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Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293CCCC0
Christ's Mission to the Apostles
Ottonian, Italy, Milan, Gothic period, 10th century
1967.65CCCC0
Descent from the Cross
Adam Lenckhardt (German, 1610-1661)
1967.134CCCC0
Plaque: The Journey to Bethlehem
South Italy, Amalfi, Romanesque period, 12th century
1978.40CCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 13th century
1928.760CCCC0
Set of Three Panels from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39CCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.aCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.bCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.cCCCC0
Fasting Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1986.70CCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747CCCC0
Ivory Pyx (Box)
Byzantium
1951.114CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Cow Nursing Its Calf
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.48CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Man; and Griffin in Combat
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.45CCCC0
Roundel with the Annunciation
Germany, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1971.7CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Ram-Headed Sphinxes Flanking a Sacred Tree
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.47CCCC0
Female Attendants
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1972.35CCCC0
Female Attendant Bearing a Lotus
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1972.35.1CCCC0
Female Attendant Bearing Fly-Whisk (Chauri)
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1972.35.2CCCC0
Walking Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1962.167CCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4CCCC0
The So-called Horn of Saint Blaise
South Italy or Sicily, 12th century
1930.740CCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Browsing Stag
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.49CCCC0
Carved Tusk
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo, 19th century
1968.284CCCC0
Giraffe Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1977.146CCCC0
Face from a Cosmetic Spoon
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dyansty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III
1988.7CCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (left wing: Raising of...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158.aCCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (right wing: Entry into...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158.bCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Winged Sphinx
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.46CCCC0
Plaque: The Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris, Gothic period
1923.719CCCC0
Figurine of a Crouching Woman
Phoenician, Syria, Arslan Tash, 9th-8th century BC
1964.426CCCC0
Scepter
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.447CCCC0
Triptych: The Life of the Virgin
France, Lorraine?, or Austria?, Gothic period, 14th century
1951.450CCCC0
The Crucifixion
France, Paris?, Gothic period, late 13th-early 14th century
1978.55CCCC0
Bodhisattva of Compassion (Avalokiteshvara)
Chöying Dorjé, the Tenth Black Hat Karmapa (Tibetan, 1604-1674)
1968.280CCCC0
Framed Relief of Diana the Huntress
France (?), 19th century
1981.71CCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion and Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris?, Gothic period, 13th century
1929.437CCCC0
Diptych: Scenes from the Passion and Afterlife of Christ
France, Gothic period, 14th century
1975.110CCCC0
Dagger
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1713CCCC0
Tea Service
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74©
Tray
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.1©
Cream Pitcher
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.2©
Covered Sugar Bowl
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.3©
Tea Pot
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.4©
Hot Water Pot
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.5©
Temptation of Buddha by the Evil Forces of Mara
Northern India, Kashmir, 8th century
1971.18CCCC0
Salver
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1991.46©
Dog with Shell
Japan, Edo Period
1947.652CCCC0
Hariti Statuette
China, Tang dynasty
1915.333CCCC0
Figurine
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, probably 19th century
2005.3CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.aCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.bCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.cCCCC0
Roundel with Mermaids and Lotus
India, Bengal, Chandraketugarh area, Shunga period
2010.295CCCC0
The Annunciation
Johann Michael Düchert (German, 1725-1799)
1981.12CCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368CCCC0
Pair of Boxes in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137CCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.1.aCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf (lid)
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.1.bCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.2.aCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf (lid)
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.2.bCCCC0
Ladies Entertained by Dancers
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1985.103CCCC0
Janus Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 20th century
1976.182©
Shoulao (The God of Longevity)
China, Ming dynasty
1940.691CCCC0
Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1968.70CCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.aCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.bCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.cCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.dCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.eCCCC0
Panels from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229CCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.fCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.gCCCC0
Mithuna (Loving Couple)
India, Orissa, early 14th Century
1964.102CCCC0
Chair Legs and Panel
Afghanistan, Begram (chair legs); India (panel), Kushan Period (1st century-320) (chair legs); Mughal dynasty (1526-1756)
1975.103CCCC0
Chair Leg
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1975.103.1CCCC0
Chair Leg
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1975.103.2CCCC0
Panel
India, Mughal dynasty
1975.103.3CCCC0
Dragon's Head
Anglo-Norman?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1975.258CCCC0
Spoon
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 2nd quarter 20th century
1976.186©
Portrait of a Man Holding a Glass
Joseph Daniel (British, c. 1760-1803)
2010.5CCCC0
Face Mask
Guinea Coast, Liberia, Mano people, early 20th century
1953.457©
Saint John the Evangelist
Germany or Moravia, 14th century
1930.660CCCC0
Water Pot with Ivory Lid
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Kangxi Period
1942.672CCCC0
No image available
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Kangxi period
1942.672.bCCCC0
Courtesan with Heron and Squirrel
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Kangxi reign
1964.240CCCC0
Cover of a Palm-Leaf Manuscript
Ceylon, 17th century
1992.85CCCC0
Portrait of Lady Grace Anna Newenham
Horace Hone (British, 1756-1825)
1942.1144CCCC0
Venus and a Satyr
Ignaz Elhafen (German, 1658-1715)
1982.144CCCC0
Lion Dog
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1970.135CCCC0
Male Bust
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1977.35CCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.456CCCC0
Comb
India, Sunga Period, style of Chandraketugarh
2000.74CCCC0
Oliphant (Side-Blown Trumpet)
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.448CCCC0
Female Figurine
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.449CCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261CCCC0
Plaque: Christ Carrying the Cross
Germany, Lower Rhine, late 15th Century
1971.6CCCC0
Kneeling Boy
China, Ming dynasty
1989.329CCCC0
Eye
Emily Drayton Taylor (American, 1860-1952)
1961.330©
Portable Altar
