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Ceramic Dish

Hamanaka Gesson

A white, ceramic dish with a red and black design. Black stripes decorate parts of the dish with red circles on the right side of the dish.

(1943 - )

2012/1.269

glazed ceramic

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Hip Flask (Dachibin)

Artist Unknown, Japan

A jar of a half-moon shape. Tan high gloss glaze with copper green and iron brown glaze, and incised and glazed radish designs on each side.

20th century

mid 20th century

2013/1.301

fine textured brown stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Plate

Artist Unknown, Japan

A cross-hatched ceramic plate with a glazed bowl. The glaze is a thick pale to dark green with a significant pooling to one side.

2013/1.306

stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Lion-form Incense Burner

Artist Unknown, Japan

A container with an animal (dragon) shaped head as a lid; four paws at the bottom of the container. Glazed stoneware, sculpted with teeth incisions. Tan with red spots of coloring, partiallyy covered with olive colored gloss over a high-fire red clay. Small swirl design on sides and front area has carving to indicate the front/chest of the animal, sculpted with teeth and incisions.

1615-1868

2013/1.331A&B

finely textured stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Sake Tokuri or Vase

Artist Unknown, Japan

Small elongated vase with a slim body and narrow neck. Neck is a shiny brown glaze. The lower half is white with blue circular designs.

late 19th century- early 20th century

2013/1.332

white porcelain

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Large Plate with Incised Decoration

Artist Unknown, Japan

A dark-glazed flat, wide round plate.

19th century

2013/1.336

buff firing stoneware body with low grog content

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Sake Serving Bottle (Tokuri)

Kawajiri Hiroshi

Small vase with a wide round bottom and narrow opening done under a copper reduction fire. Tan underglaze. Dark red and black pattern on one side going from the base to the top.

20th century

mid 1980

2013/1.314

wheel thrown brown stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Saki Serving Bottle (Tokuri)

Kawajiri Yumiko

Blue ceramic vase with fat round bottom and a short narrow neck with a round opening at the top. Blue is flecked with white spots. Dark brown/black design near base going up the side of the case. Similar design on the neck of the vase.

20th century

mid 1980

2013/1.309

wheel thrown tan stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Large Bowl

Kyushu Koishibara

Large, deep and wide ceramic bell-lipped bowl. It sits on a narrow base and curves outward. It is a greenish-gray color; the outside is streaked ith copper and dark brown colored streaks. Celadon glaze with crackle on the inside, with temoku register on the outside; red-color clay.

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.330

dark stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Long-Necked Vase

Kuratsu Kyushu

A tall vase with a narrow neck and broad top, where it flattens out and a tall narrow neck extends with a narrow mouth. Blue-green ceramic with black and brown specks.

19th century

2013/1.302

stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Do you think Fluxus made a difference?, from the Haven Hall Installation 2012

Benjamin Patterson

Ink print on paper reading "Do you think Fluxus made a difference?" signed by the artist. Matted and framed.

2012

2012/2.110.4

plastic frame with plexi glass, stickers, and ink on paper with blue matting

rank 1.32004

coating (material)

coating by form

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

materials

materials by function

printing and printing processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Small Dessert Stand

Josef Riedl

A stand with a narrow, decorated post and a wide, shallow plate top. The column is made of a young male child holding a large grouping of flowering plants. At his feet on the base are large leaves with fruit throughout.

The white earthenware body is molded with a figural putto column beneath stylized flowers and fruit above a round foot. The piece is hand decorated in multiple bright and natural colors in the Vienna Secessionist palette. The round foot is cobalt blue, the whole was overglazed in a glossy, clear glaze.

circa 1915

2013/1.311

white earthenware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Small Wide Rimmed Vase or Small Sake Serving Bottle

Takeda Toshio

A short wide vase with a short neck and wide lip. The bottom portion of the vase is grey with black and white specks and the rest is brown rigged ceramic. Smooth and rough sections of gray high gloss glaze.

born 1932

20th century

late 1960s - early 1970s

2013/1.326

stoneware

rank 1.32004

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Indian Terracottas

Artist Unknown, India

Terracotta fragment carved on one side with an intricate patters of lines. There is a small hole on the bottom of the patterned side of the piece that does not go all the way through to the undecorated side.

n. d.

2009/2.162

terracotta

rank 1.31988

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

sculpture

sculpture by material

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Ely, VT

Fred Picker

Ice and snow on rocks.

1927-2002

1995

2013/2.202

gelatin silver print mounted on board

rank 1.31978

associated concepts

descriptors

earth sciences concepts

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

people and culture

physical sciences concepts

precipitation

scientific concepts

water

water by form

weather and related phenomena

weather-related phenomena

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New Lane, Vermont

Fred Picker

Snow and ice melting against rocks.

1927-2002

1995

2013/2.204

gelatin silver print mounted on board

rank 1.31978

associated concepts

descriptors

earth sciences concepts

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

people and culture

physical sciences concepts

precipitation

scientific concepts

water

water by form

weather and related phenomena

weather-related phenomena

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Frederick Douglass

Ben Shahn

A man is potrayed with curly hair and beard, a stern facial expression, and a formal suit and bowtie. His head and gaze is turned to the right of the piece. The words "Frederick Douglass" border the piece along with two copies of the artist's signature and the screenprint number .

1898-1969

1965

2011/1.108

serigraph on paper

rank 1.31978

coating (material)

coating by form

costume

costume by form

descriptors

main garments

materials

materials by function

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Two Cows

Jean-François Millet

A shepherdess stands between two cows who are grazing at the center of the image. In the foreground is the indication of a rough track leading towards the distance at left. At the right is a woman bending over beneath a tree.

1814-1875

19th century

1814-1875

1930.18

drypoint and roulette on pale blue laid paper

rank 1.31952

animals

descriptors

engraving (printing process)

figures

grasses

image-making processes and techniques

inorganic material

intaglio printing processes

mammals

materials

materials by composition

people and occupations

plants

printing

printing and printing processes and techniques

printing processes

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

the natural world

trails

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Courage, Comrades, I'm Coming

Lucien Hector Jonas

Text: Courage, Comrades, I'm Coming - Hold Allies!! Stand England! Stand France! Stand Italy! Hold the lines against the Hun a few months longer - Our boys are coming - a million men are on the way & millions more to follow - Behind them stands America - that means you & me! - 100,000,000 strong - American Says: Down With Autocracy! - Up With Democracy! - I'll Save. I'll Sacrifice. I'll Serve. I'll Endure. - To the End that the World = "under God shall have a new birth of freedom and that the government of the people, by the people, and for the people, shall not perish from the earth" - Issued by Connecticut State Council of Denfense

1880-1947

20th century

circa 1917

1954/2.35.54

lithograph on paper

rank 1.31843

armed conflicts

army

declaratory and advertising artifacts

descriptors

events

figures

how we live

information artifacts

information artifacts by function

information forms

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

military

modern and contemporary art

objects

objects we use

people and culture

people and occupations

soldiers

statues

text-based art

war

world wars

Medallion with Lion and Crown

Artist Unknown, African

A brass medallion with the image of a lion standing on top of a crown stamped in raised relief on the top of the piece.

1900-1985

2010/1.177

brass

rank 1.31753

animals and creatures

coins

coins by origin

descriptors

exchange media

later western world coins

later western world coins by denomination name

mammals

medals

metalwork

money

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

shilling coins

visual works

visual works by form

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Soldier figure

African, West Africa, Kamba

Carved wooden figure of a soldier. The general shape is cyclindrical and elongated on the vertical axis. The helmet, uniform, and gun are styled after WW2 era armaments. The jacket, gun, and face are detailed.

20th century

1900-1983

1983/2.193

wood

rank 1.31753

costume

costume by function

descriptors

figures

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

uniforms

visual works

visual works by subject type

weaponry

weapons and ammunition

whip

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Courtesan in an iris-patterned robe: "June" in a series of Twelve Months

Kaigetsudô Dohan

This is a large monochrome print of a courtesan wearing kimono with iris design. The courtesan is standing with her right hand in the sleeve that she raises to her chin and left hand gathering up her kimono; Her cloak with bamboo leaf and gentian flower design is slipping off her shoulder and revealing her dark kimono with iris roundels. She has long hair; her hair is tied and draped on the back. She is looking toward the right side. There is the artist’s signature and seal, and publisher’s seal on the right.

active 1710 - 1716

18th century

circa 1714

1955/1.128

Kakemono-e (oversize) sumizurii-e (monochrome woodblock print) on paper

rank 1.31753

costume

costume by form

descriptors

grass (plant material)

main garments

materials

materials by origin

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by occupation

people in service occupations

physical activities

physical activities by general context

plant material

prostitutes

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Vaulted Passageway

M. Vuillemin

n.d.

1956/2.5

etching on paper

rank 1.31753

architectural elements

architecture

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

enclosing structural elements

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

roads

rock

rock by form

structural elements

structural elements and structural element components

the natural world

vaults and vault components

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Roof Tile-End with Lotus Design

Artist Unknown, Korea

Earthenware roof tile-end with molded lotus design.

late 6th century

late 6th century

2004/1.196

earthenware with molded decoration

rank 1.31741

descriptors

design elements

forming

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

motifs

object genres

object genres by material

plant-derived motifs

pottery (object genre)

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Roof Tile-End with Floral Medallion Design

Artist Unknown, Korea

Earthenware roof tile-end with molded floral pattern.

The floral medallion on this tile-end consists of bosanghwa(Buddhist floral pattern) motifs which has four heart-shaped petals. The rim is decorated with a chain of beads.

8th-9th century

8th century - 9th century

2004/1.200

earthenware with molded decoration

rank 1.31741

descriptors

design elements

forming

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

motifs

object genres

object genres by material

plant-derived motifs

pottery (object genre)

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Qur’an manuscript leaf in Maghribi script

Artist Unknown, North Africa

Arabic calligraphic script on paper; script is in Maghribi style, written in black ink with touches of green and rec ochre. Shadows of script (from reverse or opposite page, transferred while closed?) show through. Beige paper is browned with age at edges; upper left has repaired tear.

13th century

13th century

1959/1.146

ink, red ochre, paper on paper

rank 1.31741

associated concepts

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

information artifacts

information artifacts by physical form

information forms

objects we use

people and culture

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

religions

religions and religious concepts

writing (processes)

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Couple Seated on Table, Striped Background

Mike Disfarmer

A couple seated on a table in front of a striped wall. The man wears a fedora and is seated to the woman's left. The woman wears a short sleeve, white, knee length dress and short white socks and sandals.

American, 1884 - 1959

circa 1940

2012/2.17

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.31724

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

objects we use

photographic processes

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

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Bodhisattva Mañjusri (J. Monju Bosatsu), seated on a lion: architectural fragment

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th century

circa 1605

1963/1.91

wall painting fragment,ink and color on wood panel

rank 1.31724

animals and creatures

associated concepts

buddhist doctrinal concepts

descriptors

doctrinal concepts

mammals

object genres

object genres by form

people and culture

religions

religions and religious concepts

religious concepts

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Marcel Duchamp Art Medal 28/100, based on Sink Stopper (Bouche Évier), 1964

Marcel Duchamp

A small, thin silver disk. In the center are seven convex circular protrusions (one in the center surrounded symmetrically by the six others) that appear like balls set within individual depressions. There are other less uniform depressions surrounding the center design. An incised line runs around the circumference.

