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Medium: Brass (320)
Male Torso
Constantin Brancusi (Romanian, 1876-1957)
3205.1937©
Lavabo
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 15th century
1965.22CCCC0
The Wade Cup with Animated Script
Iran, Seljuk Period, 13th Century
1944.485CCCC0
Two-Handled Cup
Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870-1956) and 1 other
1983.71©
Surya, the Sun God
India, Kashmir, early 8th Century
1965.557CCCC0
Door Knocker from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1964.33CCCC0
No image available
Arthur George (Art) Smith, (American, 1917-1982)
2020.91©
Crowned Buddha Seated on a Lion Throne
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1989.367CCCC0
Mirror with Handle, Decorated with "Double Happiness" and Five Bats
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), workshop of Tang Wanheng
1995.401CCCC0
Gold Weight: Drum with Jaws of Defeated Enemies
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.266CCCC0
Pricket Candlestick
South Netherlands, Valley of the Meuse, 16th century
1974.185CCCC0
Wheel-Lock Rifle
Germany, Bavaria (?), 17th century
1919.65CCCC0
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
Wine Cup
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001.1©
Wine Cup
North Korea, Yochon, unassigned
2000.1001.2©
Close Helmet in Maximilian Style
Germany, Nuremberg(?), 16th century
1916.1651CCCC0
Luxury Inlaid Container
Norther Iraq, Ayyubid period, 13th-14th century
1944.482CCCC0
Tray Portraying Courtly Pleasures
Syria, Ayyubid Period, 13th century
1945.386CCCC0
Bowl with Geometric Designs
Syria, Damascus, Burji Mamluk period, 15th Century
1945.133CCCC0
Hauberk
Germany (?), first half 15th Century
1923.1120CCCC0
Candlestick
Eastern Anatolia, mid-13th to mid-14th Century
1951.539CCCC0
Close Helmet in Maximilian Style
Germany, 16th century
1916.1855CCCC0
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
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
Gothic Breastplate and Taces
North Italy, late 15th Century
1919.63CCCC0
Schiavona Broadsword
Italy, Venice, 18th century
1916.698CCCC0
Lion-headed Stand
Northern Iraq or Syria, Zengid or Ayyubid period
1931.453CCCC0
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1939.271©
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 1904-1994)
1939.271.a©
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2 (lid)
America, Ohio, Cleveland, 20th century
1939.271.b©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.629©
Salver
Afghanistan, Ghaznavid Period, 12th Century
1980.179CCCC0
Cuff
Winifred Mason (American, 1912-1993)
2019.38©
No image available
India, Ladakh, 12th century
1989.370CCCC0
Ecclesiastical Faldstool
Italy, 15th-16th century
1942.616CCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1916.666CCCC0
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
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
Poppy Filigree Table Lamp
probably by Clara Wolcott Driscoll (American, 1861-1944) and 1 other
2018.275©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.628©
Bracelet
Bulgaria, 19th century
1916.205CCCC0
Bodhisattva Padmapani
Western Tibet, 10th-11th century
1976.70CCCC0
Clock
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732) and 1 other
1967.153CCCC0
Jug
Iran, Khurasan, Nishapur, Seljuk Period, 12th century
1985.22CCCC0
Buckle
Frankish(?), Migration period, 6th century
1975.106CCCC0
Container
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.425©
Container (base)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
1939.425.a©
Container (lid)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) or Taishō period
1939.425.b©
Tilting Suit (composed)
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511CCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.aCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.bCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.cCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.dCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.eCCCC0
No image available
Germany and Spain, 16th century
1916.1511.fCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.gCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.hCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.iCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.jCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.kCCCC0
Proper Right Greave
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.lCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.mCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.295CCCC0
Pendant
Hungary
1916.210©
Medal with Nine Antelope
R Thenot (French)
1937.214©
Covered Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511CCCC0
Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.aCCCC0
Cover for a Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.bCCCC0
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
Box in the Form of a Book
France, 19th century
1916.306CCCC0
Armchair
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848-1933) and 1 other
1990.91CCCC0
Tambour Desk
Thomas Seymour (American, 1771-1848) and 1 other
1987.11CCCC0
"Normandie" Pitcher
Peter Müller-Munk (American, 1904-1967) and 1 other
1988.78©
Executioner's Sword
Germany, late 17th Century
1916.1620CCCC0
Saint John the Evangelist
South Netherlands, probably Malines, 15th century
1951.315CCCC0
Bardiche (Pole Axe)
Germany or Russia, 16th century
1916.1563CCCC0
Twelve-sided Ewer with Sphinxes and Humanheaded Inscriptions
Iran, Khurasan, Ilkhanid period, 14th century
1945.27CCCC0
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.bCCCC0
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.dCCCC0
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
Small Sword
Germany, 18th century
1916.1501CCCC0
Shield Boss
Italy, Renaissance Style
1916.1968CCCC0
Doorway from the Isaac Gillet House, Painesville, Ohio
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847) and 1 other
1959.342CCCC0
Rondache (Round Shield)
Italy, Milan, 16th century
1916.1504CCCC0
Virgin and Child
South Netherlands, Brabant, late 14th-early 15th century
1975.174CCCC0
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.479©
Mantle Clock
Lenzkirch Clock Factory (German) and 1 other
2009.443©
No image available
India, Kashmir, 9th century
1989.368CCCC0
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.480©
Round Box with Cover
Austria, 20th century
1930.478©