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29CCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.aCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.bCCCC0
Virgin and Child in an Architectural Frame
style of Jan Gossaert (Flemish, c1475/78-1532)
1972.122CCCC0
Standing Woman
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1985.105CCCC0
Ladies at Toilette
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.104CCCC0
Eye
America, 20th century
1961.329©
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578CCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, 19th century
1976.189CCCC0
Demon Covering Shoki
Japan, Edo Period
1920.486CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Zacharias at the Altar
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1926.212CCCC0
Miniature Vase
Iran, early Islamic period, 8th-10th Century
1961.379CCCC0
Carved Handle for Parasol
Japan, 20th century
1939.384©
Candlestick Pair
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25CCCC0
Candlestick
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25.1CCCC0
Candlestick
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25.2CCCC0
Buckle
China, Qing dynasty
1953.372CCCC0
Carved Brackets
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282CCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282.1CCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282.2CCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282.3CCCC0
Young Woman with a Spear
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.106CCCC0
Carving
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo, early 20th century
1969.138CCCC0
Female/Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 20th century
1977.192©
Martelé Coffee Service
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164CCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.1CCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.2CCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.3CCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion
France or England, Gothic period, 14th century
1947.65CCCC0
The Blue Gown (Portrait of Ethel Coe)
Martha S. Baker (American, 1871-1911)
1915.142CCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing the Crucifixion
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.359CCCC0
Daiitoku
Japan, Edo Period
1920.487CCCC0
Portrait of Peter the Great
Kholmogory School (Russian)
1988.123CCCC0
James Alexander Ross Cuthbert
Edward Greene Malbone (American, 1777-1807)
1950.243CCCC0
Lion's Head
India, Mughal period
1971.275CCCC0
Talus or Die
Egypt, Roman Empire
1920.1998CCCC0
Box
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, early 20th century
1975.192©
Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg
Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920) and 2 others
1963.673CCCC0
Comb Panel with a Seated Devi
Ceylon, Kandy, 17th century
1955.384CCCC0
Kettle
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863-1942)
1976.23CCCC0
No image available
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863-1942)
1976.23.aCCCC0
No image available
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863-1942)
1976.23.bCCCC0
Hand Mirror
Félix Bracquemond (French, 1833-1914) and 3 others
1978.43©
Neo-Rococo Coffee Pot
Samuel Kirk (American, 1793-1872)
2003.246CCCC0
Bull and Elephant in Combat
South India or Ceylon, 16th-17th century
1962.242CCCC0
Portrait of John Clark
William Doyle (American, 1769-1828) and 1 other
1921.86CCCC0
Pair of Portrait Miniatures
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781-1840)
1940.1213CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781-1840)
1940.1213.1CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781-1840)
1940.1213.2CCCC0
Portrait of Susan Corens Towers
James Peale (American, 1749-1831)
1942.1151CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
France, 19th century
1962.428CCCC0
Portrait of a Man with a Hairlip
Anson Dickinson (American, 1779-1852)
1940.1220CCCC0
Miniature of Hampton Court
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918) and 1 other
1966.461©
Portrait of a Man
William Lockwood (American, 1834-1847)
1921.87CCCC0
Carved Tooth
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, late 19th century
1969.137CCCC0
Snuff Box
Germany, 18th century
1916.345CCCC0
Pair of Miniatures: Portrait of a Man and Portrait of a Woman Wearing a...
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57.1CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Miniature
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57.2CCCC0
An Art Student of Paris
Martha S. Baker (American, 1871-1911)
1915.141CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Nathaniel Rogers (American, 1788-1844)
1942.1149CCCC0
Suit of Armor
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946CCCC0
Close Helmet for the Field
Germany, 16th century
1916.1946.aCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.880CCCC0
Woman Carrying a Parasol
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1963.541CCCC0
Comb with Devi and Attendants
Ceylon, 17th-18th century
1966.148CCCC0
Carved Vase with Liner
Japan, 19th century
1975.1028CCCC0
Carved Vase
Japan, 19th century
1975.1028.aCCCC0
Dancing Man with Fan
Japan, Edo Period
1947.654CCCC0
Boat with Six Passengers
Japan, 19th century
1947.670CCCC0
Tengu Travelling as a Priest
Japan, Edo Period
1920.493CCCC0
Man with Brush and Lantern
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.388©
Kneeling Boy with Base
Japan, 20th century
1945.203©
Kneeling Boy
Japan, 20th century
1945.203.a©
Base for Kneeling Boy
Japan, 20th century
1945.203.b©
The Mask Maker
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1119CCCC0
The Parasol Vendor
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1120CCCC0
Foo Dog
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.393©
Dachsund
Japan, 20th century
1945.217©
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18©
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18.a©
Box (lid)
China, 20th century
1922.18.b©
Elephants
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.342©
Man Carrying Another Man
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.389©
Man Carrying a Large Vegetable
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1122CCCC0
Elephant
Japan, 20th century
1945.213©
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.883CCCC0
Japanese Man with Rake
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1006.1©
Japanese Woman with Broom
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1006.2©
Alligator
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.373©
Quail
Japan, 20th century
1945.220©
Card Case
Japan, 20th century
1945.221©
Man with a Drum
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.387©
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.882CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.881CCCC0
People in a Rickshaw
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.385©
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, 20th century
1979.84©
Small Male Holding Fish
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1008©
Chess Pieces: King and Queen
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1007©
Chess Piece: King
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1007.1©
Chess Piece: Queen
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1007.2©
Christ
France, 17th century
1917.290CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.879CCCC0
Bird
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.372©
Side-Blown Trumpet
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon; Fang, 19th century
1998.93CCCC0
Man Carrying a Basket of Fish
Japan, 20th century
1945.207©
Netsuke with Demon Bathing
Japan, Meiji period
1920.490CCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.878CCCC0
Tusk
China, 19th century
1918.133CCCC0
Procession with Four Figures
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1121CCCC0
Small Sword
China
1992.393.a©
Woman Carrying a Basket
Japan, 20th century
1945.204©
Man with Dice
Japan, 19th century
1947.668CCCC0
Fan
China, 20th century
1937.453©
Knife and Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700CCCC0
Knife
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700.1CCCC0
Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700.2CCCC0
Bracelet
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1916.538CCCC0
Three Figures
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.392©
Man and Serpent
Japan, Early 20th century
1984.1123©
Fan
China, Qing dynasty
1942.489CCCC0
Woman with Bridal Headdress
Japan, 20th century
1945.206©
Two Wrestlers
Japan, Edo Period
1947.661CCCC0
Gaming Table
Germany, Mainz, 18th century
1953.284CCCC0
Portrait of a Man, Possibly Sir Soulden Lawrence
John I Smart (British, 1741-1811)
1940.1219CCCC0
Tea Pot
Svend Weirauch (Danish) and 1 other
1987.167©
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German)
1930.741CCCC0
Imperial Framed Miniatures
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918) and 2 others
1966.458CCCC0
Framed Miniature: Portrait of Czar Nicholas II
House of Fabergé, (Russian, 1842-1918) and 2 others
1966.458.1CCCC0
Teapot
firm of Thomas Hayter (British) and 1 other
1984.48CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in Blue
Peter Cross (British, c. 1645-1724)
1941.554CCCC0
Sauce Boat
firm of E. Dragsted (Danish) and 1 other
1987.166©
Tea Urn
Henry Greenway (British)
1988.156CCCC0
Japanese Man Holding Fruit
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1003©
Large Male Netsuke
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1005©
Portrait of a Man
Switzerland, Neufchatel, mid-19th century
1925.759CCCC0
Ball-Butted Miquelet-Lock Pistol
Causasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1918.70CCCC0
Portrait of Catherine Clemens and Her Son, John Marcus Clemens
Richard Cosway (British, 1742-1821)
1941.552CCCC0
Baton
Unassigned, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1992.1046CCCC0
Small Male Drummer (Missing Drum)
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1004©
Portrait of Maria Wilhelmine, Countess Thun-Hohenstein
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1942.1142CCCC0
Daoist Immortal He Xiangu
China, Qing dynasty
1976.60CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John I Smart (British, 1741-1811)
1949.546CCCC0
Coffee Service
Tiffany & Co. (American, New York, est. 1837)
1975.114©
Ivory Tusk Vases
Japan, 19th century
1986.1150CCCC0
Ivory Tusk Vase
Japan, 19th century
1986.1150.1CCCC0
Ivory Tusk Vase
Japan, 19th century
1986.1150.2CCCC0
Fan
Europe, first half 19th century
1960.265CCCC0
Frame with Portrait Miniature of Princess Yusopov
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918)
36.2019©
Brise Fan
Italy ?, 18th century
1993.72CCCC0
Portrait of Ivan Grigorevich, Count Chernyshev
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1942.1141CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
studio of Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1949.545CCCC0
Fan
India
1916.330©
Opium Pipe
China, 19th century
1947.588CCCC0
Self-Portrait
John I Smart (British, 1741-1811)
1952.95CCCC0
Scent Bottle
Continental, mid-19th century
1916.339CCCC0
Saint Peter of Alcántara
Pedro de Mena (Spanish, 1628-1688) and Workshop
2009.81CCCC0
Brooch
Robert Ebendorf (American, 1938-)
1981.78©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Ivory Plaque with Enthroned Mother of God ("The Stroganoff Ivory")
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period
1925.1293IvoryOverall: 25.3 x 17.2 x 1.8 cm (9 15/16 x 6 3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Christ's Mission to the Apostles
Ottonian, Italy, Milan, Gothic period, 10th century
1967.65IvoryOverall: 18.2 x 9.9 x 1 cm (7 3/16 x 3 7/8 x 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Descent from the Cross
Adam Lenckhardt (German, 1610-1661)
1967.134IvoryOverall: 44.8 x 16.5 x 12.1 cm (17 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Plaque: The Journey to Bethlehem
South Italy, Amalfi, Romanesque period, 12th century
1978.40IvoryOverall: 16.3 x 11 x 1 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 x 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 13th century
1928.760IvoryWith base: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.); without base: 13.4 x 9.6 x 6.7 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. GreeneCCCC0
Mirror Case with a Couple Playing Chess
France, Paris
1940.1200IvoryDiameter: 10.2 x 1 cm (4 x 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Set of Three Panels from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39IvoryOverall: 13 x 26.2 x 1 cm (5 1/8 x 10 5/16 x 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.aIvoryOverall: 13 x 26.2 x 1 cm (5 1/8 x 10 5/16 x 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.bIvoryOverall: 9.8 x 25.9 x 1 cm (3 7/8 x 10 3/16 x 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Panel from a Casket with Scenes from Courtly Romances
France, Lorraine?, Gothic period, 14th century
1978.39.cIvoryOverall: 9.7 x 25.9 x 0.8 cm (3 13/16 x 10 3/16 x 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fasting Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1986.70IvoryOverall: 12 x 9.5 x 1.5 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ivory Box with Scenes of Adam and Eve
Byzantium, Constantinople, Byzantine period, 11th-12th century
1924.747Ivory, woodOverall: 14.3 x 46.7 x 20.3 cm (5 5/8 x 18 3/8 x 8 in.)Gift of W. G. Mather, F. F. Prentiss, John L. Severance, J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ivory Pyx (Box)
Byzantium
1951.114IvoryDiameter: 12.7 cm (5 in.); Overall: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Cow Nursing Its Calf
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.48IvoryOverall: 4.6 x 12.4 cm (1 13/16 x 4 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Man; and Griffin in Combat
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.45IvoryOverall: 6.5 x 3.9 cm (2 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Roundel with the Annunciation
Germany, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1971.7IvoryDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Ram-Headed Sphinxes Flanking a Sacred Tree
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.47IvoryOverall: 15.1 x 9 x 1.1 cm (5 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Female Attendants
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1972.35IvoryOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.); Base: 2.2 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Female Attendant Bearing a Lotus
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1972.35.1IvoryOverall: 7.2 x 2.3 x 1.1 cm (2 13/16 x 7/8 x 7/16 in.); Base: 2.2 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Female Attendant Bearing Fly-Whisk (Chauri)
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1972.35.2IvoryOverall: 7.8 x 2.3 x 1 cm (3 1/16 x 7/8 x 3/8 in.); Base: 2.2 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Walking Buddha
India, Kashmir, 8th century
1962.167IvoryOverall: 4.8 x 2.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The "Apostles" Pyx (Box)
probably by Triptych Group
1973.4IvoryOverall: 25.5 x 17.5 cm (10 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The So-called Horn of Saint Blaise
South Italy or Sicily, 12th century
1930.740IvoryOverall: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Browsing Stag
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.49IvoryOverall: 4.5 x 8.9 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Carved Tusk
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Benin Kingdom, Edo, 19th century
1968.284IvoryOverall: 197.4 cm (77 11/16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Giraffe Head
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1977.146IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerald S. Brodkey in memory of Marguerite MallonCCCC0
Face from a Cosmetic Spoon
Egypt, New Kingdom, Dyansty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III
1988.7IvoryOverall: 4 x 2.3 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (left wing: Raising of...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158IvoryPart 1: 20.7 x 11.2 cm (8 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (left wing: Raising of...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158.aIvoryPart 1: 20.7 x 11.2 cm (8 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Christ (right wing: Entry into...
