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Medium: Brass (370)
Head
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo
1938.6CCCC0
Male Torso
Constantin Brancusi (Romanian, 1876-1957)
3205.1937©
Clapper
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo, possibly 19th century
1938.5CCCC0
Crucifix
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Cabinda, Kongo people
2010.444CCCC0
Lavabo
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 15th century
1965.22CCCC0
Plaque
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin kingdom, Edo, possibly 16th to 17th century
1999.1CCCC0
Plaque
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo, possibly 16th-17th century
1953.425CCCC0
Surya, the Sun God
India, Kashmir, early 8th Century
1965.557CCCC0
Crowned Buddha Seated on a Lion Throne
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1989.367CCCC0
The Wade Cup with Animated Script
Iran, Seljuk Period, 13th Century
1944.485CCCC0
Corpus (Crucified Christ)
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Cabinda, Kongo people
2010.445CCCC0
Close Helmet in Maximilian Style
Germany, 16th century
1916.1855CCCC0
Two-Handled Cup
Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870-1956) and 1 other
1983.71©
Luxury Inlaid Container
Norther Iraq, Ayyubid period, 13th-14th century
1944.482CCCC0
Door Knocker from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1964.33CCCC0
Pair of Bracelets
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177.1©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177.2©
Tray Portraying Courtly Pleasures
Syria, Ayyubid Period, 13th century
1945.386CCCC0
Pair of Stirrups
England (?), 17th century
1919.49CCCC0
Pair of Stirrups
England (?), 17th century
1919.49.1CCCC0
Pair of Stirrups
England (?), 17th century
1919.49.2CCCC0
Gold Weight :  Antelope
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.306CCCC0
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1973.220©
Neck Ring
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.173©
Close Helmet in Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), 16th century
1916.1651CCCC0
Pipe
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Bagam
1972.330©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.176©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.175©
Breast and Backplates from a Maximilian Armor
Germany, Nuremberg(?), early 16th century
1916.1640CCCC0
Breastplate in the Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), early 16th century
1916.1640.aCCCC0
Backplate in the Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), early 16th century
1916.1640.bCCCC0
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.174©
Hauberk
Germany (?), first half 15th Century
1923.1120CCCC0
Mirror with Handle, Decorated with "Double Happiness" and Five Bats
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), workshop of Tang Wanheng
1995.401CCCC0
Bowl with Geometric Designs
Syria, Damascus, Burji Mamluk period, 15th Century
1945.133CCCC0
Gothic Breastplate and Taces
North Italy, late 15th Century
1919.63CCCC0
Schiavona Broadsword
Italy, Venice, 18th century
1916.698CCCC0
Figure
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asanti, 20th century
1962.243©
Candlestick
Eastern Anatolia, mid-13th to mid-14th Century
1951.539CCCC0
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1962.244CCCC0
No image available
India, Ladakh, 12th century
1989.370CCCC0
Pricket Candlestick
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 16th century
1974.185CCCC0
Ecclesiastical Faldstool
Italy, 15th-16th century
1942.616CCCC0
Pendant Plaque with Bird and Alligator
Western Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senufo, mid-20th century
1971.98©
Wheel-Lock Rifle
Germany, Bavaria (?), 17th century
1919.65CCCC0
Animal Pendant
Western Sudan, Burkina Faso, Tusyan people, 20th century
1971.97©
Animal Pendant
Western Sudan, Burkina Faso, Tusyan, 20th century
1971.96©
Hornbill
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo, 20th century
1969.136©
Gold Weight: Fish
Africa, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1961.399CCCC0
Salver
Afghanistan, Ghaznavid Period, 12th Century
1980.179CCCC0
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.265CCCC0
Bodhisattva Padmapani
Western Tibet, 10th-11th century
1976.70CCCC0
Dragon-headed Stand
Northern Iraq or Syria, Zengid or Ayyubid Period, 13th century
1952.8CCCC0
No image available
Syria, Ayyubid, 13th century
1952.8.aCCCC0
No image available
Syria, Ayyubid, 13th century
1952.8.bCCCC0
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1939.271©
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1939.271.a©
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2 (lid)
America, Ohio, Cleveland, 20th century
1939.271.b©
Gold Weight: Drum with Jaws of Defeated Enemies
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.266CCCC0
Jug
Iran, Khurasan, Nishapur, Seljuk Period, 12th century
1985.22CCCC0
Box in the Form of a Book
France, 19th century
1916.306CCCC0
Bracelet and Anklet
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century
1982.341©
Bracelet
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century
1982.341.1©
Anklet
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century
1982.341.2©
Knife
Central Africa,Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bangala, early 20th Century
1916.742©
Shield Boss
Italy, Renaissance Style
1916.1968CCCC0
"Normandie" Pitcher
Peter Müller-Munk (American, 1904-1967) and 1 other
1988.78©
Bracelet
Bulgaria, 19th century
1916.205CCCC0
No image available
India, Kashmir, 9th century
1989.368CCCC0
Round Brass Box with Lid
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.425©
Round Brass Box
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.425.a©
Lid for a Round Brass Box
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.425.b©
Buckle
Frankish(?), Migration period, 6th century
1975.106CCCC0
Pendant
Hungary
1916.210©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.295CCCC0
Wine Cup (pair)
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001©
Wine Cup
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001.1©
Wine Cup
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001.2©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.628©
Ring
Africa, Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo
1969.582©
Medal with Nine Antelope
R Thenot (French)
1937.214©
Sword Guard
Japan, Mito School (?), Edo period
1919.417CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.629©
Watch Fob
Russia, 18th-19th century
1918.795CCCC0
Belt with Buckle
Siam, 19th century
1918.794CCCC0
No image available
Siam, 19th century
1918.794.aCCCC0
No image available
Siam, 19th century
1918.794.bCCCC0
No image available
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.454CCCC0
No image available
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.454.aCCCC0
No image available
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.454.bCCCC0
Schiavona Broadsword
Italy, Venice, early 18th Century
1916.693CCCC0
Kohl Tube
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty to Roman Empire
1974.89CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty to Roman Empire
1974.89.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty to Roman Empire
1974.89.bCCCC0
Combined Priming Flask and Wheel-Lock Spanner
Germany or Austria, first half of 17th Century
1916.43CCCC0
Muse with Violin Screen
Paul Fehér (Hungarian, 1898-1990) and 1 other
352.1996©
Hunting Sword
Netherlands, early 1700s
1916.1627CCCC0
Tilting Suit (composed)
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511CCCC0
Proper Right Greave
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.lCCCC0
Bird Standard
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo
1974.204©
Mantle Clock