Round Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.a©
Cover for a Round Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.b©
Bishop's Mantle (Cape)
European (German or Swiss?), early 16th century
1921.1256CCCC0
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
Schiavona Broadsword
Italy, Venice, early 18th Century
1916.693CCCC0
Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity
1990.96CCCC0
Desk Section of a Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity
1990.96.aCCCC0
Bookcase Section of a Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity
1990.96.bCCCC0
Brass Horse
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.280©
Les Insectes Nocturnes
Juan Luis Buñuel (Spanish, 1934-)
1984.193©
No image available
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
2020.69©
Brass Dog
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.272©
Brass Bird
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.278©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.618©
Brass Cat
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.273©
Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731©
Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731.a©
Scabbard for Dagger
Northeast India
1916.731.b©
Brass Camel
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.476©
Luxury Ewer Extending Good Fortune to the Owner
Ahmad al-Dhaki al-Mawsili (Iraq)
1956.11CCCC0
Brass Police Dogs
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.73©
Brass Gazelle
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.74©
Brass Horses
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.75©
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
Brass Human
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.275©
Powder horn
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1989.351CCCC0
Brass Dog
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.277©
Brass Horned Animal
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.279©
Brass Dog (?)
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.276©
Brass Dog (?)
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.274©
Brass Dog
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.271©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.611©
Hunting Sword
Netherlands, early 1700s
1916.1627CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.630©
Two-Handed Sword with Flamboyant Blade
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.71CCCC0
Combined Priming Flask and Wheel-Lock Spanner
Germany or Austria, first half of 17th Century
1916.43CCCC0
Work Table
America, Massachusetts, Boston, 19th century
1981.75CCCC0
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250CCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1918.65CCCC0
Helmet
North India, 17th century
1919.62CCCC0
Linstock
France, 17th century
1916.1786CCCC0
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.581CCCC0
Officer's Plug Bayonette
England, 17th century
1916.1659CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.613©
Incense Burner
Syria, Ayyubid Period, 13th Century
1937.26CCCC0
Peaked Morion
North Italy, Milan?, 16th century
1916.1085CCCC0
Pear Stalk Cabasset
North Italy, Brescia(?), late 16th Century
1916.1805CCCC0
Bath Pail (satl)
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period, late 16th-early 17th century
1969.291CCCC0
Halberd
France, early 17th century
1916.1797CCCC0
Sword
Germany (?), 14th century
1923.1121CCCC0
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
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
Flintlock Pistol
Johann Andreas Kuchenreuter (German, 1716-1795)
1918.76CCCC0
Burgonet with Hinged Cheek Pieces
North Italy, 16th century
1916.1086CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people
2010.451CCCC0
Katar dagger
India, Mughal
1985.119CCCC0
Single-Edged Knife (Scramasax)
Merovingian, Migration period, 6th-7th Century
1926.429CCCC0
Matchlock musket
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828CCCC0
Small Sword
France, 17th century
1916.1485CCCC0
Powder Flask
Germany, 17th century
1916.57CCCC0
Suit of Armor
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946CCCC0
Close Helmet for the Field
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946.aCCCC0
Bodhisattva Maitreya: The Future Buddha
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 12th century
1982.48CCCC0
Hauberk
European, 15th century
1916.1918CCCC0
Patron (Cartridge Box)
Germany, early 17th Century
1916.1911CCCC0
Center Table
Gustave Herter Firm (American)
1984.39CCCC0
No image available
Italian or French
1916.1973CCCC0
Hair-Pipe Necklace
America, Native North American, Plains, Nakota (Yankton Sioux) people, early 20th century
1932.50©
Cranequin
France (?), late 15th Century
1916.2082CCCC0
Covered Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94©
Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94.a©
Cover for a Bowl
Potter Studios (American) and 1 other
1990.94.b©
Parade Spear
Germany, Augsburg?, 16th century
1916.1789CCCC0
Card Table
America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19th century
1987.52CCCC0
No image available
Burma, 19th century
1922.516CCCC0
No image available
Iran, Safavid period
1940.689.cCCCC0
Hand Cannon
Japan, Edo period
1919.45CCCC0
No image available
India
1916.566©
No image available
India, Benares, 19th century
1922.320CCCC0
Cabasset
Italy, 16th century
1919.56CCCC0
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.70©
Bodhisattva  Manjushri: Lord of Wisdom
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 11th-12th century
1960.285CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.440CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.486CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.517CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.305CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba) with Camellia (Tsubaki)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.521CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.530CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.528CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.342CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
1939.317CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.537CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.320CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.449CCCC0
Hauberk
Europe, 15th century
1916.1897CCCC0
No image available