Germany, Thuringia or Saxony, 14th century
1984.158.bIvoryPart 2: 20.7 x 11.2 cm (8 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Decorative Plaque: Winged Sphinx
Phoenician, Iraq, Nimrud, 9th-8th Century BC
1968.46IvoryOverall: 16.1 x 5.5 x 1.1 cm (6 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque: The Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris, Gothic period
1923.719Ivory, traces of paint and gildingOverall: 22.9 x 11.5 cm (9 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade and Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Figurine of a Crouching Woman
Phoenician, Syria, Arslan Tash, 9th-8th century BC
1964.426IvoryOverall: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Elie BorowskiCCCC0
Scepter
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.447IvoryOverall: 28 x 2.5 x 4 cm (11 x 1 x 1 9/16 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Triptych: The Life of the Virgin
France, Lorraine?, or Austria?, Gothic period, 14th century
1951.450Ivory, traces of gildingOverall: 25.9 x 21.3 cm (10 3/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Crucifixion
France, Paris?, Gothic period, late 13th-early 14th century
1978.55IvoryOverall: 8.5 x 6.4 x 1.2 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Bodhisattva of Compassion (Avalokiteshvara)
Chöying Dorjé, the Tenth Black Hat Karmapa (Tibetan, 1604-1674)
1968.280IvoryOverall: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Wrist-Rest with Crayfish and Water Plants
China, Qing dynasty
1977.9Ivory and polychrome pigmentOverall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Framed Relief of Diana the Huntress
France (?), 19th century
1981.71IvoryOverall: 19.9 x 12.9 x 1.9 cm (7 13/16 x 5 1/16 x 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion and Virgin and Child with Angels
France, Paris?, Gothic period, 13th century
1929.437IvoryOverall: 12.7 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm (5 x 3 x 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Diptych: Scenes from the Passion and Afterlife of Christ
France, Gothic period, 14th century
1975.110IvoryOverall: 16.9 x 16.5 x 1.3 cm (6 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester D. Tripp in memory of Chester D. TrippCCCC0
Dagger
Italy, late 17th Century
1916.1713Steel and ivoryOverall: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Blade: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Quillions: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Tea Service
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74Silver and ivoryThe Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection©
Tray
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.1Silver and ivoryOverall: 13.5 x 76.9 x 19.9 cm (5 5/16 x 30 1/4 x 7 13/16 in.)The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection©
Cream Pitcher
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.2Silver and ivoryOverall: 12.7 x 9.1 x 6.4 cm (5 x 3 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection©
Covered Sugar Bowl
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.3Silver and ivoryOverall: 15.6 x 12.1 x 8.6 cm (6 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection©
Tea Pot
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.4Silver and ivoryOverall: 17.7 x 15.9 x 9.7 cm (6 15/16 x 6 1/4 x 3 13/16 in.)The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection©
Hot Water Pot
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1980.74.5Silver and ivoryOverall: 18.5 x 15.4 x 9.9 cm (7 5/16 x 6 1/16 x 3 7/8 in.)The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection©
Diptych with Scenes from the Life of Saint Martin of Tours: The...
Germany, Cologne, 14th century
1971.103Ivory with polychromy and gilding, original silver hingesOverall: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.); Closed: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Temptation of Buddha by the Evil Forces of Mara
Northern India, Kashmir, 8th century
1971.18Ivory with gold and polychromeOverall: 13 x 8.9 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Salver
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940) and 1 other
1991.46Silver and ivoryOverall: 14.6 x 33 cm (5 3/4 x 13 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund©
Dog with Shell
Japan, Edo Period
1947.652IvoryOverall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Hariti Statuette
China, Tang dynasty
1915.333IvoryOverall: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Gift of A. W. BahrCCCC0
Figurine
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, probably 19th century
2005.3IvoryOverall: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307Walrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 16.5 cm (2 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.aWalrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 16.5 cm (2 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.bWalrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 10.8 cm (2 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing Christ and the Apostles
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.307.cWalrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 16.5 cm (2 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Roundel with Mermaids and Lotus
India, Bengal, Chandraketugarh area, Shunga period
2010.295IvoryDiameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.); Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)Gift of John Eskenazi in honor of Dr. Stanislaw J. CzumaCCCC0
The Annunciation
Johann Michael Düchert (German, 1725-1799)
1981.12Ivory, ebony, velvet, in the original gilded and glazed frameFramed: 56.5 x 41.9 x 6.3 cm (22 1/4 x 16 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 33.5 x 25.4 x 3.5 cm (13 3/16 x 10 x 1 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368Wood and ivoryOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pair of Boxes in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137IvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.1.aIvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf (lid)
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.1.bIvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.2.aIvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Box in Form of Lotus Leaf (lid)
China, Qing dynasty
1970.137.2.bIvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Ladies Entertained by Dancers
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1985.103IvoryOverall: 7.5 x 17 cm (2 15/16 x 6 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Janus Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 20th century
1976.182IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Shoulao (The God of Longevity)
China, Ming dynasty
1940.691IvoryOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Pedestal
China, Tang dynasty
1968.70IvoryOverall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.); Diameter of base: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick M. MayerCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.aIvoryOverall: 29.8 x 10.2 cm (11 3/4 x 4 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.bIvoryOverall: 29.8 x 9.4 cm (11 3/4 x 3 11/16 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.cIvoryOverall: 21.4 x 8 cm (8 7/16 x 3 1/8 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.dIvoryOverall: 7.8 x 4.2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.eIvoryOverall: 7.8 x 4.2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panels from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229IvoryOverall: 29.8 x 13.4 cm (11 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.fIvoryOverall: 8.2 x 13.1 cm (3 1/4 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Panel from a Box
India, North East Deccan, Visakhapatnam district, Mughal Dynasty
1969.229.gIvoryOverall: 8 x 13.4 cm (3 1/8 x 5 1/4 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Mithuna (Loving Couple)
India, Orissa, early 14th Century
1964.102IvoryOverall: 9 x 6.4 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Chair Legs and Panel
Afghanistan, Begram (chair legs); India (panel), Kushan Period (1st century-320) (chair legs); Mughal dynasty (1526-1756)
1975.103IvoryOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Chair Leg
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1975.103.1IvoryOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Chair Leg
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1975.103.2IvoryOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Panel
India, Mughal dynasty
1975.103.3IvoryOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Dragon's Head
Anglo-Norman?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1975.258Walrus ivoryOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Thomas P. Miller in memory of James J. RorimerCCCC0
Spoon
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 2nd quarter 20th century
1976.186IvoryOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Portrait of a Man Holding a Glass
Joseph Daniel (British, c. 1760-1803)
2010.5Watercolor on ivoryImage: 12.7 x 10.1 cm (5 x 4 in.); Framed: 18.4 x 15.8 cm (7 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Face Mask
Guinea Coast, Liberia, Mano people, early 20th century
1953.457Wood, ivory, cord, metal, seedsOverall: 28 x 15.2 cm (11 x 6 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Saint John the Evangelist
Germany or Moravia, 14th century
1930.660Ivory with traces of paint and gildingOverall: 15.8 x 3.2 cm (6 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of M. & R. StoraCCCC0
Water Pot with Ivory Lid
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Kangxi Period
1942.672Porcelain with peach bloom glaze; ivory lidOverall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Kangxi period
1942.672.bIvoryOverall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Courtesan with Heron and Squirrel
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Kangxi reign
1964.240IvoryOverall: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Cover of a Palm-Leaf Manuscript
Ceylon, 17th century
1992.85IvoryOverall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of Mahruhk Tarapor and Stan Czuma in memory of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Portrait of Lady Grace Anna Newenham
Horace Hone (British, 1756-1825)
1942.1144Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 9 x 7.6 cm (3 9/16 x 3 in.); Sight: 7.6 x 6 cm (3 x 2 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Venus and a Satyr
Ignaz Elhafen (German, 1658-1715)
1982.144IvoryOverall: 15.5 x 12.4 x 3 cm (6 1/8 x 4 7/8 x 1 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Wall Plaque with Two Boys Playing
China, Qing dynasty
1977.65Ivory with traces of polychromeOverall: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur HoldenCCCC0
Lion Dog
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1970.135IvoryOverall: 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)Gift of Lois ClarkeCCCC0
Male Bust
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1977.35IvoryOverall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba people
2010.456IvoryOverall: 8.6 x 2.3 x 4.5 cm (3 3/8 x 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Comb
India, Sunga Period, style of Chandraketugarh
2000.74IvoryOverall: 5.1 x 7 cm (2 x 2 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Oliphant (Side-Blown Trumpet)
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.448IvoryOverall: 32 x 4 x 6 cm (12 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Female Figurine
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (most likely), Cabinda, or Republic of the Congo, probably Yombe people
2010.449IvoryOverall: 12 x 2.5 x 4.5 cm (4 3/4 x 1 x 1 3/4 in.)René and Odette Delenne Collection, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Cosmetic Jar
Byzantium, probably Syria, early Byzantine period, 6th century
1946.261Ivory and goldOverall: 4.8 x 4 cm (1 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque: Christ Carrying the Cross
Germany, Lower Rhine, late 15th Century
1971.6Ivory with traces of color and gold, mounted in silver frameOverall: 12.6 x 9 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Kneeling Boy
China, Ming dynasty
1989.329IvoryOverall: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Eye
Emily Drayton Taylor (American, 1860-1952)
1961.330Watercolor on ivoryDiameter of frame: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Starr©
Portable Altar
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29Walrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.aWalrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.bWalrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child in an Architectural Frame
style of Jan Gossaert (Flemish, c1475/78-1532)
1972.122IvoryOverall: 10.5 x 6 x 2.3 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Standing Woman
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan Period
1985.105IvoryOverall: 8 x 3.3 cm (3 1/8 x 1 5/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ladies at Toilette
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.104IvoryOverall: 7.2 x 5.3 cm (2 13/16 x 2 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Eye
America, 20th century
1961.329Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 1.5 x 2.1 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.); Unframed: 0.8 x 1.5 cm (5/16 x 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Starr©
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578IvoryOverall: 26.4 x 5.4 cm (10 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, 19th century
1976.189IvoryOverall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)Given in memory of Dr. Thomas Munro by his childrenCCCC0
Demon Covering Shoki
Japan, Edo Period
1920.486IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar: Zacharias at the Altar
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1926.212IvoryOverall: 8.6 x 7.7 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of John L. Severance in memory of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Miniature Vase
Iran, early Islamic period, 8th-10th Century
1961.379IvoryDiameter: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Gift of Edward GansCCCC0
Carved Handle for Parasol
Japan, 20th century
1939.384IvoryOverall: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Candlestick Pair
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25IvoryOverall: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of G. Garretson WadeCCCC0
Candlestick
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25.1IvoryOverall: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of G. Garretson WadeCCCC0
Candlestick
Italy, 15th century style
1961.25.2IvoryOverall: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of G. Garretson WadeCCCC0
Buckle
China, Qing dynasty
1953.372IvoryOverall: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)Gift of Mary Corning Hyatt and Warren H. Corning, in memory of their mother, Edith W. CorningCCCC0
Carved Brackets
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282IvoryOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Edgar A. HahnCCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282.1IvoryOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Edgar A. HahnCCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282.2IvoryOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Edgar A. HahnCCCC0
Carved Bracket
South India, probably Madura area, 17th century
1972.282.3IvoryOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Bequest of Edgar A. HahnCCCC0
Young Woman with a Spear
Afghanistan, Begram, Kushan period
1985.106IvoryOverall: 9 x 4 x 1.7 cm (3 9/16 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Carving
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo, early 20th century
1969.138IvoryOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles E. RosemanCCCC0
Female/Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lega, 20th century
1977.192IvoryOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Martelé Coffee Service
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164Silver, ivoryOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Henry Hawley in memory of Sherman LeeCCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.1Silver, ivoryOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Henry Hawley in memory of Sherman LeeCCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.2Silver, ivoryOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Henry Hawley in memory of Sherman LeeCCCC0
No image available
Gorham Manufacturing Company (American, founded 1831)
2008.164.3Silver, ivoryOverall: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Henry Hawley in memory of Sherman LeeCCCC0
Plaque: The Crucifixion
France or England, Gothic period, 14th century
1947.65Ivory, mounted in a silver stand (after 1919)Without base: 10.8 x 6.6 cm (4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Blue Gown (Portrait of Ethel Coe)
Martha S. Baker (American, 1871-1911)
1915.142Watercolor on ivoryDiameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. BakerCCCC0
Plaque from a Portable Altar Showing the Crucifixion
Germany, Lower Rhine Valley, Romanesque period, 11th century
1922.359Walrus ivoryOverall: 5.1 x 9.6 cm (2 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Company, Inc.CCCC0
Daiitoku
Japan, Edo Period
1920.487IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of Peter the Great
Kholmogory School (Russian)
1988.123Ivory or boneOverall: 10.1 x 7.5 cm (4 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Warren H. CorningCCCC0
James Alexander Ross Cuthbert
Edward Greene Malbone (American, 1777-1807)
1950.243Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.7 x 6.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.); Unframed: 7.3 x 5.9 cm (2 7/8 x 2 5/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Lion's Head
India, Mughal period
1971.275IvoryOverall: 18.6 cm (7 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Victor ThawCCCC0
Talus or Die
Egypt, Roman Empire
1920.1998IvoryOverall: 1.9 x 1.8 cm (3/4 x 11/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Box
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, early 20th century
1975.192IvoryOverall: 25.4 cm (10 in.)Gift of Katherine C. White©
Imperial Red Cross Easter Egg
Peter Carl Fabergé (Russian, 1846-1920) and 2 others
1963.673Gold, silver, enamel, glass, ivoryOverall: 8.6 x 6.4 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Comb Panel with a Seated Devi
Ceylon, Kandy, 17th century
1955.384IvoryOverall: 6.2 x 8.9 x 0.7 cm (2 7/16 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Kettle
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863-1942)
1976.23Silver with ivory handle and chrysoprase finialOverall: 28.6 x 25.7 cm (11 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)Gift of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
No image available
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863-1942)
1976.23.aSilver with ivory handle and chrysoprase finialOverall: 28.6 x 25.7 cm (11 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)Gift of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
No image available
Charles Robert Ashbee (British, 1863-1942)
1976.23.bSilver with ivory handle and chrysoprase finialGift of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Hand Mirror
Félix Bracquemond (French, 1833-1914) and 3 others
1978.43Gold, enamel, and ivoryOverall: 32.2 x 16.1 x 1.2 cm (12 11/16 x 6 5/16 x 1/2 in.)Gift of Ralph King, by exchange©
Neo-Rococo Coffee Pot
Samuel Kirk (American, 1793-1872)
2003.246Silver and ivoryOverall: 30.4 x 23.5 x 12 cm (11 15/16 x 9 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Bequest of Nicholas J. VelloneyCCCC0
Bull and Elephant in Combat
South India or Ceylon, 16th-17th century
1962.242IvoryOverall: 9.6 x 16.2 cm (3 3/4 x 6 3/8 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Miniature Garden Seat
China, Qing dynasty
1989.330Ivory with pigmentsOverall: 4.4 x 3.8 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Portrait of John Clark
William Doyle (American, 1769-1828) and 1 other
1921.86Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 6.8 x 5.6 cm (2 11/16 x 2 3/16 in.); Unframed: 6.3 x 5 cm (2 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Pair of Portrait Miniatures
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781-1840)
1940.1213Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.3 x 6.3 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 7.3 x 5.7 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in.); Part 2: 7.6 x 6.4 cm (3 x 2 1/2 in.); Part 3: 7 x 5.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781-1840)
1940.1213.1Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.3 x 6.3 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 7.3 x 5.7 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
John Wesley Jarvis (American, 1781-1840)
1940.1213.2Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.6 x 6.4 cm (3 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 7 x 5.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Susan Corens Towers
James Peale (American, 1749-1831)
1942.1151Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 8 x 6.6 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/8 in.); Unframed: 7.1 x 5.6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
France, 19th century
1962.428Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 13.2 x 11.2 cm (5 3/16 x 4 7/16 in.); Unframed: 7.7 x 6.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. William S. Woodbridge in memory of George William BierceCCCC0
Portrait of a Man with a Hairlip
Anson Dickinson (American, 1779-1852)
1940.1220Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 9 x 7 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.); Unframed: 8.5 x 6.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Miniature of Hampton Court
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918) and 1 other
1966.461Jade, gold, enamel, ivoryOverall: 6.9 x 11.3 cm (2 11/16 x 4 7/16 in.)The India Early Minshall Collection©
Portrait of a Man
William Lockwood (American, 1834-1847)
1921.87Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.2 x 6.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.); Unframed: 6.7 x 5.4 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Carved Tooth
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, late 19th century
1969.137Hippopotamus ivoryOverall: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles E. RosemanCCCC0
Snuff Box
Germany, 18th century
1916.345Tortoiseshell and ivoryOverall: 2.6 x 7.7 cm (1 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Pair of Miniatures: Portrait of a Man and Portrait of a Woman Wearing a...
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57Watercolor on ivoryOverall: 7 x 5.8 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)The Jane B. Tripp Charitable Lead Annuity TrustCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57.1Watercolor on ivoryOverall: 7 x 5.8 cm (2 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)The Jane B. Tripp Charitable Lead Annuity TrustCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Miniature
Thomas Hazlehurst (British, c. 1740-c. 1821)
2012.57.2Watercolor on ivoryOverall: 7.5 x 6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.)The Jane B. Tripp Charitable Lead Annuity TrustCCCC0
An Art Student of Paris
Martha S. Baker (American, 1871-1911)
1915.141Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 5.2 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.); Unframed: 4.9 x 4.1 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. BakerCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Nathaniel Rogers (American, 1788-1844)
1942.1149Watercolor on ivoryFramed: 7.8 x 6.6 cm (3 1/16 x 2 5/8 in.); Sight: 7.3 x 6 cm (2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
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
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.880IvoryOverall: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman Carrying a Parasol
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1963.541IvoryOverall: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)Gift of Miss Clara Benes in memory of Mr. and Mrs. W. Dominick BenesCCCC0
Comb with Devi and Attendants
Ceylon, 17th-18th century
1966.148IvoryOverall: 10.6 x 9.3 cm (4 3/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Gift of Robert RoussetCCCC0
Carved Vase with Liner
Japan, 19th century
1975.1028IvoryOverall: 25.1 cm (9 7/8 in.)Gift of Linda RobbCCCC0
Carved Vase
Japan, 19th century
1975.1028.aIvoryOverall: 25.1 cm (9 7/8 in.)Gift of Linda RobbCCCC0
Dancing Man with Fan
Japan, Edo Period
1947.654IvoryOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Boat with Six Passengers
Japan, 19th century
1947.670IvoryOverall: 7.6 cm (3 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Tengu Travelling as a Priest
Japan, Edo Period
1920.493IvoryOverall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Man with Brush and Lantern
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.388IvoryOverall: 4.5 x 4.1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Kneeling Boy with Base
Japan, 20th century
1945.203IvoryOverall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Kneeling Boy
Japan, 20th century
1945.203.aIvoryOverall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Base for Kneeling Boy
Japan, 20th century
1945.203.bIvoryOverall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
The Mask Maker
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1119IvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
The Parasol Vendor
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1120IvoryOverall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Foo Dog
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.393IvoryOverall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Dachsund
Japan, 20th century
1945.217IvoryOverall: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18IvoryOverall: 5.2 x 4.2 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Delia White©
Box
China, 20th century
1922.18.aIvoryOverall: 5.2 x 4.2 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Delia White©
Box (lid)
China, 20th century
1922.18.bIvoryOverall: 5.2 x 4.2 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Delia White©
Elephants
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.342IvoryOverall: 75.9 cm (29 7/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Man Carrying Another Man
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.389IvoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Man Carrying a Large Vegetable
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1122IvoryOverall: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Elephant
Japan, 20th century
1945.213IvoryOverall: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.883IvoryOverall: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Japanese Man with Rake and Japanese Woman with Broom (pair)
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1006IvoryOverall: 7.8 x 2.9 cm (3 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Japanese Man with Rake
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1006.1IvoryOverall: 7.8 x 2.9 cm (3 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Japanese Woman with Broom
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1006.2IvoryOverall: 7.8 x 2.7 x 2.9 cm (3 1/16 x 1 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Alligator
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.373IvoryOverall: 68.3 cm (26 7/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Quail
Japan, 20th century
1945.220IvoryOverall: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Card Case
Japan, 20th century
1945.221IvoryOverall: 9.5 x 5.7 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Man with a Drum
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.387IvoryOverall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.882IvoryOverall: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.881IvoryOverall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
People in a Rickshaw
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.385IvoryOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, 20th century
1979.84IvoryOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Gift of Dorothy M. Bell©
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
Small Male Holding Fish
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1008IvoryOverall: 5.2 x 2.9 cm (2 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Chess Pieces: King and Queen
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1007IvoryOverall: 10.5 x 3.9 cm (4 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Chess Piece: King
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1007.1IvoryOverall: 10.5 x 3.9 cm (4 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Chess Piece: Queen
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1007.2IvoryOverall: 9.9 x 3.5 cm (3 7/8 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Christ
France, 17th century
1917.290IvoryOverall: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)Gift of Auguste RodinCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, 5th Century BC
1924.879IvoryOverall: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bird
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.372IvoryOverall: 17.7 cm (6 15/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Side-Blown Trumpet
Equatorial Africa, Cameroon; Fang, 19th century
1998.93IvoryOverall: 38 cm (14 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Man Carrying a Basket of Fish
Japan, 20th century
1945.207IvoryOverall: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Netsuke with Demon Bathing
Japan, Meiji period
1920.490IvoryOverall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Hairpin
Greece, first half 5th Century BC
1924.878IvoryOverall: 13.9 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Tusk
China, 19th century
1918.133IvoryOverall: 62.2 cm (24 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Henry A. EverettCCCC0
Procession with Four Figures
Japan, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1984.1121IvoryOverall: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. WeirCCCC0
Small Sword
China
1992.393Metal blade, ivory handleBequest of Maud Eells Corning©
Small Sword
China
1992.393.aMetal blade, ivory handleBequest of Maud Eells Corning©
Sheath for Sword
China
1992.393.bIvoryBequest of Maud Eells Corning©
Woman Carrying a Basket
Japan, 20th century
1945.204IvoryOverall: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Man with Dice
Japan, 19th century
1947.668IvoryOverall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Fan
China, 20th century
1937.453IvoryOverall: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Martha H. Jennings©
Knife and Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700Metal blade, ivory handleOverall: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.); Blade: 10.9 cm (4 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Knife
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700.1Metal blade, ivory handleOverall: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.); Blade: 10.9 cm (4 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fork
Italy, 18th century
1916.1700.2Metal end, ivory handleOverall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); without handle: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bracelet
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, 20th century
1916.538IvoryDiameter: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.); Overall: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Three Figures
Japan, Early 20th century
1939.392IvoryOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Laurence H. Norton, Robert C. Norton, and Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton©
Man and Serpent
Japan, Early 20th century
1984.1123IvoryOverall: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. David R. Weir©
Fan
China, Qing dynasty
1942.489IvoryOverall: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Woman with Bridal Headdress
Japan, 20th century
1945.206IvoryOverall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Woods©
Two Wrestlers
Japan, Edo Period
1947.661IvoryOverall: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Gaming Table
Germany, Mainz, 18th century
1953.284Wood and ivory marquetryOverall: 78.7 x 94 x 54.6 cm (31 x 37 x 21 1/2 in.); Part 1: 92.1 x 54 x 2.6 cm (36 1/4 x 21 1/4 x 1 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man, Possibly Sir Soulden Lawrence
John I Smart (British, 1741-1811)
1940.1219Watercolor on ivory in an amalgam frameFramed: 4.4 x 3.8 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.); Unframed: 3.2 x 3.1 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Tea Pot
Svend Weirauch (Danish) and 1 other
1987.167Silver and ivoryDiameter: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.); Overall: 15.3 x 15.1 cm (6 x 5 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank A. Sturgis©
Book-Shaped Reliquary
circle of Master of the Registrum Gregorii (German)
1930.741Ivory, silver: gilded, pearls, rubies, emeralds, crystals, onyx, cornelian, oakOverall: 31.6 x 24.4 x 7.5 cm (12 7/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Part 1: 17.8 x 14 cm (7 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Imperial Framed Miniatures
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918) and 2 others
1966.458Gold, jade, rubies, diamonds, gouache, ivory, glassOverall: 15.3 x 5 x 5 cm (6 x 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Framed Miniature: Portrait of Czar Nicholas II
House of Fabergé, (Russian, 1842-1918) and 2 others
1966.458.1Gold, jade, rubies, gouache, ivory, glassOverall: 15.3 x 5 x 5 cm (6 x 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Teapot
firm of Thomas Hayter (British) and 1 other
1984.48Silver and ivoryOverall: 16.5 x 27.7 x 10.7 cm (6 1/2 x 10 7/8 x 4 3/16 in.)Gift of Vera G. Kinsler in honor of grandchildren Garth and Stephanie RobinsCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in Blue
Peter Cross (British, c. 1645-1724)
1941.554Watercolor on vellum in original ivory frameFramed: 9.2 x 7.3 cm (3 5/8 x 2 7/8 in.); Sight: 8.2 x 6.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Sauce Boat
firm of E. Dragsted (Danish) and 1 other
1987.166Silver and ivoryOverall: 9 x 21 x 9.9 cm (3 9/16 x 8 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank A. Sturgis©
Tea Urn
Henry Greenway (British)
1988.156Silver and ivoryOverall: 47.3 x 26.1 x 25.6 cm (18 5/8 x 10 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)Bequest of Dorothea Wright HamiltonCCCC0
Japanese Man Holding Fruit
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1003Ivory, pigmentOverall: 10.5 x 3.9 cm (4 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Large Male Netsuke
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1005Ivory, pigmentOverall: 3.9 x 2.3 x 2.9 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Portrait of a Man
Switzerland, Neufchatel, mid-19th century
1925.759Watercolor on ivoryOverall: 2.6 x 6.7 x 8.6 cm (1 x 2 5/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Ball-Butted Miquelet-Lock Pistol
Causasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1918.70Steel, silver, gold inlay, leather, ivory ball buttOverall: 44.4 cm (17 1/2 in.); Barrel: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.); Bore: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portrait of Catherine Clemens and Her Son, John Marcus Clemens
Richard Cosway (British, 1742-1821)
1941.552Watercolor on ivory in a gold and split pearl frameFramed: 9 x 7.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in.); Sight: 8 x 6.1 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China
1947.579Wood and ivoryOverall: 56.8 cm (22 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Baton
Unassigned, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1992.1046Wood, ivoryOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Bequest of Russell and Rowena JelliffeCCCC0
Small Male Drummer (Missing Drum)
Japan, Tokyo, Ginza
2000.1004Ivory, pigmentOverall: 3.9 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Henry B. Andrews©
Opium Pipe
China
1947.600Wood and ivoryOverall: 59.4 cm (23 3/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Portrait of Maria Wilhelmine, Countess Thun-Hohenstein
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1942.1142Watercolor on ivory in an ormolu frameFramed: 22.4 x 17.5 cm (8 13/16 x 6 7/8 in.); Unframed: 17.5 x 12.7 cm (6 7/8 x 5 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Daoist Immortal He Xiangu
China, Qing dynasty
1976.60Boxwood with stained ivory baseOverall: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
John I Smart (British, 1741-1811)
1949.546Watercolor on ivory in a gold frameFramed: 5.5 x 4.2 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/8 in.); Unframed: 4.9 x 3.7 cm (1 15/16 x 1 7/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China
1947.603Wood and ivoryOverall: 54.4 cm (21 7/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Coffee Service
Tiffany & Co. (American, New York, est. 1837)
1975.114Silver inlaid with copper and gold, ivoryOverall: 21.5 x 12.6 cm (8 7/16 x 4 15/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial Fund©
Ivory Tusk Vases
Japan, 19th century
1986.1150Carved ivory, pigmentOverall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.); Base: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. LurieCCCC0
Ivory Tusk Vase
Japan, 19th century
1986.1150.1Carved ivory, pigmentOverall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.); Base: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. LurieCCCC0
Ivory Tusk Vase
Japan, 19th century
1986.1150.2Carved ivory, pigmentOverall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.); Base: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. LurieCCCC0
Fan
Europe, first half 19th century
1960.265Ivory, painted paperOverall: 25.9 cm (10 3/16 in.); Spread: 46.4 cm (18 1/4 in.)Gift of Helen HumphreysCCCC0
Frame with Portrait Miniature of Princess Yusopov
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918)
36.2019Silver, ivory, watercolorOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)©
Opium Pipe
China
1947.594Ivory with silver repoussé decorationOverall: 52.8 cm (20 13/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Opium Pipe
China
1947.596Ivory with repoussé decorationOverall: 55.9 cm (22 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Brise Fan
Italy ?, 18th century
1993.72Ivory, metal pinOverall: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.); Spread: 35.3 cm (13 7/8 in.)Gift of the Robert Weil FamilyCCCC0
Portrait of Ivan Grigorevich, Count Chernyshev
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1942.1141Watercolor on ivory in a later gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
studio of Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1949.545Watercolor on vellum in original turned ivory caseDiameter of frame: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.); Sight: 6.4 x 5.1 cm (2 1/2 x 2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Opium Pipe
China
1947.599Brass, ivory, pottery and copperOverall: 48.3 cm (19 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore Warner©
Fan
India
1916.330Carved and gilded ivory set with turquoiseDiameter: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Opium Pipe
China, 19th century
1947.588Wood with ivory and silver decorationOverall: 55 cm (21 5/8 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Portrait of the Hon. Anne Annesley, later Countess of Mountnorris
Richard Cosway (British, 1742-1821)
1942.1138Watercolor on ivory in a gold frameFramed: 9 x 7.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in.); Unframed: 8.3 x 6.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Self-Portrait
John I Smart (British, 1741-1811)
1952.95Watercolor on ivory in a gold frameFramed: 7 x 5.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.); Unframed: 6.9 x 5.4 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Scent Bottle
Continental, mid-19th century
1916.339Ivory with gold and silver mounts set with jewelsOverall: 7.7 x 2.6 cm (3 1/16 x 1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Saint Peter of Alcántara
Pedro de Mena (Spanish, 1628-1688) and Workshop
2009.81Painted wood, with ivory and glassOverall: 72.2 x 32 x 32 cm (28 7/16 x 12 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Brooch
Robert Ebendorf (American, 1938-)
1981.78Silver oxidized black, silver, ivory, tantalum with gold foil detailOverall: 5.1 x 5.1 cm (2 x 2 in.)Gift of Thomas J. Weisz©