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Inkwell made of blown glass

Artist Unknown

This is a clear glass inkwell with a metal rim around the neck and base. The body and stopper have a rounded shape.

1875-1975

2010/1.222

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

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glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Tiny crystal inkwell with a pyramid lid and square base

Artist Unknown

A square glass inkwell with a metal band around the lid. The lid is a glass square pyramid.

1875-1975

2010/1.242

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Crystal blown glass inkwell with green overlay

Artist Unknown

A glass inkwell with a green overlay down the four sides. The stopper is round and gold colored.

1875-1975

2010/1.243

glass, metal, porcelain

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Light amber two-bottle inkwell with pen rest

Artist Unknown

An amber, two-bottle inkwell. Rectangular in shape with a lip that acts as a pen rest.

1875-1975

2010/1.247

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Inkwell

Artist Unknown

A ten-sided glass inkwell set in a shell plate. A metal wing encircles the bottom and the lid of the inkwell. The stopper is round and flat.

1875-1975

2010/1.249

glass, metal, shell (?)

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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"Tea kettle" shaped, cut crystal with gold enameled decoration, blue colored

Artist Unknown

An inkwell in the shape of a teakettle. It is decorated with blue paint streaks on the corners and gold painted flowers on the sides.

1875-1975

2010/1.250

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Cut-crystal, hammered lid-brass, ruby, small

Artist Unknown

A square, ruby colored inkwell. The lid is made out of a flat piece of metal.

1875-1975

2010/1.251

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Electric blue tiny inkwell, square base, attached cut-crystal lid

Artist Unknown

A small, bright blue inkwell. The base is glass and square shaped, while the lid is cut crystal.

1875-1975

2010/1.254

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Crystal square base and cut corners ink well, lid not attached

Artist Unknown

A square, crystal inkwell with a silver lid. The lid has a carving of a woman's face and hair on the top.

1875-1975

2010/1.256

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Pressed glass with rounded base, pewter lid

Artist Unknown

A round inkwell with a pewter lid. The lid has a grooved edge encircling it.

1875-1975

2010/1.259

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Tiny crystal inkwell, swirled lid

Artist Unknown

A square, crystal inkwell with a metal lid. The lid has a swirl pattern engraved on the top.

1875-1975

2010/1.260

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Blown glass inkwell with star base, copper snap up lid

Artist Unknown

A round, glass inkwell with a star engraved on the bottom of the base. The lid is made out of copper.

1875-1975

2010/1.270

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Brown and black leather cap inkwell

Artist Unknown

A rectangular glass inkwell with rounded edges. The lid is metal with brown and black leather.

1875-1975

2010/1.273

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Crystal Inkwell with Sterling Silver Overlay, lid rests on top, monogrammed

Artist Unknown

An inkwell in gourd shape, made with glass and decorated with hallow craftings of metal all over the inkwell. There is a lid on top of the inkwell.

1875-1975

2010/1.291

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Three-Sided Green Iridescent Inkwell, art nouveau style

Artist Unknown

A three-sided inkwell with green iridescent colored glass. The inkwell is in a tiranglar pyramid shape, which there is a wooden cap on the top.

1875-1975

2010/1.292

glass, metal, wood

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Crystal Inkwell with Silver Lid with pen holder, hallmarked silver :CRAIGENDINNIE" London: J.S. Vickery & Sons, Regent St.

Artist Unknown

An inkwell made of glass and crystal has a rectangular shape transparent body and a metel lid cover.

1875-1975

2010/1.297

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Sheffield silver hallmark inkwell, rounded container

Artist Unknown

A silver metal inkwell has a shape and body like a foundain. The edges of the bottom and the lid of the inkwell is irregular.

1875-1975

2010/1.302

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Cut Crystal and Sterling Silver Inkwell, 1876-1901 800 European silver MARZ, twisted swirls

Artist Unknown

An inkwell made of glass and cur crystal has a special body shape of twisted swirls. There is a round metal lid cover.

1876-1901

2010/1.303

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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English hallmarked inkwell set with 2 bottles and pen insert, inkwell crystal, "ICHDIEN"

Artist Unknown, England

Two small cube shape inkwell bottle is placed on a metal stand tray. There is also a penholder and a pen on the metal stand tray.

1875-1975

2010/1.307

glass, metal

rank 1.50984

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

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Rocky Hillside

Anonymous

This black and white chalk drawing on blue paper depicts a loosely sketched landscape featuring rock formations and small hills. The rocks in the foreground are highlighted in white chalk as is what appears to be a glimpse of sky in the upper right corner.