1887 - 1968

20th century

1967

1997/1.122

silver

rank 1.31671

coins

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

medals

modern and contemporary art

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

plumbing and stormwater system components

plumbing fixtures

system components

visual works

visual works by form

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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 1.31671

associated concepts

bodhisattva

buddhist doctrinal concepts

descriptors

design elements

doctrinal concepts

figures (representations)

motifs

objects we use

people and culture

plant-derived motifs

religions

religions and religious concepts

religious concepts

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Untitled (Female nude)

Aristide Maillol

Delineated image of a nude female figure viewed from the side bending over in a shallow body of water

1861 - 1944

20th century

1931

1996/1.42

lithograph on heavy off-white laid Montval paper

rank 1.31657

descriptors

figures (representations)

forming

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Near Rome (Environs de Rome)

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The foreground is trees which frame, in the distance, a church-like structure. On the right are two tree trunks with little foliage. The left side from the bottom and halfway up is darkened area. There are 3 distinguishable trees near the center of the image that are full of foliage. Just to the right of those trees is a tree just as big as the church-like structure.

1796-1875

19th century

1866

1930.7

etching on paper

rank 1.31610

downward

architecture

buildings and the land

descriptors

inorganic material

landforms

landforms and landform components

landforms by shape or position

landscapes (environments)

materials

materials by composition

natural landscapes

plants

settlements and landscapes

vegetation and vegetation components

vegetation components

woody plants

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Ogre tile from the roof of the Great South Gate (Namdaemon) of Seoul

Artist Unknown, Korea

Ceramic tile with grimacing face.

circa 1398

2004/1.258

earthenware

rank 1.31610

animals and creatures

asia (continent)

building divisions

components

components and systems

components by specific context

descriptors

geographic and political locations

legendary creatures

materials

materials by form

materials by physical form

rooms and spaces

rooms and spaces by form

uncovered spaces

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Lamp Stand in the shape of a teapot with floral designs

Artist Unknown, China

18th-19th century

18th century - 19th century

1986/2.103

porcelain with blue underglaze painting

rank 1.31593

candleholders

candles and candleholders

descriptors

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

lighting devices

lighting devices by form

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

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Dragon pendant

Artist Unknown, China

Highly stylized depiction of dragon design with tiger head, lower right portion broken off

13th-11th century BCE

circa 1300 BCE - circa 1100 BCE

1960/2.113

dark brown hard stone with white calcification

rank 1.31593

animals and creatures

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

inorganic material

jewelry

jewelry by form

legendary creatures

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

rock

rock by form

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Wine bottle with Ten Symbols of Longevity design

Artist Unknown, Korea

Porcelain wine bottle with ten cobalt pigment depicting Chinese Daoist ten symbols of longevity—sun, cloud, mountain, rock, water, crane, deer, turtle, pine tree, and the mushroom of eternal youth. A blue band rings the foot of the bottle, as well as just below the main register of the body. The ten symbols of longevity design stretches around the bulbous body above, tapering off as the body begins to taper into the tubular neck, culminating in a slightly flared rim.

19th century

19th century

2004/1.281

porcelain with cobalt pigment under colorless glaze

rank 1.31593

bottles

bottles by function

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

stoneware

vessels

visual works

visual works by function

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Female Figure

African, Nigeria, Ibo

n.d.

1983/2.192

wood

rank 1.31427

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by general context

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Longquan ware covered jar with peony scroll design

Artist Unknown, China

Covered jar of celadon glaze, body decorated with peony scroll, with base decorated with lotus petals. The circular contours of a peony scroll have been slightly compressed to complement the squat belly of the jar.