Lenzkirch Clock Factory (German) and 1 other
2009.443©
Round Box with Cover
Austria, 20th century
1930.478©
Round Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.a©
Round Box (cover)
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.b©
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.480©
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.479©
Executioner's Sword
Germany, late 17th Century
1916.1620CCCC0
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 19th century
1996.402CCCC0
Doorway from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1959.342CCCC0
Officer's Plug Bayonette
England, 17th century
1916.1659CCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1916.666CCCC0
Lion-headed Stand
Northern Iraq or Syria, Zengid or Ayyubid period
1931.453CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.618©
Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731©
Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731.a©
Scabbard for Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731.b©
Rondache (Round Shield)
Italy, Milan, 16th century
1916.1504CCCC0
Incense Burner
Syria, Ayyubid Period, 13th Century
1937.26CCCC0
Bardiche (Pole Axe)
Germany or Russia, 16th century
1916.1563CCCC0
Small Sword
Germany, 18th century
1916.1501CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.611©
Sword
Germany (?), 14th century
1923.1121CCCC0
Twelve-sided Ewer with Sphinxes and Humanheaded Inscriptions
Iran, Khurasan, Ilkhanid period, 14th century
1945.27CCCC0
Pear Stalk Cabasset
North Italy, Brescia(?), late 16th Century
1916.1805CCCC0
Tambour Desk
Thomas Seymour (American, 1771-1848) and 1 other
1987.11CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.630©
Luxury Ewer Extending Good Fortune to the Owner
Ahmad al-Dhaki al-Mawsili (Iraq)
1956.11CCCC0
Bishop's Mantle (Cape)
European (German or Swiss?), early 16th century
1921.1256CCCC0
Flintlock Pistol
Johann Andreas Kuchenreuter (German, 1716-1795)
1918.76CCCC0
Clock
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732) and 1 other
1967.153CCCC0
Snuff Container
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe or Mozambique, Northern Nguni or Shona, 19th or 20th century
2010.200CCCC0
Neck Ornament
South Africa, Northern Nguni people, 19th or 20th century
2010.207CCCC0
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pyaang, 20th century
1976.181©
Saint John the Evangelist
South Netherlands, probably Malines, 15th century
1951.315CCCC0
Hauberk
European, 15th century
1916.1918CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.613©
No image available
Italian or French
1916.1973CCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols
Franco-Flemish, Liège, early 18th century
1916.50CCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols (1 of 2)
Franco-Flemish, Liège, early 18th century
1916.50.1CCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols (2 of 2)
Franco-Flemish, Liège, early 18th Century
1916.50.2CCCC0
Small Sword
France, 17th century
1916.1485CCCC0
No image available
Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.dCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.j©
No image available
Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.kCCCC0
Les Insectes Nocturnes
Juan Luis Buñuel (Spanish, 1934-)
1984.193©
Two-Handed Sword with Flamboyant Blade
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.71CCCC0
Patron (Cartridge Box)
Germany, early 17th Century
1916.1911CCCC0
Armchair
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933) and 1 other
1990.91CCCC0
Half Armor for the Foot Tournament
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299CCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.aCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.cCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.eCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.fCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.gCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.hCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.iCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.jCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.kCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.lCCCC0
Virgin and Child
South Netherlands, Brabant, late 14th-early 15th century
1975.174CCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1918.65CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022.aCCCC0
Linstock
France, 17th century
1916.1786CCCC0
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250CCCC0
Desk and Bookcase
attributed to John Townsend (American, 1732-1809)
2012.43CCCC0
No image available
attributed to John Townsend (American, 1732-1809)
2012.43.aCCCC0
No image available
attributed to John Townsend (American, 1732-1809)
2012.43.bCCCC0
Cranequin
France (?), late 15th Century
1916.2082CCCC0
Powder horn
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1989.351CCCC0
Pikeman’s Armor
Netherlands, Dutch or Flemish, 17th century
1923.1063CCCC0
No image available
Netherlands, Dutch or Flemish, 17th century
1923.1063.aCCCC0
No image available
England, Greenwich (?), 17th century
1923.1063.bCCCC0
No image available
England, Greenwich (?), 17th century
1923.1063.cCCCC0
No image available
England, Greenwich (?), 17th century
1923.1063.dCCCC0
Suit of Armor
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946CCCC0
Close Helmet for the Field
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946.aCCCC0
Peaked Morion
North Italy, Milan?, 16th century
1916.1085CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people
2010.451CCCC0
Helmet
North India, 17th century
1919.62CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Suku, early 20th century
1975.167©
Powder Flask
Germany, 17th century
1916.57CCCC0
Halberd
France, early 17th century
1916.1797CCCC0
Bodhisattva  Manjushri: Lord of Wisdom
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 11th-12th century
1960.285CCCC0
Covered Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94©
Covered Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94.a©
Covered Bowl (lid)
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94.b©
Burgonet with Hinged Cheek Pieces
North Italy, 16th century
1916.1086CCCC0
Parade Spear
Germany, Augsburg?, 16th century
1916.1789CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Republic of the Congo or Democratic Republic of the Congo, Teke people
2010.431CCCC0
Female Figure
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people
2010.452CCCC0
Cabasset
Italy, 16th century
1919.56CCCC0
Work Table
America, Massachusetts, Boston, 19th century
1981.75CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1916.721©
Hand Cannon
Japan, Edo period
1919.45CCCC0
Hauberk
Europe, 15th century
1916.1897CCCC0
Bodhisattva Maitreya: The Future Buddha
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 12th century
1982.48CCCC0
Katar dagger
India, Mughal
1985.119CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bangala, early 20th Century
1916.743CCCC0
Covered Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511CCCC0
Covered Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.aCCCC0
Covered Pot (lid)
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.bCCCC0
Bath Pail (satl)
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period, late 16th-early 17th century
1969.291CCCC0
Single-Edged Knife (Scramasax)
Merovingian, Migration period, 6th-7th Century
1926.429CCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35CCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: The Resurrection and Anastasis
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.aCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: The Crucifixion
Byzantium. Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.bCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: Adoration of the Miracle-Working Icon of the...
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.cCCCC0
Cuff
Winifred Mason (American, 1912-1993)
2019.38©
Hair-Pipe Necklace
America, Native North American, Plains, Nakota (Yankton Sioux) people, early 20th century
1932.50©
Cap
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, early 20th century
1994.88©
Ceremonial Hoe
Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu peoples, early 20th century
1915.496©
Matchlock musket
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828CCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Front Metal Plate
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.hCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Back Metal Plate
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.iCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1018.aCCCC0
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.70©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, 19th-20th century
1939.305CCCC0
No image available
Burma, 19th century
1922.516CCCC0
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.723CCCC0
Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity, 18th century
1990.96CCCC0
Ball-Butted Miquelet-Lock Pistol
Caucasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1918.69CCCC0
Comb
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Angola, possibly Chokwe people, 20th century
1929.396©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.320CCCC0
No image available
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689.cCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.342CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, 19th-20th century
1939.317CCCC0
No image available
India, Benares, 19th century
1922.320CCCC0
No image available
India
1916.566©
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.440CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.528CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba) with Camellia (Tsubaki)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.521CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.314CCCC0
Vamplate
Germany, 16th century
1916.1945CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.530CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.537CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.449CCCC0
Scepter
Ovimbundu people, Angola, Central Africa, Africa, late 19th or early 20th century
2015.155CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.486CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.517CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.316CCCC0
Achala
Nepal, 14th century
1989.1069CCCC0
Seated Vasudhara
Nepal, 14th century
1989.1068CCCC0
Center Table
Gustave Herter Firm (American)
1984.39CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.302CCCC0
Child's Sword
France, Paris, 18th century
1923.1069CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.504CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.306CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.632©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.645©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Head
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo
1938.6BrassOverall: 29.9 x 21.6 x 20.4 cm (11 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Male Torso
Constantin Brancusi (Romanian, 1876-1957)
3205.1937BrassWithout base: 63.8 x 30.5 x 19.1 cm (25 1/8 x 12 x 7 1/2 in.)Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection©
Clapper
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo, possibly 19th century
1938.5BrassOverall: 36.2 x 9.9 cm (14 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Crucifix
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Cabinda, Kongo people
2010.444Brass, iron alloy, woodOverall: 44.7 x 22.2 x 3.2 cm (17 5/8 x 8 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Lavabo
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 15th century
1965.22BrassDiameter: 23.8 cm (9 3/8 in.); Overall: 36.9 x 46.4 cm (14 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Plaque
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin kingdom, Edo, possibly 16th to 17th century
1999.1BrassOverall: 45.7 x 38.1 cm (18 x 15 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Plaque
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo, possibly 16th-17th century
1953.425BrassOverall: 49.4 x 30.6 cm (19 7/16 x 12 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Surya, the Sun God
India, Kashmir, early 8th Century
1965.557BrassOverall: 50.4 cm (19 13/16 in.)Gift of Katharine Holden ThayerCCCC0
Crowned Buddha Seated on a Lion Throne
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1989.367BrassOverall: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
The Wade Cup with Animated Script
Iran, Seljuk Period, 13th Century
1944.485Brass inlaid with silverOverall: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.); Diameter: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Corpus (Crucified Christ)
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Cabinda, Kongo people
2010.445BrassOverall: 16.5 x 12.5 x 2.5 cm (6 1/2 x 4 15/16 x 1 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Close Helmet in Maximilian Style
Germany, 16th century
1916.1855Steel and brassOverall: 30.5 x 21.8 x 32 cm (12 x 8 9/16 x 12 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Two-Handled Cup
Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870-1956) and 1 other
1983.71BrassOverall: 18.8 x 27.9 x 18.3 cm (7 3/8 x 11 x 7 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Luxury Inlaid Container
Norther Iraq, Ayyubid period, 13th-14th century
1944.482Sheet brass, inlaid with silver and goldDiameter: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.); Overall: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.); Diameter of box: 10.1 cm (4 in.); Box: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Door Knocker from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1964.33BrassOverall: 14.6 x 10.5 cm (5 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Philip A. ChildCCCC0
Pair of Bracelets
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177.1BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang, 20th century
1976.177.2BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Tray Portraying Courtly Pleasures
Syria, Ayyubid Period, 13th century
1945.386Sheet brass inlaid with silverDiameter: 53.8 cm (21 3/16 in.); Overall: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Stirrups
England (?), 17th century
1919.49BrassOverall: 17.2 x 12.1 cm (6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pair of Stirrups
England (?), 17th century
1919.49.1BrassOverall: 17.2 x 12.1 cm (6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pair of Stirrups
England (?), 17th century
1919.49.2BrassOverall: 17.2 x 12.1 cm (6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Gold Weight :  Antelope
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1935.306Brass, bronzeOverall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)James Albert Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1973.220BrassOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Neck Ring
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.173BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Close Helmet in Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), 16th century
1916.1651Steel, brass rivetsOverall: 29.2 x 34.9 x 23.5 cm (11 1/2 x 13 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pipe
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon Bagam
1972.330BrassOverall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.176BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.175BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Breast and Backplates from a Maximilian Armor
Germany, Nuremberg(?), early 16th century
1916.1640Steel, brass rivetsGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Breastplate in the Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), early 16th century
1916.1640.aSteel, brass rivetsOverall: 48.3 x 40.3 x 16 cm (19 x 15 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Backplate in the Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), early 16th century
1916.1640.bSteel, brass rivetsOverall: 42 x 33.9 x 15.5 cm (16 9/16 x 13 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bracelet
Equatorial Africa, Gabon, Fang
1976.174BrassGift of Katherine C. White©
Stiletto with Grip Fashioned as Figures of Charity, Justice, and Hope
Italy, 17th century
1916.1709Steel, brass, ivoryOverall: 34 cm (13 3/8 in.); Blade: 23.3 cm (9 3/16 in.); Quillions: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Hauberk
Germany (?), first half 15th Century
1923.1120Steel and brass rings, riveted with modern buckles and strapsOverall: 76.2 cm (30 in.); Sleeves: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Mirror with Handle, Decorated with "Double Happiness" and Five Bats
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), workshop of Tang Wanheng
1995.401BrassDiameter: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Bowl with Geometric Designs
Syria, Damascus, Burji Mamluk period, 15th Century
1945.133Sheet brass, inlaid with silver and goldDiameter: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gothic Breastplate and Taces
North Italy, late 15th Century
1919.63Steel with brass rosette rivetsOverall: 41 x 31.7 x 14 cm (16 1/8 x 12 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba) Plovers in Waves
Japan, Edo period
1919.413BrassDiameter: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
No image available
West India, 16th-17th century
1932.116BrassOverall: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Schiavona Broadsword
Italy, Venice, 18th century
1916.698Steel, brass, leather and woodOverall: 100.3 cm (39 1/2 in.); Blade: 84.4 cm (33 1/4 in.); Grip: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.); Guard: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Figure
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asanti, 20th century
1962.243BrassOverall: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Hornung©
Candlestick
Eastern Anatolia, mid-13th to mid-14th Century
1951.539Sheet brass inlaid with silverOverall: 24.4 cm (9 5/8 in.); Diameter of base: 21.3 cm (8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1962.244Brass, bronzeOverall: 2.4 x 1.4 x 1.2 cm (15/16 x 9/16 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. HornungCCCC0
No image available
India, Ladakh, 12th century
1989.370BrassOverall: 23.7 cm (9 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Pricket Candlestick
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 16th century
1974.185Brass (hollow cast in three parts) and ironOverall: 45.5 x 19.6 cm (17 15/16 x 7 11/16 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Paul G. EckerCCCC0
Ecclesiastical Faldstool
Italy, 15th-16th century
1942.616Brass and ironOverall: 86.4 x 75.6 x 32.7 cm (34 x 29 3/4 x 12 7/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pendant Plaque with Bird and Alligator
Western Sudan, Ivory Coast, Senufo, mid-20th century
1971.98BrassOverall: 13.7 x 5.7 cm (5 3/8 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of Georges D. Rodrigues©
Black and White Morion (of Munich Town Guard)
Germany, late 16th Century
1919.57Steel, roped edge, decorative brass rivet washers as rosettes; black paintOverall: 25.4 x 36.2 x 23.2 cm (10 x 14 1/4 x 9 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Wheel-Lock Rifle
Germany, Bavaria (?), 17th century
1919.65Steel, brass, walnut stock inlaid with bone, horn and ivoryOverall: 77.5 cm (30 1/2 in.); Butt: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); Barrel: 49.8 cm (19 5/8 in.); Bore: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Animal Pendant
Western Sudan, Burkina Faso, Tusyan people, 20th century
1971.97BrassOverall: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of Georges D. Rodrigues©
Animal Pendant
Western Sudan, Burkina Faso, Tusyan, 20th century
1971.96BrassOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Georges D. Rodrigues©
Hornbill
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo, 20th century
1969.136BrassOverall: 4.8 x 8.7 cm (1 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.)Gift of the Estate of M. R. Permut in his memory©
Gold Weight: Fish
Africa, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1961.399Brass, bronzeOverall: 2.8 x 6.6 x 0.4 cm (1 1/8 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in.)Gift of William Ellery GreeneCCCC0
Salver
Afghanistan, Ghaznavid Period, 12th Century
1980.179BrassDiameter: 58 cm (22 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Gold Weight:  Geometric
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.265Brass, bronzeGift of Georges D. RodriguesCCCC0
Bodhisattva Padmapani
Western Tibet, 10th-11th century
1976.70Brass inlaid with silver and goldOverall: 26.2 cm (10 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Standing Buddha
1966.30Brass with silver and copper inlayOverall: 98.1 cm (38 5/8 in.); Base: 28.2 cm (11 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Dragon-headed Stand
Northern Iraq or Syria, Zengid or Ayyubid Period, 13th century
1952.8Cast brass inlaid with silverOverall: 7.2 x 19.2 cm (2 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Syria, Ayyubid, 13th century
1952.8.aCast brass inlaid with silverOverall: 7.2 x 19.2 cm (2 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Syria, Ayyubid, 13th century
1952.8.bCast brass inlaid with silverOverall: 7.2 x 19.2 cm (2 13/16 x 7 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1939.271Brass, enamelDiameter of base: 8 x 11.4 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of The Cleveland Art Association©
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, 1904-1994)
1939.271.aBrass, enamelDiameter of base: 8 x 11.4 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of The Cleveland Art Association©
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2 (lid)
America, Ohio, Cleveland, 20th century
1939.271.bBrass, enamelDiameter of base: 8 x 11.4 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of The Cleveland Art Association©
Gold Weight: Drum with Jaws of Defeated Enemies
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.266Brass, bronzeOverall: 3.6 x 5.3 cm (1 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin N. HaasCCCC0
Jug
Iran, Khurasan, Nishapur, Seljuk Period, 12th century
1985.22Cast brassDiameter: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Diameter of mouth: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Overall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.); Diameter of base: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Box in the Form of a Book
France, 19th century
1916.306Brass with painted (lacquered ?) decorations; remains of gilding, especially insideOverall: 9.6 x 6.4 x 1.6 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bracelet and Anklet
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century
1982.341Cast brassPart 1: 16 x 14.2 cm (6 5/16 x 5 9/16 in.); Part 2: 14.1 x 11.7 cm (5 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)Gift of Willett Rankin Wilson, in memory of Audley R. and Edna Moore Wilson©
Bracelet
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century
1982.341.1Cast brassOverall: 16 x 14.2 cm (6 5/16 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Willett Rankin Wilson, in memory of Audley R. and Edna Moore Wilson©
Anklet
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century
1982.341.2Cast brassOverall: 14.1 x 11.7 cm (5 9/16 x 4 5/8 in.)Gift of Willett Rankin Wilson, in memory of Audley R. and Edna Moore Wilson©
Knife
Central Africa,Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bangala, early 20th Century
1916.742Brass and ironOverall: 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.); Blade: 36.2 cm (14 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade©
Shield Boss
Italy, Renaissance Style
1916.1968Brass, gildedDiameter: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
"Normandie" Pitcher
Peter Müller-Munk (American, 1904-1967) and 1 other
1988.78Chrome-plated brassOverall: 30.5 x 24.2 x 7.7 cm (12 x 9 1/2 x 3 1/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Bracelet
Bulgaria, 19th century
1916.205BrassDiameter: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Double Bracelet
Hungary
1918.797BrassGift of Mrs. George Garretson Wade©
No image available
India, Kashmir, 9th century
1989.368BrassOverall: 18.9 cm (7 7/16 in.); Base: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Round Brass Box with Lid
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.425BrassDiameter: 6.4 x 9.2 cm (2 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Round Brass Box
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.425.aBrassDiameter: 6.4 x 9.2 cm (2 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Lid for a Round Brass Box
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.425.bBrassDiameter: 4.1 x 9.5 cm (1 5/8 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Buckle
Frankish(?), Migration period, 6th century
1975.106BrassOverall: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Pendant
Hungary
1916.210BrassOverall: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.295BrassOverall: 62.2 cm (24 1/2 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Wine Cup (pair)
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001BrassDiameter of mouth: 2.9 x 6.2 cm (1 1/8 x 2 7/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Wine Cup
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001.1BrassOverall: 2.9 x 6.2 cm (1 1/8 x 2 7/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Wine Cup
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001.2BrassGift of Henry B. Andrews©
Sword Guard (Tsuba) with Zhong Kui (Shōki) the Demon Queller
Japan, possibly Edo period
1915.90BrassOverall: 7.7 x 7.8 cm (3 1/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. DonaheyCCCC0
Ring
1916.635BrassDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.628BrassOverall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Ring
Africa, Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo
1969.582BrassThe Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Medal with Nine Antelope
R Thenot (French)
1937.214Brass(?)Overall: 4.9 x 7.6 cm (1 15/16 x 3 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Sword Guard
Japan, Mito School (?), Edo period
1919.417BrassDiameter: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.629BrassOverall: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Watch Fob
Russia, 18th-19th century
1918.795BrassOverall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Gift of Mrs. George Garretson WadeCCCC0
Belt with Buckle
Siam, 19th century
1918.794BrassOverall: 12.2 x 7.4 cm (4 13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. George Garretson WadeCCCC0
No image available
Siam, 19th century
1918.794.aBrassOverall: 64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. George Garretson WadeCCCC0
No image available
Siam, 19th century
1918.794.bBrassOverall: 12.2 x 7.4 cm (4 13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. George Garretson WadeCCCC0
No image available
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.454Wood, glass beads, brass, ironOverall: 40.8 x 16.1 x 27.3 cm (16 1/16 x 6 5/16 x 10 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.454.aWood, glass beads, brass, ironOverall: 40.8 x 16.1 x 27.3 cm (16 1/16 x 6 5/16 x 10 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
No image available
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.454.bWood, glass beads, brass, ironOverall: 40.8 x 16.1 x 27.3 cm (16 1/16 x 6 5/16 x 10 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Schiavona Broadsword
Italy, Venice, early 18th Century
1916.693Steel, leather, wood, brassOverall: 109.9 cm (43 1/4 in.); Blade: 94 cm (37 in.); Grip: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.); Guard: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Kohl Tube
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty to Roman Empire
1974.89Brass with blue enamel decorationDiameter: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); with cover: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty to Roman Empire
1974.89.aBrass with blue enamel decorationDiameter: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); with cover: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Ptolemaic Dynasty to Roman Empire
1974.89.bBrass with blue enamel decorationDiameter: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); Overall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Combined Priming Flask and Wheel-Lock Spanner
Germany or Austria, first half of 17th Century
1916.43Horn with brass and steel mountsOverall: 18.1 x 5.7 cm (7 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Muse with Violin Screen
Paul Fehér (Hungarian, 1898-1990) and 1 other
352.1996Wrought iron, brass; silver and gold platingOverall: 156.2 x 156.2 cm (61 1/2 x 61 1/2 in.)On loan from the Rose Iron Works Collections, LLC©
Hunting Sword
Netherlands, early 1700s
1916.1627Steel, wood, brassOverall: 81.3 cm (32 in.); Blade: 66.7 cm (26 1/4 in.); Guard: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Tilting Suit (composed)
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511Steel, leather straps, brass rivetsGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Proper Right Greave
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.lSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 31 cm (12 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bird Standard
Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast, Senufo
1974.204Wood and brassOverall: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Mantle Clock
Lenzkirch Clock Factory (German) and 1 other
2009.443Brass, mahoganyOverall: 40 x 22.9 x 8.9 cm (15 3/4 x 9 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Barry Bradley©
Round Box with Cover
Austria, 20th century
1930.478Enamel, brassDiameter: 4.9 x 8.3 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Round Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.aEnamel, brassDiameter: 4.9 x 8.3 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Round Box (cover)
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.bBrass, enamelDiameter: 4.9 x 8.3 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.480Brass, enamelDiameter: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.479Brass, enamelOverall: 11.3 x 8.9 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Executioner's Sword
Germany, late 17th Century
1916.1620Steel, wood, brass and copper wireOverall: 108.9 cm (42 7/8 in.); Blade: 85.7 cm (33 3/4 in.); Quillions: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.); Grip: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Figure Pair
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 19th century
1996.402Brass and ironOverall: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)Gift of Drs. James, Gladys, Jay, Jeffrey, and Jamie StrainCCCC0
Doorway from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1959.342Wood, leaded panes, and brass decorationOverall: 290 x 228.5 x 45.8 cm (114 3/16 x 89 15/16 x 18 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
"Waistcoat" Cuirass (Combined Breast and Backplates)
North Italy, 16th century
1916.1721Steel; brass rivets simulating buttonsOverall: 47.6 x 29.6 x 25.7 cm (18 3/4 x 11 5/8 x 10 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Officer's Plug Bayonette
England, 17th century
1916.1659Steel serrated blade, brass, and woodOverall: 46.6 cm (18 3/8 in.); Blade: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Quillions: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Grip: 15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1916.666Gilt brass over fabric covered woodOverall: 19.4 x 12.7 cm (7 5/8 x 5 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Lion-headed Stand
Northern Iraq or Syria, Zengid or Ayyubid period
1931.453Cast brass inlaid with silverOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.618Brass set with glassOverall: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731Brass with gilt gripOverall: 37.2 cm (14 5/8 in.); Blade: 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731.aBrass with gilt gripOverall: 37.2 cm (14 5/8 in.); Blade: 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Scabbard for Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731.bBrass with gilt gripOverall: 37.2 cm (14 5/8 in.); Blade: 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Rondache (Round Shield)
Italy, Milan, 16th century
1916.1504Etched and gilded steel with brass rivetsDiameter: 57.8 cm (22 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Incense Burner
Syria, Ayyubid Period, 13th Century
1937.26Brass inlaid with silverOverall: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.); Diameter of ridge at base: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.); Diameter of ridge at rim: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Bardiche (Pole Axe)
Germany or Russia, 16th century
1916.1563Steel, leather, brass; wood haftOverall: 178.5 cm (70 1/4 in.); Blade: 14.2 cm (5 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Small Sword
Germany, 18th century
1916.1501Steel, gilt-brass, porcelain gripOverall: 90.5 cm (35 5/8 in.); Blade: 76.9 cm (30 1/4 in.); Grip: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.); Hilt: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.611Engraved brass, semi-precious stonesOverall: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Sword
Germany (?), 14th century
1923.1121Iron; wood grip and brass pommel replacementsOverall: 79.4 cm (31 1/4 in.); Blade: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.); Quillions: 15.3 cm (6 in.); Grip: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Twelve-sided Ewer with Sphinxes and Humanheaded Inscriptions
Iran, Khurasan, Ilkhanid period, 14th century
1945.27Hammered sheet of brass inlaid with silverOverall: 44.8 cm (17 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Close Helmet (from a Small Garniture, perhaps for Siegmund Friedrich,...
Germany, Augsburg (?), 16th century
1916.1531Steel, etched and gilded, brass rivetsOverall: 40 x 35.5 x 23 cm (15 3/4 x 14 x 9 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pear Stalk Cabasset
North Italy, Brescia(?), late 16th Century
1916.1805Steel, etched, roped edge and brass rivetsOverall: 30.5 x 36.8 x 18.4 cm (12 x 14 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Tambour Desk
Thomas Seymour (American, 1771-1848) and 1 other
1987.11Mahogany, brass and enamel pullsOverall: 105.4 x 96 x 49.9 cm (41 1/2 x 37 13/16 x 19 5/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.630Brass, engraved and set with glassDiameter: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Luxury Ewer Extending Good Fortune to the Owner
Ahmad al-Dhaki al-Mawsili (Iraq)
1956.11Brass inlaid with silver; lid and base added laterDiameter: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.); Overall: 37.9 cm (14 15/16 in.); Diameter of base: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China
1947.581Brass stem decorated with incised patterns, ivory mouthpieceOverall: 53.4 cm (21 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Bishop's Mantle (Cape)
European (German or Swiss?), early 16th century
1921.1256Riveted steel (some brass) rings; reinforced collarOverall (display): 55.9 x 53.3 x 27.9 cm (22 x 21 x 11 in.); Laid flat: 95.8 cm (37 11/16 in.); Diameter: 1 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Flintlock Pistol
Johann Andreas Kuchenreuter (German, 1716-1795)
1918.76Steel, walnut stock, brass mounts, barrel inlaid with gold, brass, and silverOverall: 25.7 cm (10 1/8 in.); Barrel: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.); Bore: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Clock
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732) and 1 other
1967.153Tortoise shell and brass inlay, gilt bronzeOverall: 113.7 cm (44 3/4 in.)Gift of Family and Friends in honor of Emery May Holden Norweb and Raymond Henry Norweb on their fiftieth wedding anniversaryCCCC0
Snuff Container
Southern Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe or Mozambique, Northern Nguni or Shona, 19th or 20th century
2010.200Gourd, copper and brass wireOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Neck Ornament
South Africa, Northern Nguni people, 19th or 20th century
2010.207Glass beads, sinew, brass buttonsOverall: 68.6 cm (27 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pipe
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pyaang, 20th century
1976.181Wood, brass, and ironOverall: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Saint John the Evangelist
South Netherlands, probably Malines, 15th century
1951.315Gilt bronze or brassWithout base: 29.9 x 11.8 cm (11 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hauberk
European, 15th century
1916.1918Steel and brass ringsDiameter: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Overall: 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.613Brass or bronze gilt, engraved and set with three onxy stonesOverall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
No image available
Italian or French
1916.1973BrassOverall: 7 x 4.8 cm (2 3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols
Franco-Flemish, Liège, early 18th century
1916.50Steel with gold inlay, gilt-brass mounts; walnut burl stock; chiseled high-relief decorationOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Barrel: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.); Bore: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols (1 of 2)
Franco-Flemish, Liège, early 18th century
1916.50.1Steel with gold inlay, gilt-brass mounts; walnut burl stock; chiseled high-relief decorationOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Barrel: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.); Bore: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pair of Flintlock Pistols (2 of 2)
Franco-Flemish, Liège, early 18th Century
1916.50.2Steel with gold inlay, gilt-brass mounts; walnut burl stock; chiseled high-relief decorationOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Barrel: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.); Bore: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Small Sword
France, 17th century
1916.1485Steel, iron, silver inlay; wood and brass wireOverall: 90.8 cm (35 3/4 in.); Blade: 74.1 cm (29 3/16 in.); Guard: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.cSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 45.2 x 37.2 x 17.8 cm (17 13/16 x 14 5/8 x 7 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.dSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 42.8 x 35 x 17.5 cm (16 7/8 x 13 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.eSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 58.5 x 15.8 cm (23 1/16 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.fSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 62.5 x 16 cm (24 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.gSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.hSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 45.2 x 17.9 cm (17 13/16 x 7 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.iSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 26.6 x 22.1 cm (10 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. Severance©
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.jSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsOverall: 25.1 x 22.6 cm (9 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. Severance©
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Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.kSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Les Insectes Nocturnes
Juan Luis Buñuel (Spanish, 1934-)
1984.193Bronze, brass, and copper wireOverall: 48.2 x 43.8 x 25.4 cm (19 x 17 1/4 x 10 in.)Gift of Henry Steinberg in memory of his wife, Lillian B. Steinberg©
Two-Handed Sword with Flamboyant Blade
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.71Steel, leather and wood grip with brass rivets; bronze pommelOverall: 168.9 cm (66 1/2 in.); Blade: 118.7 cm (46 3/4 in.); Quillions: 50.5 cm (19 7/8 in.); Grip: 49.2 cm (19 3/8 in.); Ricasso: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Patron (Cartridge Box)
Germany, early 17th Century
1916.1911Steel sheet, over wood, brass; leather base; embossed decorationsDiameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.); Overall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Armchair
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933) and 1 other
1990.91Primavera with inlays of brass an various woodsOverall: 82.9 x 63.2 x 64.3 cm (32 5/8 x 24 7/8 x 25 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Half Armor for the Foot Tournament
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299Etched and gilded steel, brass rivets, leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 31.7 x 27.7 x 21.6 cm (12 1/2 x 10 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.aSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 31.7 x 27.7 x 21.6 cm (12 1/2 x 10 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.cSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 46.5 x 33.8 cm (18 5/16 x 13 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.eSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 67.5 cm (26 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.fSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 66.9 cm (26 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.gSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 67.5 cm (26 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.hSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 66.9 cm (26 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.iSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 22.9 cm (9 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.jSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 23.2 cm (9 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.kSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 21.3 x 28.7 cm (8 3/8 x 11 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.lSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 21.4 x 29.7 cm (8 7/16 x 11 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child
South Netherlands, Brabant, late 14th-early 15th century
1975.174Bronze or brass (solid cast)Overall: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester D. TrippCCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1918.65Leather (cuir bouilli) with embossed and fluted decoration; brass funnelOverall: 17.2 x 11.9 cm (6 3/4 x 4 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022Iron, wood, and brassOverall: 57.4 cm (22 5/8 in.); Blade: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022.aIron, wood, and brassOverall: 57.4 cm (22 5/8 in.); Blade: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Linstock
France, 17th century
1916.1786Steel; octagonal wood haft covered with green velvet, brass studsOverall: 201 cm (79 1/8 in.); Blade: 25.2 cm (9 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
Germany, 16th century
37.2008Steel; leather; brassLent by The Royal Armouries, Leeds©
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250Linen; gold velvet; steel; brassOverall: 56.5 x 47.6 cm (22 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Desk and Bookcase
attributed to John Townsend (American, 1732-1809)
2012.43"plum pudding" mahogany, red cedar, chestnut, white pine, brassOverall: 240 x 108 x 64.8 cm (94 1/2 x 42 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.)Gift of Harvey Buchanan in memory of Penelope Draper Buchanan and Dorothy Tuckerman DraperCCCC0
No image available
attributed to John Townsend (American, 1732-1809)
2012.43.a"plum pudding" mahogany, red cedar, chestnut, white pine, brassOverall: 240 x 108 x 64.8 cm (94 1/2 x 42 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.); Bottom: 121.9 x 107.9 x 36.5 cm (48 x 42 1/2 x 14 3/8 in.)Gift of Harvey Buchanan in memory of Penelope Draper Buchanan and Dorothy Tuckerman DraperCCCC0
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attributed to John Townsend (American, 1732-1809)
2012.43.b"plum pudding" mahogany, red cedar, chestnut, white pine, brassOverall: 240 x 108 x 64.8 cm (94 1/2 x 42 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.); Top: 107.4 x 113.3 x 64.5 cm (42 5/16 x 44 5/8 x 25 3/8 in.)Gift of Harvey Buchanan in memory of Penelope Draper Buchanan and Dorothy Tuckerman DraperCCCC0
Cranequin
France (?), late 15th Century
1916.2082Steel and brass; incised decoration; pierced traceried Gothic windowsRack: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.); Crank: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Gear housing: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Powder horn
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1989.351Jadeite, iron inlaid with brassOverall: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Pikeman’s Armor
Netherlands, Dutch or Flemish, 17th century
1923.1063Steel with brass rivets and black paintGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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Netherlands, Dutch or Flemish, 17th century
1923.1063.aSteel with brass rivets and black paintOverall: 38.5 x 26 x 23.5 cm (15 3/16 x 10 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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England, Greenwich (?), 17th century
1923.1063.bSteel with brass rivets and black paintOverall: 38.7 x 35.6 cm (15 1/4 x 14 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
England, Greenwich (?), 17th century
1923.1063.cSteel with brass rivets and black paintOverall: 33 x 32.4 cm (13 x 12 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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England, Greenwich (?), 17th century
1923.1063.dSteel with brass rivets and black paintOverall: 33 x 32.4 cm (13 x 12 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Suit of Armor
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946Iron, steel, leather and brass rivetsOverall: 34.5 x 20 x 31.2 cm (13 9/16 x 7 7/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Close Helmet for the Field
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946.aIron, steel, leather and brass rivetsOverall: 34.5 x 20 x 31.2 cm (13 9/16 x 7 7/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Peaked Morion
North Italy, Milan?, 16th century
1916.1085Etched russet steel with traces of gilding; roped brim, brass plume holderOverall: 35.4 x 23.7 x 26.7 cm (13 15/16 x 9 5/16 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people
2010.451Wood, glass beads, brass, copper, iron, human teeth, antelope horn, hide, animal hair, minerals, plant fibersOverall: 64 x 24.5 x 24 cm (25 3/16 x 9 5/8 x 9 7/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Helmet
North India, 17th century
1919.62Steel with gold and brassOverall: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); Diameter: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Suku, early 20th century
1975.167Wood, brass, and fiberOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Powder Flask
Germany, 17th century
1916.57Walnut inlaid with horn in concentric circles; turned bone funnel with brass spring cap; iron suspension loopsDiameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Halberd
France, early 17th century
1916.1797Steel, pierced; appliqué masks in brass; octagonal wood haft with studs and leather strapsOverall: 239 cm (94 1/8 in.); Blade: 48 cm (18 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bodhisattva  Manjushri: Lord of Wisdom
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 11th-12th century
1960.285Image of gilded copper, pedestal and mandorla of brassOverall: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.); Part 1: 6.5 x 15.5 x 11.9 cm (2 9/16 x 6 1/8 x 4 11/16 in.); Part 2: 41.9 x 15.2 cm (16 1/2 x 6 in.); Part 3: 16.5 x 8.5 cm (6 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Covered Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94Earthenware with brass coverDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of Henry H. Hawley in memory of Berenice H. Kent©
Covered Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94.aEarthenware with brass coverDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of Henry H. Hawley in memory of Berenice H. Kent©
Covered Bowl (lid)
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94.bEarthenware with brass coverDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of Henry H. Hawley in memory of Berenice H. Kent©
Burgonet with Hinged Cheek Pieces
North Italy, 16th century
1916.1086Steel with brass rivets, roped edges terminating in decorative spiral; fragments of leather linerOverall: 37 x 31.2 x 19.2 cm (14 9/16 x 12 5/16 x 7 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Parade Spear
Germany, Augsburg?, 16th century
1916.1789Steel, etched; brass lugs; hexagonal wood haft with leather straps; woolen tasselOverall: 208.2 cm (81 15/16 in.); Blade: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Scroll Box with Dragon and Phoenix Design
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1990.15Lacquered wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl and twisted brass and copper wireOverall: 11.5 x 11.6 x 87 cm (4 1/2 x 4 9/16 x 34 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Republic of the Congo or Democratic Republic of the Congo, Teke people
2010.431Wood, fabric, brassOverall: 23.5 x 7.5 x 8 cm (9 1/4 x 2 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.); without base: 23.3 cm (9 3/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Female Figure
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people
2010.452Wood, brass, animal hair, antelope tuskOverall: 34.8 x 6.2 x 14.5 cm (13 11/16 x 2 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Cabasset
Italy, 16th century
1919.56Steel, black paint, brass rosette rivetsOverall: 18.4 x 25.7 x 21.6 cm (7 1/4 x 10 1/8 x 8 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Work Table
America, Massachusetts, Boston, 19th century
1981.75Maple, brass hardwareOverall: 69.9 x 51.5 x 40 cm (27 1/2 x 20 1/4 x 15 3/4 in.)Gift of Miss Elizabeth BartolCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1916.721Iron, wood, and brassOverall: 36.1 cm (14 3/16 in.); Blade: 24.7 cm (9 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade©
No image available
Germany, Augsburg, 15th century
9.2017Forged iron, brass, leatherLent by the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Hofjagd- und Rüstkammer, Vienna©
Hand Cannon
Japan, Edo period
1919.45Bronze and brassOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Hauberk
Europe, 15th century
1916.1897Very fine rings; border of brass rings at bottom edgeDiameter: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.); Overall: 145.5 cm (57 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bodhisattva Maitreya: The Future Buddha
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 12th century
1982.48Silver inlaid with turquoise, copper, brass and gold; gilt bronze lotusOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Katar dagger
India, Mughal
1985.119Iron handle with gold inlay; steel blade; wooden sheath with velvet cover, brass boss, iron tip with gold inlayOverall: 45.6 x 8.2 cm (17 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Gift of Morris and Eleanor EverettCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bangala, early 20th Century
1916.743Iron, wood, and brassOverall: 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.); Blade: 41.4 cm (16 5/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Covered Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511Copper with brass handlesOverall: 12.7 x 13.4 cm (5 x 5 1/4 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Covered Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.aCopper with brass handlesOverall: 12.7 x 13.4 cm (5 x 5 1/4 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Covered Pot (lid)
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.bCopper with brass handlesThe India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Bath Pail (satl)
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period, late 16th-early 17th century
1969.291Cast brass, turned, engraved, inlaid with black compound (niello)Overall: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.); Diameter of base: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.); Diameter of rim: 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)Gift of Rosenberg & Stiebel, Inc.CCCC0
Single-Edged Knife (Scramasax)
Merovingian, Migration period, 6th-7th Century
1926.429Iron, brass, gold foil, gold wire, gemstonesOverall: 54.3 x 6.4 cm (21 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35Painted wood panel within enameled brass frameUnframed: 6.5 x 6 x 0.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/16 in.); Closed: 7.3 x 6.9 x 3.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Open and extended: 7 x 19.1 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harry F. StrattonCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: The Resurrection and Anastasis
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.aPainted wood panel within enameled brass frameUnframed: 6.5 x 6 x 0.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/16 in.); Closed: 7.3 x 6.9 x 3.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Open and extended: 7 x 19.1 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harry F. StrattonCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: The Crucifixion
Byzantium. Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.bPainted wood panel within enameled brass frameUnframed: 6.5 x 6.2 x 0.7 cm (2 9/16 x 2 7/16 x 1/4 in.); Closed: 7.3 x 6.9 x 3.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Open and extended: 7 x 19.1 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harry F. StrattonCCCC0
Portable Triptych Icon: Adoration of the Miracle-Working Icon of the...
Byzantium, Russia, Moscow?, Byzantine period, 17th century
1961.35.cPainted wood panel within enameled brass frameUnframed: 6.2 x 6 x 0.5 cm (2 7/16 x 2 3/8 x 3/16 in.); Closed: 7.3 x 6.9 x 3.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Open and extended: 7 x 19.1 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harry F. StrattonCCCC0
Cuff
Winifred Mason (American, 1912-1993)
2019.38Copper, brass10.2 cm (4 in.)Sundry Art - Decorative Arts Fund©
Hair-Pipe Necklace
America, Native North American, Plains, Nakota (Yankton Sioux) people, early 20th century
1932.50Cow bone beads, glass beads, brass beads, silk ribbon, metal coin, native-tanned hide or rawhide stringing, vegetable-tanned hide separatorsOverall: 236.2 cm (93 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Cap
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, early 20th century
1994.88Basketry, fabric, glass beads, cowrie shells, brassDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
Ceremonial Hoe
Africa, South Africa, possibly Zulu peoples, early 20th century
1915.496Wood, brassOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Matchlock musket
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828Wood, steel, brass, mother-of-pearl inlay, and leatherOverall: 103.5 cm (40 3/4 in.); Barrel: 68.3 cm (26 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Front Metal Plate
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.hMetal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 14.6 x 14.6 x 2.9 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Back Metal Plate
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.iMetal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 14.6 x 14.6 x 2.9 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1018.aForged iron, wood, copper and brassOverall: 49.8 cm (19 5/8 in.); Blade: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
No image available
India, Modern
286.1917BrassGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust©
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.70Enamel on brassDiameter: 11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, 19th-20th century
1939.305Bamboo and brassOverall: 20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
No image available
Burma, 19th century
1922.516BrassOverall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Gift of Dr. H. C. Bumpus, Brown UniversityCCCC0
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.723Forged iron, brass grip and pommelOverall: 44.8 cm (17 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity, 18th century
1990.96Mahogany and pine, brass hardware, gildingOverall: 241.9 x 106 x 56.5 cm (95 1/4 x 41 3/4 x 22 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Lawrence HitchcockCCCC0
Ball-Butted Miquelet-Lock Pistol
Caucasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1918.69Steel, brass, silver; gold inlayOverall: 53 cm (20 7/8 in.); Barrel: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.); Bore: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Comb
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo or Angola, possibly Chokwe people, 20th century
1929.396Wood and brassThe Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.320Bamboo and brassOverall: 30.7 cm (12 1/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
No image available
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689.cBrassOverall: 3.6 x 22.3 x 4.2 cm (1 7/16 x 8 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.342Wood and brassOverall: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, 19th-20th century
1939.317Bamboo and brassOverall: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
No image available
India, Benares, 19th century
1922.320BrassOverall: 35.6 x 33 cm (14 x 13 in.)Gift of Mrs. Theodore SimmonsCCCC0
No image available
India
1916.566BrassOverall: 38.8 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.440Iron with brass inlayDiameter: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.528Iron with brass inlayAverage: 9 x 9.3 cm (3 9/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba) with Camellia (Tsubaki)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.521Iron with brass inlayAverage: 8.3 x 8.3 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.314Bamboo, metal, and brassOverall: 27.4 cm (10 13/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Vamplate
Germany, 16th century
1916.1945Steel with scalloped edge; brass rivetsDiameter: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.); Overall: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.530Iron with brass inlayDiameter: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba) Flowers by Fence
Japan, Edo period
1919.409Iron with brass inlayAverage: 5.8 x 7 cm (2 5/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.537Iron with brass inlayDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.449Iron with brass inlayDiameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Scepter
Ovimbundu people, Angola, Central Africa, Africa, late 19th or early 20th century
2015.155Wood, metal, brass, fiberOverall: 57.5 x 4.5 x 5.5 cm (22 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Anita J. GlazeCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.486Iron witih brass inlayDiameter: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.517Iron with brass inlayDiameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.316Bamboo, silver, and brassOverall: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Achala
Nepal, 14th century
1989.1069Brass or bronze; turquoiseOverall: 10.8 x 6.7 cm (4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Seated Vasudhara
Nepal, 14th century
1989.1068Brass or bronze; turquoiseOverall: 10.2 x 7.6 cm (4 x 3 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Somebody's Luggage (Miniature Wedding Album of Tom Thumb and Lavinia...
Mathew Brady (American, 1823-1896)
2015.51Brass photographic locket with 12 miniature albumen printsOverall: 2.7 x 2 x 1 cm (1 1/16 x 13/16 x 3/8 in.); Each: 2.3 x 2 cm (7/8 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Herbert Ascherman, Jr.CCCC0
Center Table
Gustave Herter Firm (American)
1984.39Rosewood with marquetry of various woods, brass inlay and gildingOverall: 74.9 x 143.2 x 90.8 cm (29 1/2 x 56 3/8 x 35 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.302Bamboo, brass, and ironOverall: 25.2 cm (9 15/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Child's Sword
France, Paris, 18th century
1923.1069Stainless steel, silver and brass wire inlayOverall: 70.5 cm (27 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Bracelet
1916.516Iron base with brass stripDiameter: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.504Iron with brass bound edgeDiameter: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo Period
1939.306Wood, silver, brass, and copperOverall: 19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. NortonCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.632Gilt brass set with quartzOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.645Brass set with agate and jadeOverall: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©