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560CCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Front Metal Plate
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.hCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Back Metal Plate
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.iCCCC0
Sword Guard
Japan, Edo period
1919.417CCCC0
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.504CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.314CCCC0
Achala
Nepal, 14th century
1989.1069CCCC0
Seated Vasudhara
Nepal, 14th century
1989.1068CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.316CCCC0
Brass Greyhound
Austria, 20th century
1937.231©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.302CCCC0
Ball-Butted Miquelet-Lock Pistol
Caucasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1918.69CCCC0
Vamplate
Germany, 16th century
1916.1945CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.632©
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.306CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.636©
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.599CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.645©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.623©
Child's Sword
France, Paris, 18th century
1923.1069CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.308CCCC0
Child's Sword
France, Paris, 18th century
1923.1070CCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Meiji period
1939.311CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.646©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.647©
Circular Box
Paul Christofle (French, 1838-1907)
1997.262CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.644©
Sword
Eastern Tibet
1916.1008CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.606©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.631©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.639©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.634©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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©
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
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
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©
Surya, the Sun God
India, Kashmir, early 8th Century
1965.557BrassOverall: 50.4 cm (19 13/16 in.)Gift of Katharine Holden ThayerCCCC0
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
No image available
Arthur George (Art) Smith, (American, 1917-1982)
2020.91Brass10.2 x 7.3 x 7.3 cm (4 x 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 in.)Gift of Siegelson, New York©
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
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
Gold Weight: Drum with Jaws of Defeated Enemies
Guinea Coast, Ghana, Asante, 19th century
1969.266BrassOverall: 3.6 x 5.3 cm (1 7/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin N. HaasCCCC0
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
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
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
Wine Cup (pair)
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©
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Sword Guard (Tsuba) Plovers in Waves
Japan, Edo period
1919.413BrassDiameter: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
Celestial Forms, Pyx No. 2
Kenneth F. Bates (American, Cleveland, 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, Cleveland, 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©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.629BrassOverall: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
No image available
West India, 16th-17th century
1932.116BrassOverall: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Salver
Afghanistan, Ghaznavid Period, 12th Century
1980.179BrassDiameter: 58 cm (22 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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
Cuff
Winifred Mason (American, 1912-1993)
2019.38Copper, brass10.2 cm (4 in.)Museum purchase from various donors by exchange©
No image available
India, Ladakh, 12th century
1989.370BrassOverall: 23.7 cm (9 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
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
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
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
No image available
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
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
Poppy Filigree Table Lamp
probably by Clara Wolcott Driscoll (American, 1861-1944) and 1 other
2018.275Leaded glass, blown glass, brass, bronzeHeight: 58.5 x 42 cm (23 1/16 x 16 9/16 in.); Shade diameter: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)Bequest of Charles Maurer©
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
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.628BrassOverall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Ring
1916.635BrassDiameter: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
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©
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
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
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
Buckle
Frankish(?), Migration period, 6th century
1975.106BrassOverall: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Container
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
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©
Container (base)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) to Taishō period
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©
Container (lid)
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912) or Taishō period
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©
Tilting Suit (composed)
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511Steel, leather straps, brass rivetsGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.aSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 29 x 25.5 cm (11 7/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.bSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsPart 1: 28.5 x 27.5 cm (11 1/4 x 10 13/16 in.); Part 2: 29 x 29.2 cm (11 7/16 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.cSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 42.3 x 32 x 14.2 cm (16 5/8 x 12 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.dSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 44.2 cm (17 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.eSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
Germany and Spain, 16th century
1916.1511.fSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.gSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 21.6 x 13 cm (8 1/2 x 5 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.hSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 28.2 x 22.3 cm (11 1/8 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.iSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 28 x 22.6 cm (11 x 8 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.jSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 44.8 cm (17 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.kSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 43.7 cm (17 3/16 in.)Gift 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
No image available
South Germany, 16th century
1916.1511.mSteel, leather straps, brass rivetsOverall: 33.5 cm (13 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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
Pendant
Hungary
1916.210BrassOverall: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
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©
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
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
Cover for a Pot
firm of Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920)
1966.511.bCopper with brass handlesThe India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
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
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
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
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
"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©
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
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
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
"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
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
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
No image available
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
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.bSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsDiameter: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.); Overall: 16.7 x 30 cm (6 9/16 x 11 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
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
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.dSteel, etched and gilded; brass rivets; leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 34.3 x 34.5 cm (13 1/2 x 13 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
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
Shield Boss
Italy, Renaissance Style
1916.1968Brass, gildedDiameter: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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©
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©
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
No image available
Germany, 16th century
37.2008Steel; leather; brassLent by The Royal Armouries, Leeds©
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.480Brass, enamelDiameter: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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©
Cover for a Round Box
Austria, 20th century
1930.478.bBrass, enamelDiameter: 4.9 x 8.3 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
Pikeman’s Armor
Netherlands, Dutch or Flemish, 17th century
1923.1063Steel with brass rivets and black paintGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
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
Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity
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
Desk Section of a Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity
1990.96.aMahogany 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
Bookcase Section of a Desk and Bookcase
America, Massachusetts, Boston or vicinity
1990.96.bMahogany 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
Brass Horse
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.280Cut sheet brassOverall: 7.6 cm (3 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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©
No image available
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
2020.69Mahogany, mahogany veneer, brassOverall: 125 x 69 x 37 cm (49 3/16 x 27 3/16 x 14 9/16 in.)James Parmelee Fund©
Brass Dog
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.272Cut sheet brassOverall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Bird
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.278Cut sheet brassOverall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.618Brass set with glassOverall: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Brass Cat
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.273Cut sheet brassOverall: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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©
Brass Camel
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.476Cut sheet brassOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
Brass Police Dogs
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.73Cut sheet brassOverall: 10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Gazelle
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.74Cut sheet brassOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Horses
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.75Cut sheet brassOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
No image available
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©
No image available
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©
No image available
Germany, Nuremberg, 16th century
1916.1714.kSteel, steel and brass rivets, leather strapsGift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Brass Human
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.275Cut sheet brassOverall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
Brass Dog
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.277Cut sheet brassOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Horned Animal
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.279Cut sheet brassOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Dog (?)