14th century

14th century

1962/1.101A&B

Porcelaneous stoneware with molded decoration under celadon glaze

rank 1.31321

buildings and the land

containers

containers by form

descriptors

landscapes (environments)

natural landscapes

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

plants

settlements and landscapes

shrubs

vegetation and vegetation components

vegetation components

woody plants

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Suiteki, water dropper in shape of flower and leaf

Artist Unknown, Japan

17th century

17th century

1987/1.309

stoneware

rank 1.31321

components

components and systems

components by general context

containers

containers by form

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

writing (processes)

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Incense Container in the Shape of a Ginko Leaf

Kôyama Kiyoko

This incense burner is composed of two equal halves. It opens to be used for incense storage, and takes the shape of a ginko leaf. The glaze gives the piece a red color.

born 1936

circa 2000

2010/1.216

stoneware with natural ash glaze

rank 1.31321

biological components

components

components and systems

components by specific context

containers

containers by function or context

descriptors

leaf (plant component)

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

plant components

pottery (object genre)

trees (components)

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Cock Fight

Frank Robuste

A group of people gather around two fighting roosters. Some of the women in the group carry baskets on their heads, while two men carry more roosters.

c.1940-2012

20th century

20th century

2011/2.183

oil on canvas

rank 1.31321

animals and creatures

birds

descriptors

image-making processes and techniques

painting and painting techniques

painting techniques

painting techniques by medium

people and culture

physical activities

physical activities by general context

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

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Green Iridescent Inkwell with gold lid

Artist Unknown

A square, iridescent inkwell. The base is grenn and the lid is gold.

1875-1975

2010/1.281

glass, metal

rank 1.31197

buildings and the land

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

gold and gold alloy

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

nonferrous metal

open spaces

open spaces and site elements

open spaces by location or context

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The Bather

Mary Peachiff

Back of a girl in a bathing suit standing in the ocean. There are other people playing in the water farther out.

20th century

2014/2.157

black and white photograph on paper

rank 1.31197

descriptors

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by age group

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by location

physical activities by specific context

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

youth

Figure of a Man sitting with hands on knees

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.173

ceramic

rank 1.31181

descriptors

figures

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by general context

visual works

visual works by subject type

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Inkwell of art nouveau design, crystal with sterling silver lid, rounded corners

Artist Unknown

A crystal inwell with a cube body and rounded edge corners and a silver lid on top.

1875-1975

2010/1.286

glass, metal

rank 1.31181

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

containers for writing equipment

culinary containers

descriptors

drinking vessels

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal and metal products

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Three Seated Men, one in suit, one in naval uniform, one in overalls, striped background

Mike Disfarmer

Three men seated on a bench. The man in the center is in a sailor's uniform, the man on the left in a suit and hat and the man on the right in a suit jacket, shirt and overalls. They are all posing for the camera.

1884-1959

circa 1940

2013/2.330

vintage gelatin silver contact print on paper

rank 1.31087

descriptors

groups of people

image-making processes and techniques

kinship groups

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people by gender

photography and photographic processes and techniques

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

social groups

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Embroidery fragments (fish and other animals)

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

20th century

1998/2.41.1

silk thread embroidery on silk

rank 1.30916

descriptors

needleworking

needleworking and needleworking techniques

plants

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by material

processes and techniques by specific type

reptiles and amphibians

textile processes and techniques

textile working processes and techniques

the natural world

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Openwork

Sondra Freckelton

born 1936

20th century

1986

1989/2.7

screenprint on Rives BFK paper

rank 1.30916

descriptors

genres

modern and contemporary art

needleworking

needleworking and needleworking techniques

objects

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by material

processes and techniques by specific type

textile processes and techniques

textile working processes and techniques

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Embroidered Panel

Anonymous Italian

15th century

15th century

1972/2.290

silk, velvet and embroidery

rank 1.30916

descriptors

figures

needleworking

needleworking and needleworking techniques

objects we use

panels

people and occupations

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by material

processes and techniques by specific type

textile processes and techniques

textile working processes and techniques

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Satin Brocade

Artist Unknown, Japan

n.d.

1955/1.193

tan, green, silver and dark blue satin brocade

rank 1.30916

descriptors

fabric

needleworking

needleworking and needleworking techniques

objects we use

plants

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by material

processes and techniques by specific type

textile processes and techniques

textile working processes and techniques

the natural world