19th century

2012/2.193

black and white chalk on blue wove paper

rank 1.50984

upward

buildings and the land

descriptors

inorganic material

landforms

landforms and landform components

landforms by shape or position

materials

materials by composition

natural landscapes

settlements and landscapes

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Monumental Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This ceramic vase has a long oval shape with a wide neck, rounded lip and sloping shoulder area. The circular rings from the process of being thrown on the wheel can be seen beneath the glaze. The glaze is a yellow-orange matt, with dark brown patches, over a shiny celadon green and iridescent purple base.

20th c.

20th century

circa 1935

1972/2.196

stoneware with iridescent glaze

rank 1.50836

architecture

containers

containers by form

descriptors

modern and contemporary art

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

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Bowl with design of landscape and ox-herders

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

1912-1990

1991/1.89

porcelain with overglaze enamel painting

rank 1.50836

animals

copies (derivative objects)

derivative objects

descriptors

locality

mammals

object genres

objects

originals and derivative objects

oxen

the natural world

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Deep bowl with vertical sides and carved lotus petal design

Artist Unknown, Korea

A yellow brownish glaze is applied and crackling covers the entire body.

This bowl has straight wall. The exterior is carved with lotus petals. The below of the mouth is decorated with fret design. The foot is a little low.

12th century

12th century

2004/1.228

Stoneware with celadon glaze

rank 1.50836

descriptors

design elements

flowers

geometric patterns

medium

objects

patterns (design elements)

patterns by specific type

plants

the natural world

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Blue Ceramic Inkwell with Ram Design on Lid, Roycroft pottery blue-aqua inkwell, lid and insert

Roycroft Pottery

An inkwell made with ceramics in blue color. It is flat and round, wider on the bottom, and narrower on the top; and the lid cover has a ram head crafting on it.

1875-1975

2010/1.293

ceramic

rank 1.50836

colors

containers

containers by function or context

containers for writing equipment

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

visual and tactile

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Sabotage

Marian Spore Bush

Black, tan and white, industrial buldings with steam coming out of the smoke stacks. The steam is in the formation of a snake moving through the painting.

1878-1946

late 1930s

2014/2.198

oil on canvas

rank 1.50724

aegean

aegean periods

animals and creatures

descriptors

early western world

greek

mediterranean

object genres

people and culture

reptiles

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

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Landscape after Lan Ying

Ôkura Ryûzan

1785-1850

19th century

1st half of the 19th century

1982/1.196

hanging scroll, ink and light color on silk

rank 1.50612

scale

architecture

asia

asian

buildings and the land

descriptors

forms

geography

houses

inorganic material

locality

making art

materials

materials by composition

plants

settlements

settlements and landscapes

settlements by form

the natural world

waterscapes

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Crabs

Qi Baishi (Ch'i Pai-shih)

The painting depicts two crabs with aquatic plants. The artist signed his pen name, Qi Huang, and sealed another pen name, Wood Hermit.

1864-1957

20th century

1864-1949

1949/1.199

ink on paper

rank 1.50350

animals and creatures

arthropods

crustaceans

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

writing (processes)

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Shrimps

Qi Baishi (Ch'i Pai-shih)

Blank background. The painting depicts four lobsters, with calligraphic texts and seal on the right edge of the painting.

(1864 - 1957)

20th century

1931

1949/1.200

ink on rice paper

rank 1.50350

animals and creatures

arthropods

crustaceans

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

writing (processes)

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Incense burner

Seifû Yohei III

1854-1914

20th century

circa 1880-1914

1954/1.498

porcelain with crackled glaze and white Kesshô overglaze painting

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by function or context

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

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Vase, shaped like heishi jar, with spread base

Seifû Yohei III

1854-1914

20th century

1880s-1914

1954/1.514

porcelain with Hagi-style glaze

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

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Vase with "sang de boeuf" glaze

Artist Unknown, China

vase with spherical shaped body and straight, cylinder-like neck, deep red glaze known as Ji-hong, or ox-blood red.

17th-18th century

1662-1722

1971/2.90

Porcelain with copper red glaze

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

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Footed bowl

Artist Unknown, Korea

It has a slightly outward flared rim and mildly curved sides tapering gradually to a narrow foot. The color was white and glaze was drgraded.

19th century

19th century

1972/1.156

Porcelain with milky white glaze

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

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Small blue-and-white jar with abstracted plant design

Artist Unknown, Korea

This bottle has a slightly out-turned astragal mouth. Short slender neck and a bulbous body that is rather heavy. The whole foot is rather high and thick. The body is decorated with a simple abstract floral design in cobalt-blue pigment.