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.276Cut sheet brassOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Dog (?)
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.274Cut sheet brassOverall: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Brass Dog
Karl Rotter-Reinhold Duschka Workshop (Austrian)
1930.271Cut sheet brassOverall: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.611Engraved brass, semi-precious stonesOverall: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
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
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.630Brass, engraved and set with glassDiameter: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
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
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
No image available
Germany, Augsburg, 15th century
9.2017Forged iron, brass, leatherLent by the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Hofjagd- und Rüstkammer, Vienna©
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
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
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
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
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
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.581Brass stem decorated with incised patterns, ivory mouthpieceOverall: 53.4 cm (21 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
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
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©
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people
2010.451Wood, glass beads, brass (including upholstery studs), copper alloy, iron alloy, raffia, reedbuck antelope horn, rawhide, animal hair, human teeth, organic material, minerals, and 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
No image available
India, Modern
286.1917BrassGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust©
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
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©
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
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©
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©
Cover for a Bowl
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©
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
Card Table
America, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19th century
1987.52Mahogany with curly maple and ebony veneers, brass mounts and inlays, gildingOverall: 75 x 90.2 x 45.1 cm (29 1/2 x 35 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Burma, 19th century
1922.516BrassOverall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Gift of Dr. H. C. Bumpus, Brown UniversityCCCC0
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
Hand Cannon
Japan, Edo period
1919.45Bronze and brassOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
India
1916.566BrassOverall: 38.8 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
No image available
India, Benares, 19th century
1922.320BrassOverall: 35.6 x 33 cm (14 x 13 in.)Gift of Mrs. Theodore SimmonsCCCC0
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
Ash Tray
Austria, 20th century
1930.70Enamel on brassDiameter: 11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
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
1919.486Iron 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 (1615-1868) to Meiji period
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
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
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)
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
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, Edo period (1615-1868) to Meiji period
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
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
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
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Japan, possibly Edo period
1919.449Iron with brass inlayDiameter: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
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
No image available
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560Satin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkGeneral Income FundCCCC0
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
Sword Guard
Japan, Edo period
1919.417Brass (possibly Mito type)Diameter: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Gift of D. Z. NortonCCCC0
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
1939.314Bamboo, 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
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
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
Brass Greyhound
Austria, 20th century
1937.231Hammered and cut brassOverall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
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
Bracelet
1916.516Iron base with brass stripDiameter: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
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
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.632Gilt brass set with quartzOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
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
1947.636Brass set with green jadeOverall: 5.3 x 6.4 cm (2 1/16 x 2 1/2 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Opium Pipe
China, Qing dynasty
1947.599Brass, ivory, pottery and copperOverall: 48.3 cm (19 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.645Brass set with agate and jadeOverall: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.623Gilt brass set with green jadeOverall: 3.9 x 5.2 cm (1 9/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
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
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Edo period
1939.308Bamboo, metal, brass, pewter (?), and ironOverall: 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
Child's Sword
France, Paris, 18th century
1923.1070Stainless steel, silver and brass wire inlayOverall: 73.7 cm (29 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Tobacco Pipe
Japan, Meiji period
1939.311Bamboo, metal, silver/brass alloy, and copper (?)Overall: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 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
1947.646Brass, engraved and set with jade and carnelianPart 1: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.); Part 2: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.647Brass, engraved and set with quartz and jadeOverall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Circular Box
Paul Christofle (French, 1838-1907)
1997.262Metal (brass?) with inlays of niello and goldOverall: 3.9 x 8.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry H. HawleyCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.644Brass with veneer of white jade set with agateOverall: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Sword
Eastern Tibet
1916.1008Iron and silver with bone, turquoise, leather and brassOverall: 79.4 cm (31 1/4 in.); Blade: 66.7 cm (26 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.606Brass gilt wire work set with quartz and jadeOverall: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.631Gilt brass, engraved and set with semi-precious stonesOverall: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.639Gilt brass, engraved and set with green jade and quartzOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.634Brass, engraved and set with white jade and rose quartzOverall: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©