade appears to be turning around this central point, almost in the shape of a hurricane symbol if it were to have three prongs. On each of the three prongs are three evenly spaced raised bumps.

circa 15th century BCE - 11th century BCE

2009/2.110

jade

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1961-sl-1.178/1961_1.178.JPG

St. Christopher carrying the Christ Child

Artist Unknown, England

A standing, bearded figure of St. Christopher, broken off at the knees, holds the Christ child on his right shoulder while leaning upon a staff in his left hand. The child, whose head is encircled by a halo, wears a long cloak over his robe and rests his left hand upon an orb in his lap. The red and brown polychromy is a later addition.

15th century

circa 15th century

1961/1.178

alabaster with polychrome and gilding

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1968-sl-2.51/1968_2.51.JPG

Kneeling Angel Holding a Shield

Anonymous Flemish

15th Century

15th century

1968/2.51

brass dinanderie

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.92/1986_2.92REC.JPG

Leaf from a Book of Hours

Anonymous French

()

15th century

late 15th century

1986/2.92

ink, tempera and gold on parchment

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2006-sl-1.101/2006_1.101.JPG

Page of a Missal

Anonymous French

()

15th century

15th century

2006/1.101

tempera, ink and gold leaf on vellum

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.89/1986_2.89.JPG

Leaf from a Choir Book with Nativity

Anonymous German (Late Gothic)

15th century

15th century

1986/2.89

ink and tempera on parchment

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1958-sl-1.165/1958_1.165.JPG

The Last Judgement, from the Nuremberg Chronicle

Artist Unknown, Germany

15th century

15th century

1958/1.165

woodcut on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1961-sl-2.52/1961_2.52.JPG

Wolgund Sends a Message to Hugdieterich

Artist Unknown, Germany

15th century

15th century

1961/2.52

hand-colored woodcut on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1930.24/1930.24.JPG

Illustration from an Augsburg Bible (Incunabulum)

Artist Unknown, Germany

15th century

15th century

1930.24

hand-colored woodcut on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1930.25/1930.25.JPG

The Five Kings Hanged (Joshua 10:26)

Artist Unknown, Germany

15th century

15th century

1930.25

hand-colored woodcut on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.124/1972_2.124.JPG

Dish,

Anonymous Hispano-Mooresque

15th century

1972/2.124

earthenware with overglaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1976-sl-2.43/1976_2.43.JPG

Lakshmi-Narashimha

India, Andhra Pradesh

15th century

15th century

1976/2.43

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1975-sl-2.123/1975_2.123.JPG

Jina, fragment of a larger shrine

Artist Unknown, India

20th-century

circa 15th century

1975/2.123

copper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.134/2001_2.134.JPG

Varahi (?): a boar-headed tantric goddess, with multiple arms bearing skulls, attended by two devotées

Artist Unknown, India

15th century

15th century

2001/2.134

ink with green and pink watercolor (vegetable pigments) on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2007-sl-2.130/2007_2_130.JPG

Durga Slays the Buffalo Demon (Durga Mahishasuramardini)

Artist Unknown, India

15th century

15th century

2007/2.130

ink and watercolor on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.247/1980_2.247.JPG

Kalpasutra manuscript, leaf: A Jaina monk (fol. no. 2r)

Artist Unknown, India, Gujarat

Leaf from a Kalpasutra manuscript with calligraphic text. Font size varies, and in the center of the leaf text wraps around a blank box of parchment with a red dot in the center. To the left of this main text block is a colorful illustration of an enthroned figure in a dotted robe flanked by devotees. Surrounding him are various auspicious symbols.

15th century

15th century

1980/2.247

ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-2.39/1997_2.39.JPG

Kalpasutra manuscript, leaf: The Courtesan Kosha and the King's Charioteer (fol. no. 102v)

Artist Unknown, India, Gujarat

Alongside a block of calligraphic text a red rectable sets off an illustrative space. In the bottom right corner of the illustration a woman dances, and on the left a larger figure pulls an arrow taught in a bow.

16th century

early 15th century

1997/2.39

ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.290/1980_2.290.JPG

Dvarapala (temple guardian; pair with 1980/2.291)

Artist Unknown, India, Kerala Workshop

The two-armed figure dances with his right leg raised and wrapped around a club. His left arm crosses his body and rests above the club and his right hand is raised almost to his ear. Tassels hang from him hips and under his armpits adding a great sense of movement to the whole figure. Multi-hooded snakes are at the base and also around the bottom of the club. He wears much of jewelry including bracelets, anklets, necklaces with should loops and an elaborate belt. His stomach protrudes over the belt. He also has large earrings and a jewel encrusted crown. His eyes bulge out and his mouth is open showing his teeth. He is a pair with 1980/2.291.

15th century

15th century

1980/2.290

wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.291/1980_2_291.JPG

Dvarapala (temple guardian; pair with 1980/2.290)

Artist Unknown, India, Kerala Workshop

The two-armed figure dances with his left leg raised and wrapped around a club. His left arm is extended down his body and holds onto the club and his right hand is raised almost to his ear. He wears much of jewelry including bracelets, anklets, necklaces with should loops and an elaborate belt almost forming an apron. His stomach protrudes over the belt. He also has large earrings in the form of roaring lions and a jewel encrusted crown. His eyes bulge out and his mouth is open showing his teeth. The whole is badly weathered and not nearly as crisp as his partner, 1980/2.290.

15th century

15th century

1980/2.291

wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1975-sl-2.127/1975_2.127.JPG

Vinadhara - Dakshinamurti

Artist Unknown, India, South India

15th century - 16th century

1975/2.127

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1976-sl-2.63/1976_2.63.JPG

Uma, seated

Artist Unknown, India, South India

14th-15th century

14th century - 15th century

1976/2.63

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.118/1978_2.118.JPG

Jaina altar piece of the 24 [Caturvimsati] Jinas: with standing nude figure of Mahavira cast in the round occupying central area of base, flanked by small tirthankaras; incsribed but unread. From Mysore, Karnataka.

Artist Unknown, India, South India

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1978/2.118

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.116/1978_2_116_1.JPG

Shiva standing

Artist Unknown India, Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai Workshop

Shiva stands on a tiny base with little feet in a strict unbending stance. The body is elongated with a small waist, the hips billowing out and tapering in a stylized way to the feet. He has broad shoulders and has four arms. Reading in a clockwise direction from the right front hand, he holds, a sword, another sword, a bow and a shield. He wears a lot of jewelry, necklaces that cover his entire chest, at least three belts with pendant decorations and what appears to be a bustle like garment that billows out from his waist and has a beaded border that curves down across his legs below his knees. He wears large earrings and a crown decorated with a disk for the sun and crescent for the moon. He has large wide opened eyes and what almost looks like two sets of eyebrows, a dot where his third eye should be and a luxurious moustache.

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1978/2.116

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.127/1978_2.127.JPG

Standing Parvati

Artist Unknown India, Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai Workshop

Parvati stands on a tiny base with little feet in a strict unbending stance. The body is elongated with a small waist, the hips billowing out and tapering in a stylized way to the feet. He has broad shoulders, pointy breasts that fall quite low in the chest and has two arms holding a bowl in her right one and a lotus flower in her left. She wears a d simple tight fitting skirt decorated with incised lines and a corded belt that falls down the center of her body with five rows of cords falling from the center and wrapping around her legs creating a fishbone pattern. She wears necklaces with added pendants on her shoulders and her coiffure is tied in a chignon on the right side at the back of her head wearing a headdress that has decorations that cascade down both shoulders. Like the accompanying Shiva figure she has large eyes and what appear to be two sets of eyebrows, but the tikka on her forehead is of a flame shape.

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1978/2.127

bronze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1957-sl-1.72/1957_1.72.JPG

Bowl

Artist Unknown, Iran

14th-15th century

14th century - 15th century

1957/1.72

earthenware with glaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1957-sl-1.81/1957_1.81.JPG

Bowl with Teardrop-Shaped Calligraphy Medallions

Artist Unknown, Iran

15th century

15th century

1957/1.81

fritware with underglaze iron painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1957-sl-1.82/1957_1.82.JPG

Shallow bowl with everted rim

Artist Unknown, Iran

14th-15th century

14th century - 15th century

1957/1.82

earthenware with glaze

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1957-sl-1.96/1957_1.96.JPG

Plate with Chinese-inspired scene of a bird in a landscape

Artist Unknown, Iran

A plate with missing side. It has depictions in blue.

14th-15th century

14th century - 15th century

1957/1.96

fritware (ground quartz and white clay) with blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.134/1972_2.134.JPG

Star-shaped tile with molded floral arabesque design

Artist Unknown, Iran

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1972/2.134

earthenware with black and blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.135/1972_2.135.JPG

Star-shaped tile with molded floral design

Artist Unknown, Iran

15th-16th century

15th century - 16th century

1972/2.135

earthenware with blue underglaze painting

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.260/1997_1.260.JPG

Square tile with stylized tulip design

Artist Unknown, Iran

15th century

circa 15th century

1997/1.260

fritware with blue and amber glaze ?

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.259/1997_1.259.JPG

Square tile with stylized tulip design

Artist Unknown, Iran

15th century

circa 15th century

1997/1.259

fritware with blue and amber glaze ?

rank 0.00000