19th-20th century

17th century - 18th century

1977/1.195

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

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Prawn

Qi Baishi (Ch'i Pai-shih)

Two shrimps are shown in the middle of the print. The artist inscribed "Baishi at the age of ninty-five" on the upper left-hand corner with seal.

(1864 - 1957)

20th century

1948

1990/1.185

woodblock "water printing" with ink on paper

rank 1.50350

animals and creatures

arthropods

crustaceans

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

writing (processes)

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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 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

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Blue-and-white Swatow ware bowl with landscape scene

Artist Unknown, China

16th-17th century

1580-1650

2002/2.8

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

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Blue-an-white cargo bowl "Batavian" with abstract landscape design and "cafe au lait" exterior

Artist Unknown, China

18th century

circa 1750

2002/2.12

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Bowl with Rope-Curtain Design

Artist Unknown, Korea

Stoneware bowl with stamped rope-curtain design covered by a white slip and colorless glaze. A stylized inlaid chrysanthemum blossom decorates the center of the bowl, surrounded by a band of petals.

15th century

15th century

2004/1.263

stoneware with white inlaid and stamped decoration under colorless glaze

rank 1.50350

containers

containers by form

descriptors

design elements

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

vessels

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Blue-and-White Jar with Bamboo Design

Artist Unknown, Korea

17th century

17th century - 18th century

2004/1.278

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Blue-and-White Small Delftware Bowl

Artist Unknown, Netherlands

2006/2.57

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 1.50350

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

Duck-Shaped Vessel

Kim YikYung

This lidded vessel forms the shape of a duck, with a tail pointing from the rear and a head rising to face forward in the front. Qhite slip was applied with visible and long brish strokes, and iron oxide painting adds a rusty hue to match the lower, unglazed clay color.

Korean, born 1935

21st century

2004

2010/2.30

stoneware with iron oxide painting over white slip under colorless glaze

rank 1.50350

animals and creatures

birds

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

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Tea Bowl, ido chawan type

Artist Unknown, Japan

This rustic looking bowl has a circular base from which the rounded shape of the bowl extends. The clear glaze reveals the brown and black tones of the materials.

17th century

17th century

1954/1.539

stoneware with clear glaze

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Bowl with foliate Rim

Artist Unknown, China

17th century

17th century

1957/1.89

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

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Kawai Kanjirô

Asymmetrical vase with red, black, green, splotches of design on off-white glazed ground.

(1890 - 1966)

20th century

1960-1963

1963/2.70

stoneware with off-white and colored glazes

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Onda ware bottle

Artist Unknown, Japan

Bottle with full, rounded base that tapers into a thin neck that terminates in a lipped rim. From the neck up, the vase has a brown glaze. The body has a brownish gray glaze with a white drizzled squiggle decoration along it.

20th century

1949

1964/1.82

stoneware with iron glaze and white slip painting

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Xing-type ware storage jar with four lugs

Artist Unknown, China

Globular-shaped footed stoneware vessel with four looped handles at lip and white glaze

9th-10th century

9th century - 10th century

1964/2.2

porcellaneous stoneware with transparent ivory-toned glaze

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Tall-necked hu with calcified green glaze

Artist Unknown, China

206 BCE - 220 CE

1964/2.67

earthenware, red, with green lead glaze

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Sparrow on a Bamboo Branch

Kanô Gyokuraku

A plump sparrow is perching on a bamboo branch, which is bending from the main branch on the left side of the painting. The bamboo has young and mature leaves. The background is left as blank. The mounting is made of creamy silk brocade with blue green silk brocade strips. Brown brocade pieces are pasted on the top and the bottom of the mounting. There is a seal in red ink on the left corner. Wrinkles on the top and right lower side of the bid; some smaller worm holes and one large hole underneath the bird, but all repaired.

active 1550 - 1590

16th century

2nd half of 16th century

1968/2.54

Hanging scroll: ink on paper

rank 1.50111

animals and creatures

descriptors

grass (plant material)

materials

materials by origin

plant material

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Sancai (Three-Color) Jar with Peacock Feather Design

Artist Unknown, China

1st-2nd century

1st century - 2nd century

1969/2.86

earthenware, red, w/ green lead glaze, partially calcinated, possibly varnished?

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Jar (kuan), Northern ware

Artist Unknown, China

6th century

6th century

1969/2.88

stoneware with pale gray-green glaze

rank 1.50111

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels